Dermatology Sister/Charge Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Division D - Dermatology
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division D
£26,565 to £35,577 p.a. pro rata
25/02/2018 23:59



Come Nurse with us….
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest teaching Trusts in the country. It comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital. We provide accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge and regional and national specialist services. It’s a great place to nurse, work and live.

You will work on a vibrant hospital campus with a friendly community feel; we have excellent facilities to practise your skills and abilities to support your career pathway and development. Our values of Together – Safe, Kind, Excellent support the delivery of outstanding care. We have a fully electronic patient record system that is improving health-care quality; this is transforming services, improving patient safety and clinical outcomes.

We are looking for a confident and dynamic individual to assist with the clinic management needed run a dermatology service. This is an opportunity for someone who has dermatology skills looking to progress within leadership/management or someone with existing team management skills looking to specialise in dermatology.

Good IT skills are required as we use a variety of different software platforms. You will manage a team and be required to provide cross-cover other team management in collaboration with the theatre and phototherapy sisters.

Existing dermatology skills is desirable, however, full training can be provided to work within our autonomous nurse led areas clinics, phototherapy and theatres.

These areas will require an individual to become confident at skin assessment and implementing a care plan. There will be the occasional lone and off-site working. Excellent communication skills are required to provide patient education to people with acute and chronic skin disease. A keen eye for detail and the ability to cope well under time pressure is required for our photodynamic therapy, patch test, day treatment and UVA/PUVA phototherapy services.

This advert closes on 25th February 2017.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.

Why choose Cambridge University Hospitals?

• Our values and reputation for outstanding care
• Opportunities to experience a range of specialities
• Career and development opportunities
• Research experience and opportunities
• £1000 Welcome Subsidy on commencement and up to a further £3000 loan to support your resettlement and contribute towards a deposit or first months’ rent subject to eligibility
• Lovely location and quality of life
• Excellent schools/colleges and transport links (road, rail and air)

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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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