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Nurse Practitioner (Ophthalmic Emergency Care)

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 Hours per Week
Job ref
£30,401 - £37,267 PA
20/06/2019 23:59


The award winning Ophthalmology Outpatient Department HRI has vacancies for a dynamic and highly motivated Nurse Practitioner to join our progressive Acute Referral Clinic Team. We are dedicated to providing a high standard of patient focused care using up to date technology in a well-equipped purpose built modern facility.

We actively support professional development and successful candidates will have the opportunity to gain specialist ophthalmic knowledge and skills to deliver patient care to adults and children with a diverse range of chronic and acute eye conditions. Successful candidates will also have the opportunity to expand their scope of professional practice and participate in a variety of interesting nurse-led clinics.

Candidates must demonstrate commitment to the delivery of high quality patient focused care, and be able to work effectively within the multi-disciplinary team in order to promote service needs. Evidence of clinical and professional development, participation in evidence-based practice and an ability to work under own initiative is required. Excellent communication skills are essential.

At least 2 years previous Ophthalmic experience at band 5 or 6 is essential.

** Salary relates to year 2 of 3 year NHS pay deal


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 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

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Katy Rutter - Ophthalmic Outpatient Sister on 01482 816655.