Nursing Assistant - Scoliosis Service
NHS AfC: Band 2
- Trauma & Orthopaedics, Spinal Services
- NHS AfC: Band 2
- Fixed term: 9 months
- Part time: 22.5 hours per week
- Royal Stoke University Hospital
- Stoke on Trent
- £18,005 - £19,337 pa pro rata
- 24/01/2021 23:59
If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)
Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join our Scoliosis Service!
We have a new Nursing Assistant role within our Scoliosis Nursing Team. This new post will support the existing Scoliosis CNS and support nurse to help and support patients with Spinal deformities throughout their journey both pre and post operatively.
Main duties of the job
There will also be requirements for the post holder to undertake some administrative duties as part of their role so knowledge of IT system and general IT skills are required.
This post is to cover maternity leave
Working for our organisation
The UHNM NHS Trust covers Royal Stoke Hospital in Stoke on Trent and County Hospital in Stafford. Royal Stoke a large acute teaching hospital, with a Turnover of £360 million. Located in Stoke on Trent and Stafford, UHNM is close to the M6, within commuting distance of culturally diverse major conurbations, such as Manchester and Birmingham and surrounded by rural pleasures, including the Peak District National Park.
Each year Royal Stoke cares for over 600,000 people providing emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care. It is a leading teaching hospital in partnership with Keele University and has a patient-centred clinical research facility providing state-of-the-art facilities.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For more information on working for the Trust, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.
For more details on the post, please contact Lisa Vincent (details below)
Qualifications / Training
- GCSE A-C Maths & English
Skills & Experience
- Experience within the acute care setting
- IT skills
- Knowledge of spinal deformity service
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.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Lisa Vincent
- Job title
- Scoliosis Nurse Practitioner
- Email address
If you have problems applying, contact
University Hospitals of North Midlands - Royal Stoke
Stoke on Trent
- 01782 671437 (internal 71437) or VOIP Tel number: 01782 228396 ext 108396