Oncology and Haematology Staff Nurse. Open evening, 23rd September
OPEN EVENING ON THE 23RD SEPTEMBER 2019, FROM 17:30 - 21:00 IN THE BOARD ROOM, AREA R, NGH. Please apply here for an interview that evening, or come along on the day! A very limited number of interviews are available. Here on Talbot Butler ward we are proud to care for both Oncology and Haematology patients. This is more than just cancer; we care for patients with a variety of different conditions, therapies and medicines, such as; sickle cell disease, chemotherapy, immunotherapy and iodine therapy, stem cell transplants and radiotherapy. Cancer care is the fastest growing area of medicine; constantly evolving and changing as advances in research progress. The Talbot Butler team are looking for someone who is motivated to progress and develop their skills. We are passionate about delivering a high standard of evidence-based, patient centered care. There are extensive opportunities to develop knowledge, skills and your career. Courses to learn to administer chemotherapy, to care for patients undergoing stem cell transplants, to identify and care for acutely unwell patients, and to care for those patients who are at the end of their lives, are all available. Attending these courses is encouraged; continued development within your role is a must in this department. Due to the nature of our ward, we often care for our patients for a significant length of time and so the ideal applicant must be able to build solid professional relationships with patients and their families. With this in mind you will need to exceptional communication skills, a supportive nature, empathy and an ability to problem solve whilst thinking outside the box. We work closely with all members of the multidisciplinary team, our cancer nurse specialists and the palliative care team therefore; you will build a great network that could open doors and facilitate career progression. The ward can be a challenging environment at times, but on Talbot Butler we work as a team and support each other as we strive to deliver outstanding high quality care to our patients and look forward to you welcoming you into the team. For further details / informal visits contact: Emma Cuthbert on __________________________________________________________________________ To deliver best possible care for our patients : * We put patient safety above all else * We aspire to excellence * We reflect, we learn, we improve * We respect and support each other __________________________________________________________________________ To apply for this post, scroll down to the bottom of this page and select "apply on line". In submitting an application form, you authorise Northampton General Hospital to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process should you be appointed to the post. Due to the high number of applications received we are unable to respond to each application individually. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date you have been unsuccessful in this application. For further information on nursing, apprenticeships, A&E or any other departments please visit our specific website or pages that are indicated on the right hand side of this advert. Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust recognises that staff of differing backgrounds and life experiences enrich our workforce and bring different skills and knowledge. We therefore encourage and welcome applications for our vacancies from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE VACANCIES PRIOR TO THE ADVERTISED CLOSING DATE WHEN WE ARE IN RECEIPT OF SUFFICIENT APPLICATIONS Disclosure and Barring Service Check This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions. UK Registration Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas .