Macmillan Acute Oncology Nurse Specialist

Band 6

Main area
Cancer
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
151-RB363-C
Site
Wexham Park Hospital
Town
Slough
Salary
£27,893 - £37,259 pa incl HCAS
Closing
30/11/2017 23:59

Frimley Health is a Trust where great care and great careers go hand in hand. We’re three hospitals working closely with each other and with the communities we serve in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Buckinghamshire  - our organisation has brought Heatherwood and Wexham hospitals into the fold of Frimley Park Hospital and its wider community services.

You’ll find the highest standards of clinical excellence across our locations and a friendly, supportive, open culture that brings everyone together. For our team it means a great day-to-day working experience – in a Trust with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future. The investment and changes ahead make this an exciting place to be. You can play your part in delivering exceptional patient care, while continuing to grow, develop and progress through first class learning and training.


We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated nurse to support the Acute Oncology service within Wexham Park hospital.

The successful applicant will work as part of a well-established dynamic multi disciplinary team who provide specialist advice for the diagnosis, management, treatment and on-going care and support of cancer patients. You will also be involved in supporting and advising members of the health care teams with the hospital.

Ideally you should have experience of caring for patients with cancer. You will be fully supported to develop your knowledge and skills in cancer and acute oncology through a well-structured development plan and the support of a mentor.

Applications for this post are invited from nurses who have experience at a senior level. You should also have a degree/or be committed to working towards this. You should have an oncology qualification or be committed to work towards this and have excellent communication skills. You should be committed to continuing education.

We offer a friendly and challenging working environment with a strong commitment to personal professional development.
Willing to work weekends and bank holidays essential for the future.

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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 an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please telephone Francesca Lis Acute Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist on 07827984683

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01753 634392