Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Come and join us at Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Not only is it a great place to work; it's also a wonderful place to live. The town has great transport links, a bustling quay and some of the best beaches in England. You’ll also have easy access to the Dorset countryside, renowned for its areas of outstanding natural beauty and the spectacular Jurassic Coast, ideal for sports and outdoor activities.
Poole Hospital is one of the largest employers in the region and highly regarded across the NHS, consistently featuring within the top twenty per cent in both national patient and staff satisfaction surveys. We pride ourselves on positive team work, professional development and support staff to reach their fullest potential. All of this is underpinned by our unique philosophy, The Poole Approach, which pledges that we will strive at all times to provide friendly, professional, person-centred care with dignity and respect for all.
This is an exciting time for our staff, following a recent review of healthcare services in Dorset which will see major changes to the way healthcare is provided. As one of the two acute NHS providers in the east of the county, our services will be closely linked to those provided at the Royal Bournemouth & Christchurch Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. We’re working in close collaboration to deliver excellent emergency and planned care over the two sites, for the people of east Dorset.
Poole Neonatal Unit is a level 2 unit with 4 Level 1 cots, 6 level 2 cots and 10 level 3 cots. We care for babies of 27 weeks gestation and above.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner to join our dynamic team at the Poole Hospital NHS Trust. This post will provide an excellent opportunity to consolidate neonatal experience. This fixed term post is due to commence as soon as possible for a period of 12 months.
The successful applicant would work with Advanced Neonatal nurse practitioners (ANNP’s) team contributing to the Tier 1 of the rota. They are directly supported by the consultant Neonatologist during day time and on site Paediatric registrars out of hours.
There is excellent scope to develop and consolidate neonatal skills. For further details see the job description and job specification for the post.
Please note: if this job requires you to have a DBS check to enable you to properly fulfil the requirements of the job, on appointment you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining a DBS check and this amount will be reclaimed from your salary.
Closing date: 14th November 2018
Provisional Interview date: 20th November 2018
For further details / informal visits contact:
Daniel Lockyer ext 01202 448217
Dr Peter McEwan ext 8676
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