Haematology/Oncology Nurse

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Basingstoke, UK
08 Nov 2019
08 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides services through its three hospitals in Andover, Basingstoke and Winchester. We provide all general hospital services for planned and emergency care as well as specialist services.

Staff Nurse - Haematology/Oncology

Do you aspire to start or develop a career in cancer care nursing?
We are a specialised 11 bedded unit focusing primarily on the treatment of haematology patients.

We are offering the opportunity to develop both your knowledge and clinical skills whilst providing high quality care to our patients.

What opportunities await you on Wessex Ward?
  1. The opportunity to gain an accredited chemotherapy administration qualification through Oxford Brookes University (funded by the Ward).
  2. The opportunity to gain the expert knowledge in delivering chemotherapy and the care of patients after treatment.
  3. You will be expertly guided by a team of highly qualified, experienced nurses and doctors who will support and guide you throughout your learning.
  4. You will gain knowledge in accessing central venous access devices e.g. picc lines.
  5. The opportunity to further your haematology and oncology knowledge via an organised programme of learning.
  6. This role will open doors for you into many career options with career progression opportunities.

What is the future of cancer services within Basingstoke Hospital?

Now is a great time to join the Wessex Ward team! This year plans are going forward for a brand new transplant room.

As well as this there are plans for a new purpose built cancer centre on the horizon for HHFT, so now is the right time for you to join the team.

Full time and part time positions available.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Eimear McAleennan

Wessex Ward


( Email address removed )

Our commitment to you:

We are committed to equality and diversity in both the provision of our services and how we recruit and manage our staff. Applications are encouraged from everyone with the necessary attributes for the job, irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity.

The paperwork:
  • Shortlisted candidates will be contacted at least 5 working days before the scheduled interview date. All communication is via the e-recruitment system and we advise all candidates to regularly check your emails including junk mail folders in web-based email products.
  • All new staff will be subject to a probationary period covering their first six months in post.
  • In compliance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016, all applicants must be able to communicate fluently in English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed as part of the selection process.
  • Note to vacancy advertisers: Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust operates a strict process regarding the advertising of vacancies, details of which may only be reproduced with the written permission of the person authorised by the Trust to place the advert. Any orders obtained via unsolicited routes (including individuals not so authorised) will not be paid and the circumstances will be reported to our counter fraud specialist.

This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. If you intend to apply you are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.

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.

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