Colorectal Nurse Specialist - Leicester Hospitals

Helix Recruitment Limited
£28-34,000 + benefits
06 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As a Colorectal Nurse Specialist you'll work autonomously across University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, providing high quality patient care and support / training of HCPs. - Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individualised nurse care of the patient with a stoma or fistula. Work autonomously to provide clinical expertise and deliver safe and effective patient centred services for patients with a colorectal cancer and other related colorectal disease. Coordinate patient care across the clinical pathway in conjunction with the multi-disciplinary team. - Act as an expert resource for nurse staff involved in the care of patients with colorectal disease and those with stomas, providing support and guidance. - Liaise with the community and continuing care teams providing a seamless service between hospital and home. Attend colorectal outpatient clinics and be present at time of diagnosis for cancer patients. - Full-time permanent role working Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. No unsocial hours. COMPANY A well established, customer centred company that focuses on giving first class support to make a significant difference to patients' quality of life before and following stoma/ostomy formation. The company provides excellent training and is committed to ongoing employee development. REQUIREMENTS - In order to be considered you must be a Registered Nurse with at least two years' post registration experience, and expertise in colorectal / stoma / ostomy / patient care. - Clear and confident communication skills, with the ability to positively influence others. - Able to plan, implement and manage own time effectively; work autonomously and flexibly (following training) in order to meet patient and service needs. - NMC registered with a full UK driving licence. - Based a commutable distance to Leicester e.g. Coventry, Nuneaton, Loughborough, Hinckley, Rugby, Tamowrth, Kettering, Corby, etc. PACKAGE - Starting salary of £28,000 - £34,000, depending on experience. - 25 + 8 days holiday rising to 27 days after 5 years' service, contributory pension scheme, healthcare, child care vouchers, life assurance. Call, email or apply now for full details.
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