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Respiratory Nurse Specialist - Lung Health Check

Band 6

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Respiratory Nurse Specialist
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (8am - 20:00 Monday to Saturday.)
Job ref
356-20-2672930
Site
Castle Hill Hospital
Town
Hull
Salary
£31,365 - £37,890 pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
27/10/2020 23:59

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust with 1293 beds and an annual budget of £481 million. The Trust supports a variety of tertiary services and is a Major Cancer Centre and Major Trauma Centre and Specialist Severe Asthma Centre. The East Riding of Yorkshire is a very popular place to live. It extends to several well-known East Coast resorts as well as containing the Yorkshire Wolds and Yorkshire Moors. The cost of living is significantly lower than elsewhere in the country making it an excellent place to achieve a good work/life balance.

The current lung health check team consists of respiratory nurses, Health Care Assistants alongside administration staff. We are proud as a team to look after our staff and support them through their developing career.

Hull has been chosen as one of the ten sites in the UK to rollout targeted lung health screening to improve survival rates of lung cancer. The roll out has the potential to reach around 600,000 people over four years detecting approximately 3.400 cancers and saving hundreds of lives across the country.

With this exciting opportunity to participate in this national programme, Respiratory Nurses are a key component to delivery of lung health checks provided across sites within the city.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Joanne Thompson

ARAS/LungHealth Check Manager

joanne.l.thompson@hey.nhs.uk

01482 674362