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 inviting applications from experienced cancer nurses with an RN (child or adult) qualification to apply for the role as Junior Sister/Charge Nurse on our ward that is dedicated to the care of young people with cancer aged between 14 and 24 years of age.
You will need to demonstrate the desire to work with teenagers and young adults with cancer, and have some experience of working with young people. You will have extensive post registration experience in an oncology or haematology setting, and be competent in venepuncture, and IV drug and chemotherapy administration.
You must have the ability and flexibility to work in both the 8-bedded inpatient ward and day unit area.
You will have potential to further develop leadership and management skills. In return we will provide you with the support and resources you need to succeed in this position.
Closing date: 4 June 2020
Why choose Cambridge University Hospitals?
Benefits to you
- Our values and reputation for outstanding care
- Opportunities to experience a range of specialities
- Career and development opportunities
- Preceptorship and mentoring programmes delivered by a dedicated clinical education support team
- Research experience and opportunities
- Lovely location and quality of life
- Excellent schools/colleges and transport links (road, rail and air)
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, and day nurseries.
For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.
Please note if you would like to discuss the required hours of this role further, you should approach the contact given. In some cases alternative working hours will be considered.
We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.