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Staff Nurse Cath Lab

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Cardiology
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 per week
Job ref
382-CAR50-20
Site
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Town
Blackpool
Salary
£24,907 to £30,615
Closing
02/06/2020 23:59

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is ideally situated just a forty five minute drive from Manchester. The Trust provides services to the 440,000 residents of Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre and North Lancashire, as well as specialist tertiary care for Cardiac and Haematology patients. We employ more than 6,500 staff, have approximately 900 beds and have a planned turnover in excess of £410m for 2017/2018.

As one of the United Kingdom’s largest coastal resort, Blackpool has plenty to offer its residents – it’s not just a good place to work; it’s a great place to live. In addition to its bustling centre and historic seafront, the town is world famous for its many attractions, including the famous Blackpool Tower. Blackpool also offers a number of scenic cycling routes round our local parks and across the surrounding countryside, as well as boasting panoramic views of the coast on its picturesque Promenade. Further afield, Blackpool also benefits from less than three-hour connections via rail to Edinburgh in the north and London in the south.

Our strategic vision for 2020 is:

As a high performing Trust, operating as part of an integrated care system, we will provide high quality, safe and effective care. This will be achieved in a financially sustainable way, through our skilled and motivated workforce”.

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals encourages flexible working in all our roles to support staff in maintaining healthy home-life balance.  Working patterns such as; part time working, self-rostering, compressed hours, annualised hours, term time, reverse term time and flexitime working can be explored.  We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application forms this request and discuss these options at interview

 


We have an exciting opportunity for a band 5 Staff Nurse to join our highly skilled and motivated workforce on the Cardiac Catheter Labs.

The Lancashire Cardiac Centre provides heart and lung treatment for the people of Lancashire, Cumbria and beyond in facilities designed with patient focus in mind.

The £52m centre, based in Blackpool, is one of the biggest developments that Victoria Hospital has seen in its history. We specialise in procedures such as

  • Coronary Angiograms
  • Coronary Angioplasty
  • Electrophysiology Studies
  • Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
  • Cardioversions
  • Pacemakers
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Transoesophageal Echocardiogram (TOE)
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) closure
  • Left Atrial Appendage

 

We also rota a 24 hour on call service for Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

We require a passionate and motivated individual who enjoys learning new skills in a very well supported environment.

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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

For any questions or to arrange an informal visit please contact Stephanie Pellatt on 01253 952434 or send an email to stephanie.pellatt@nhs.net