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Clinical Nurse Specialist in Rheumatology

NHS AfC: Band 7

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NHS AfC: Band 7
37.5 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
nhs jobs
£37,570 - £44,606 per annum excl HCA
02/06/2019 23:59

Whittington Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

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An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Rheumatology Team at Whittington Health London. We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated specialist nurse to join our rheumatology multi-disciplinary team. Rheumatology experience is essential and the successful candidate will be involved in running nurse led outpatient clinics and assessing, planning, monitoring and  implementing high quality evidence based care and advice to a variety of rheumatology patients.

The post holder must be able to work autonomously and feel confident in decision making within their scope of practice. A high standard of professionalism, patient education and knowledge of autoimmune conditions and treatments is required.

You will be able to demonstrate strong leadership, organisational skills and communication skills. The post holder will be liaising with a multi-disciplinary team comprised of Consultants, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Pharmacists, Clerical staff, Infusion Suite team, GP’s and homecare teams.

We aim to provide an innovative integrated service in compliance with the visions and values of the Trust.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Rheumatology Secretaries

0207 288 5259/5740