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Sussex Community Dermatology Service - Rainham Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Dermatology and Phototherapy nursing team of our community dermatology service based at Rainham Healthy Living Centre, Sittingbourne Community Hospital , Rochester Healthy Living Centre, Balmoral Gardens Healthy Living Centre ‚Äď Gillingham and Springhead Health ‚Äď Northfleet, which provides Consultant led clinics to the local population. We are currently seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic registered trained nurses to join the team.

About the Service

Sussex Community Dermatology Service (SCDS) is a busy community dermatology service stretching across Coastal West Sussex, Surrey, Horsham, Mid Sussex, West and North Kent. We are an independent healthcare provider of NHS dermatology services. The clinical team consists of consultants and GPwSIs as well as registered trained nurses and health care assistants. The service aims to ‚Äėsee and treat‚Äô patients during their initial appointment in order to avoid the patient having numerous follow-up appointments. The clinical services available to the patients within our service include day surgery, minor operations, patch testing, photodynamic therapy, skin prick tests and phototherapy. The team is committed to individual learning, professional development and strives for excellence in patient care. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will enhance this reputation and promote high standards of clinical care and assist the clinical team in the service and delivery of the dermatology service to all patients.

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate should be able to work within a professional team environment. They will be highly patient focused, demonstrate a proactive approach to professional development and be committed to the development of the service. Experience in dermatology, phototherapy and minor surgery would be beneficial, but for the right candidates full training will be given. The successful candidates will be supported by the clinical team however they must be able to show initiative and flexibility when working with clinicians or in nurse led clinics. The successful candidate will need a full driving licence and their own car.

If you are a compassionate nurse with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and a commitment to high standards of patient care then we would love to hear from you.

Qualifications and Skills

Essential – NMC Registered Nurse (RN/Adult/Child)

Eligible to work within the UK

Evidence of relevant education/experience

Comprehensive knowledge of outpatient processes and procedures

Excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate in a sensitive, sympathetic manner with tact and understanding of patients’ needs

Experience of using email and MS Office

Ability to work under pressure as well as plan and prioritise care for patients

Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken including listening skills

Flexible and positive attitude towards role

Ability to work proactively within a team as well as independently

* Please note we are an independent provider of NHS services and therefore do not adhere to NHS annual leave or agenda for change payscales*

Full time hours: Mon – Fri (37.5 hours per week), some Saturdays will be required

Part time hours: 15 hours+ considered, some Saturdays will be required

Reference ID: CB-Jul20

Part-time hours: 15-37.5 per week

Salary: £21,128.00 to £35,577.00 /hour

Clinical Nurse Specialist Dermatology (Band 6)

Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust

Closing Date: 3 August 2020

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Frimley Health’s expanding Dermatology team for a Specialist Nurse with Dermatology knowledge and experience of delivering Dermatology treatments.

Our established Dermatology Team provides a variety of services in a Nurse led outpatient setting,  including Phototherapy/ Photo Chemotherapy, Photodynamic Therapy and Patch testing.

This role provides a great opportunity to be actively involved in developing and enhancing of our Dermatology Nurse led services, whilst continuing to grow and develop as a professional.

In this role you will work closely with the Clinical Nurse Specialist and wider Dermatology team as well as working independently.

There’s never been a more exciting time to build your career at Frimley Health, one of the country’s largest and most respected hospital trusts

As well as delivering excellent general hospital services to local people, we provide specialist heart attack, vascular, stroke, spinal, cystic fibrosis and plastic surgery services across a much wider area. We also run outpatient clinics and diagnostic services from Aldershot, Farnham, Fleet, Windsor, Maidenhead, Bracknell and Chalfont St Peter.

Recently we have invested £150m in new facilities to create the best environments for our patients and staff. Our projects include new state-of-the-art Emergency Assessment Centre at Wexham Park and a newly planned care hospital in Ascot.

Our three core values, and the behaviours that support them, guide everything we do and set out what we expect of our staff in the way they treat patients, visitors, service users and each other. So whether you use our services or are just visiting you can expect us to be Committed to Excellence, Working Together and Facing the Future.

If you have a passion for clinical excellence, patient care and your own career development, you’ll feel at home at Frimley Health. Whether you want to broaden your expertise, strengthen your skills or make the move into management. It’s one of the reasons our staff consistently rate us among the best places to work in the NHS.

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.

Band 7 Dermatology CNS

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Our innovative Nurse-led Dermatology Service is looking for a motivated Clinical Nurse Specialist to join our team.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and forward thinking individual, used to working autonomously and as part of the multidisciplinary team, with previous experience in the specialty to join our team and to be instrumental in the further development of dermatology and plastic surgery services at Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

You will be supported by the Nurse Consultants and Lead CNS and join an ever expanding team of nurses delivering independent and patient-centered care to their patients.

As an Independent Prescriber, you will be monitoring patients undertaking biologic and systemic treatment for their chronic disease. You will be trained to deliver our unique holistic and patient-centered care model. Where applicable, you will have the opportunity to perform minor surgery.

You will have an interest in research & development and will work closely with the Nurse Consultants/ Lead CNS  in taking services forward.

You will be a registered general nurse with appropriate experience and/or qualifications. This includes good interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently when necessary. The role is demanding at times but extremely rewarding.

What we can offer you?

  • Opportunity to work in an innovative nurse led dermatology service
  • The opportunity to develop highly specialist knowledge, experience and skills with a leading acute care provider
  • The opportunity to work in an Organization that highly values specialist nursing.
  • The challenge of complex and varied work
  • A variety of employee benefits including access to a range of salary sacrifice schemes and health and well-being services

Our Cluster is proud of its forward thinking, quality focused ethos and consider operational management a key element to successfully delivering high quality clinical care.

The post is full time, and may require flexible working.

The qualification, training & experience requirements for the role are underlined in the Job Description/Person Specification.

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a thriving Foundation Trust at the heart of an integrated healthcare system which provides a full range of diagnostic and treatment services.

Out of the top six London Trusts, Kingston is the only District General Hospital: the others are teaching hospitals. Overall, the hospital lies 15th nationally and in 2018 we were proud to be the first acute Trust in London to be awarded an overall Care Quality Commission ‚ÄėOutstanding‚Äô rating. The Hospital is based about 12 miles from the centre of London with good transport links into the capital and in a beautiful and historic part of the country.¬† It lies very close to Richmond Park and is close to Hampton Court Palace and Kempton Park, and the River Thames.

Interview Date: 24/8/2020 am

Clinical Nurse Specialist in Medical Dermatology

Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital

Do you have a high level of experience as a senior band 6 nurse or above and are you passionate about working in Dermatology? Would you like to progress and develop your already advanced clinical knowledge and skills working within a supportive integrated service?
This post will be based within an already well established team. We are looking for an individual who has a background in dermatology as this will be a great opportunity for a nurse who would like to consider a future career in this domain. As a team we provide a wide range of services supporting both general and tertiary specialist dermatology clinics for adult patients with severe dermatological conditions. The service extends to provide support to dermatology in-patient admissions, day treatment admissions and medicines management nurse led clinics.  Please note we would also welcome applicants with a tissue viability background too.

Senior Sister Dermatology

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust

Closing Date: 12 July 2020

Main area: Dermatology
Grade: Band 7
Contract: Permanent
Hours: Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref: 387-M-1697-JJ
Site: UHBW
Town: Bristol
Salary: £38,890 Р£45,503 pa
Closing: 12/07/2020 23:59

There really has never been a more exciting time to join us; University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and Weston Area Health NHS Trust have merged together to be come one organisation. Our newly merged Trust has a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff, aiming to deliver exceptional local services for local people and specialist services across the South West and beyond. Together, we form one of the largest NHS trusts in the country.

Love life? You will love Bristol and Weston. We are University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Trust (UHBW); recently rated ‚ÄėOutstanding‚Äô by the CQC for the second time in a row and the largest teaching Trust in the South West of England.

The Bristol Dermatology Centre (BDC) is a major provider of specialist Dermatology services in the South West Region and is part of the Division of Medicine at UHBW.

We are looking for a Sister, with strong Dermatology experience, to join our fast-paced department.

The successful candidate must have good leadership skills with some managerial experience. They will be driven and motivated with a passion to provide high quality, efficient care. They will also have the ability to communicate well with the whole range of colleagues in a talented multi-disciplinary team to deliver dermatological care to the population of Bristol, Weston and the surrounding area (core catchment population approximately 400,000).

The Bristol Dermatology Centre provides services for inflammatory skin conditions and skin cancer. We also provide the main teledermatology service in the locality integrating with referral and treatment pathways.

It is an exciting time to join us, as we have plans to build a new cutting-edge facility, a development which will match our progressive vision for the future of the service.

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is CQC rated Outstanding. As one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West, we have over 13,000 staff, over 100 different clinical services. Working in ten hospitals across Bristol and Weston, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond.

Our hospitals are based across Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, meaning you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone’s throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, with easy access to all that the South West has to offer.

UH Bristol and Weston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

To comply with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 all applicants must be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed at Interview.

IMPORTANT:

  1. Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. We may also contact you by texting the mobile number, if provided, on the application form. Due to high volumes of applications, vacancies may be closed before the closing date.
  2. As a guide interviews should usually take place within 3 weeks of the closing date.
  3. When providing employment reference details, please provide correct work related email addresses so references can be sought promptly when we are looking to progress your application. Your referee must all be known to you in a line manager or professional lead capacity.

Dermatology Clinical Nurse Specialist (Band 6/7)

The Dermatology Partnership

We are looking for qualified nursing staff throughout the south east to join our partnership of established and new clinics.

The Dermatology Partnership is a group of state-of-the-art clinics with a focus on delivering high-quality, medical, consultant-led dermatology consultations and treatments. A growing group, our sites are located around the South East with teams of Consultant Dermatologists, Aesthetic Doctors, Nurses and Therapists who deliver evidence-based advice and treatments grounded in good governance, which our patients can rely on.

As a group, we strive to be the best in everything we do, from the clinical expertise of our consultants, therapists and nurses, to the operational systems and processes that we introduce to support them.

There are currently 4 clinics in the partnership; we have ambitious plans for growth aiming to have 15-20 clinics within the partnership within 5 years.

Experience in assisting consultants in minor ops, phototherapy and patch testing is essential.  The successful applicant must be able to work as part of a team alongside the consultant dermatologists and administration staff.

To be considered for the role you should have studied at degree level and hold an appropriate specialist course in dermatology or have previous relevant experience.

Suitable applicants will also need to have substantive nursing experience working in a similar clinical environment at Band 6 – 7.