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Registered Nurse - General Outpatients - Huntingdon

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
5 Jun 2024

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Band 5
Contract Type
Part Time
Are you an experienced Registered Nurse with a background in Outpatient care? Do you bring a proactive, forward-thinking attitude to delivering exceptional service for our patients?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Staff Nurse to join our outpatient team.

You will be working in a team primarily based at Hinchingbrooke Hospital covering a variety of specialties including ENT, plastics, Urology, General Medicine / Surgical clinics and minor surgery.

Please note, we are only able to accept applications from those with a live NMC pin or UK Nursing Students awaiting their pin. We are unable to support OSCE at this time.

Main duties of the job

This is an excellent opportunity to:
  • Join a motivated team
  • Develop new skills
  • Be an innovator for new services
  • Enhance your nursing experience In return we can offer you training, support of a well-developed team.
  • The hours of work are flexible around the needs of the service between 8.30 a.m. and 6.30 p.m., Monday to Friday but may include weekend work as required.

About us

We are dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusivity within our workforce and warmly welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, with a particular emphasis on encouraging those from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities, as well as candidates from our local area.

As part of our commitment to supporting our employees we offer a range of benefits including:
  • Generous annual leave entitlement starting at 27 days and increasing to 29 days after five years of service and 33 days after 10 years of service, in addition to the national Bank Holidays (pro-rata for part time staff)
  • Membership of the NHS Pension Scheme:
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Enhanced hourly rates for unsociable hours e.g. night shifts, weekends, bank holidays
  • Opportunities for career development and training to help you progress in your role
  • Wellbeing support and activities to promote a healthy work environment
  • Access to our in-house physiotherapy service
  • On-site canteens offering subsidised meals
  • Subsidised staff parking (currently free)
  • Free Stagecoach Bus Travel to and from work within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

We strive to create a supportive and inclusive workplace where employees feel valued and empowered to excel in their roles. Join us and become part of a team dedicated to making a positive difference in our community.

Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Maintain clinical credibility to act as a role model and take a lead role in the patients journey.
  • Deliver high quality evidence based care.
  • Take responsibility for the day to day management of a team of staff
  • Ensure that patient care remains a priority in the inter-professional environment of the Outpatient Department.
  • Be professionally accountable for your actions and omissions.
  • Share best practice with colleagues and the wider MDT
  • Ensure practice is continually reviewed and developed, in liaison with the OPD Manager, Deputy Sister, Matron and Practice Development team.

Please see Job Description for further information

Person Specification

Education and Qualifications


  • oRegistered Nurse
  • oEducated to GCSE level standard incl. Maths and English
  • oMentorship Pathway or Equivalent (997/998)



  • o12 months post qualification experience in Hospital or Primary Care


  • oPrevious Outpatient Clinic Experience



  • oKnowledge and understanding of Clinical Governance
  • oKnowledge of current clinical evidence based practice
  • oKnowledge of current professional issues related to nursing


  • oNHS Outpatient Services

Key Skills


  • oAbility to operate effectively as part of a team
  • oAbility to act as a role model and mentor
  • oAbility to use of IT patient tracking and administration systems
  • oMotivated and enthusiastic with ability to meet set targets, often working under pressure
  • oFlexible approach to work


  • oVenepuncture, ECG, Dressings



  • oAble to demonstrate behaviours consistent with the Trusts

Employer details

Employer name

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust


Hinchingbrooke Hospital

Hinchingbrooke Park


PE29 6NT

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