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Nursing Assistant

Band 2

Main area
Oncology/Heamatology
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (Monday-Friday at present)
Job ref
356-22-4567548
Site
Castle Hill Hospital
Town
Hull
Salary
£20,270 - £21,318 pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

Job overview

The outpatient unit has a vacancy for an enthusiastic nursing assistant to join a progressive nursing team who provide care for patients with cancer with a variety of needs.

The department is a state of the art unit, treating oncology and haematology patients. The outpatients floor cover medical consultations,  and day unit treatments.

In addition to our fantastic state of the art building we also invest in our staff and offer comprehensive ‘in-house’ training and recommended pathways for further education, relevant to the care of cancer patients.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with previous Health Care experience who have the ability to work flexibly, organise and prioritise workload and communicate at all levels.

Good communication skills and the ability to work with a multidisciplinary team are essential, as patients are cared for between ward and clinic areas.

The successful applicant must be willing to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service.

All posts are rotational at present throughout the outpatients and Day Unit within the Queens Centre

 

Working for our organisation

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust strongly encourages new starters to have the Covid-19 vaccine. However, it is not a mandatory requirement to work for us.

HUTH has two main sites: Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital with an annual budget of approximately £500 million. The Trust employs around 11,000  staff and serves an extended population of 1.25 million, delivering a number of outpatient services from locations across the area.

The Trust’s secondary care service portfolio is comprehensive, covering the major medical and surgical specialties, routine and specialist diagnostic services and other clinical support services. These services are provided primarily to a catchment population of approximately 600,000 in the Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area.

HUTH provides specialist and tertiary services to a population of 1.25 million extending from Scarborough in North Yorkshire to Grimsby and Scunthorpe in North East and North Lincolnshire respectively. 

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

For further details with regard to this vacancy opportunity, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Person specification

experience

Essential criteria
  • dealing with people in a care setting
Desirable criteria
  • experience in NHS in a care setting
  • Experience in the cancer care setting
  • phlebotomy
  • outpatients setting

qualifications/skills

Essential criteria
  • good written application
Desirable criteria
  • english qualification

motivation

Essential criteria
  • desire to work in the cancer centre

Employer certification / accreditation badges

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Samantha Pickering
Job title
Sister
Email address
Samantha.pickering3@nhs.net
Telephone number
01482 461113