At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team.
Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:
People-focused: We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.
Respect: We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.
Integrity: We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.
Dedication: We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.
Excellence: We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital.
Fixed term contract/ secondment opportunity for 13 months**
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals is a level 3 Neonatal Unit providing medical and surgical care within a managed clinical network.
As a teaching hospital with close links to the University of East Anglia, the unit has a strong research base with robust governance and risk processes. Providing both the junior and more experienced Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioners with numerous opportunities for development.
As post holder, you will:
- actively participate in teaching and supporting more junior members of the ANNP team
- provide holistic care for the sick and/ or low birth weight neonates and his/ her family, including high technology management using advanced clinical skills as part of the multidisciplinary team
- act as a support and resource to the Neonatal Unit and assist in facilitating the education of all members of the neonatal multidisciplinary team
Hours of work: Shift work to include evenings nights and weekends
**If you are considering applying for this post on a secondment basis, please discuss with your Line Manager prior to applying to ascertain whether this could be supported.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Julie Mullett, Senior Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner on ( Phone number removed ) or email ( Email address removed )
The Job Description (which includes a Person Specification) provides a full outline of responsibilities and requirements for this role. Please use your supporting statement to demonstrate how you meet the person specification.
DBS: If this post involves working with children or vulnerable adults the application form will ask for information regarding previous convictions as you will be required to undertake a Criminal Record and Barring Check known as a DBS check.
If you are a new employee or registering with the Staff Bank you will need to meet the cost of this unless your salary is less than point 9 of AfC.
NHS Service: Should you be appointed to the post we will need to establish any previous NHS service via the ESR IAT and we will accept the submission of your application as your agreement to this.
Tier 2 Sponsorship – (not apprenticeships): We are pleased to consider applicants who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK but it is unlikely that we would be able to appoint if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available.
UK Registration: You will need to have current UK professional registration where this is a requirement of the role.
Application: Following candidate feedback and to reduce our dependency on paper, all our communication with you regarding your application will be by email so could you please check your e-mails (and Spam) regularly.
We value equality in our team and recruit from all sections of the community. We recognise there is a wealth of talent among people who have a disability and if you meet the minimum criteria detailed in the person specification and have a disability, you may wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme by indicating this in the relevant section on your application.
We look forward to receiving your application and if you do not hear within the next four weeks this will usually mean that you have not been short-listed. However, if you wish to confirm this please contact the person indicated on the advert.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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