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Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioner

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
£43,742 to £50,056 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
19 Jul 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity to join General Surgery as a Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioner. We are a well-established team of Advanced Clinical Practitioners who have been a part of the General Surgical Division for over 10 years. You will be working as part of the Surgical Team providing face to face patient care, leadership, expertise, advice and support to the UECC, Surgical Assessment Unit and Surgical Wards ensuring the provision of high quality care from the first point of contact. Our Advanced Clinical Practitioners are expected to participate in teaching, service improvement, and audit and have opportunities to develop procedural skills and special interests. The successful Trainee Practitioner will be supported with fully funded training to obtain your MSc in Advanced Practice. We are keen to appoint a Trainee Advanced Practitioner with previous experience in a surgical background but are happy for applicants from wider nursing background to also apply. The successful candidate will be provided with a robust induction and personal development plan to meet their professional needs whilst working closely with all the ACP as well as Consultant Clinical Supervisor/Educator.

Main duties of the job

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience you will need, please look at the Job Description & Person Specification, so that you're more equipped to make an informed decision to apply. We are looking forward to hearing from you. Please contact for further information and/or to organise an informal visit.

About us

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust (TRFT) is a combined acute and community Trust serving our local population of around 270,000 people. Our vision is to always act the right way and be proud to provide exceptional healthcare to the communities of Rotherham.

As a Trust we are on a journey to excellence and our people and culture are at the heart of everything we do for patients. In the latest NHS Staff Survey, we are the second most improved Trust in England for would you recommend the Trust as a place to work?, and were one of the most improved for staff engagement overall.

But dont just take our word for it each year hundreds of colleagues receive nominations for our Excellence and Proud awards, showcasing our brilliant people and recognising their achievements. Our people make a difference to the lives of patients every day and we are proud of the improvements we are making.

All of our 5,100 colleagues are key to our improvement journey, and we are continuing to improve our services by upholding the Trusts values of Ambitious, Caring and Together. If you are passionate about making a difference, then please apply to join us on our journey to excellence.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached job description and person specification for full details of the role and responsibilities.

Person Specification



  • Current Professional Registration
  • Degree level qualification
  • Teaching/mentorship qualification
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development


  • Non-medical prescribing qualification (V300)
  • Current Advanced/Intermediate Life Support Qualification
  • Level 7 modules relevant to advanced practice/speciality



  • Please enter NMC pin



  • Excellent Communication skills with clear written and oral skills
  • Effective organisational abilities, supervisory skills, leadership and change management skills
  • Awareness of current health service priorities, national and local Nursing and quality agenda
  • Awareness of the advanced practice agenda and pathways



  • Demonstrate experience in a senior post
  • Experience in multi-disciplinary staff working
  • Experience of working with acutely ill patients
  • Experience of working independently
  • Experience in education of staff.

Employer details

Employer name

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust


Rotherham Nhs Foundation Trust

120 Moorgate Road


South Yorkshire

S60 2TY

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