Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.
The Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.
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We are looking for an Urology specialist nurse/practitioner to join the Urology nursing team at the Urology Out Patient Department at the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. You will be joining a team of specialist nurses who provide a service for patients who have been referred to learn Intermittent Self Catheterisation/Dilatation, Meatal Dilatation, Stoma care or may require a bladder instillation treatment. We also run a clinic for men with Erectile Dysfunction following treatment for bladder or prostate cancer.
You will be expected to promote a high quality service that provides specialist care, information, support and management to patients, their families and carers whilst promotion self-care, health and wellbeing.
Our service aims to provide specialist care for patients both in the out patient setting, on the ward and occasionally in the home environment. You will receive a period of orientation and supervision in order to complete the competencies for each clinic and you will be part of a 4 person team, delivering these interventions. We are also committed to developing you educationally and are supportive of you undertaking academic development if you wish too. There are masters’ modules in Urology practice as well as aspects of advanced practice available.
The service operates Monday to Friday 8-4.
Interviews will be held on the 6th March 2019.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Koran Gray ( Email address removed ) or [Click here to apply]
No unsolicited recruitment agency telephone calls or emails.
Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period. If you currently hold a contract of employment with the Oxford University Hospitals, this will not apply. This statement does not apply to Medical staff or Executive Appointments.
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