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Spec Peri-operative Practitioner (XR06)

Job Description

Band 6 Specialist Perioperative Practitioner

Are you dynamic, innovative and experienced practitioner wishing to join the Yorkshire Heart Centre team covering both Adult and Paediatric Cardiac Services based within both Jubilee Wing and Moynihan Theatre Departments, which incorporates a Major Trauma Centre along with many specialist surgical departments?

If, so an exciting opportunity has arisen within Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust to join a busy 24 hour committed team providing specialist patient care.

This post would suit someone who would embrace the values of the Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS trust known as the Leeds Way - Patient Centered, Fair, Collaborative, Accountable and Empowered.

Band 6 Role

This exciting opportunity has arisen within the Cardiac Team for 3 Band 6 positions. Working closely with the Team Leader you will be providing business continuity, expert clinical leadership and supervision of the team.

The role includes coordinating team daily, ensuring effective communication is maintained at all times, providing support to qualified and unqualified staff within the department.

This post would suit someone who is wishing to progress their career to the next level of clinical leadership. They will be supported by the Team Leader and Deputy together with your peers and will be expected to contribute to the quality, performance, governance and financial aspects of the role.

This is predominately a young team with the opportunity to develop or use existing mentorship skills with regular student placements.

A full induction package will be offered as well as the support of the Team leader and peers who will assist the successful candidate during their introductory period.

Leeds is a very vibrant city offering a variety of Entertainment, Shopping/Activities. It allows for easy access to the wonderful Yorkshire Dales and Moors

Enquires to Susan Bateman - Team Leader on  ( Phone number removed ) , ( Email address removed )

Peter Winnard - Haley- Deputy Team Leader on  ( Phone number removed ) , ( Email address removed )

Mark Dixon - Theatre Matron on  ( Phone number removed ) , ( Email address removed ).

Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust is pleased to announce that it has received the Bronze Award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme, helping to actively promote SaBRE - Supporting Britain’s Reservists and Employers. Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust has provided its statement of intent to support all defence personnel and we welcome all applications to work for Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust.

IMPORTANT - Please ensure that you read & understand the document: 'Essential Information on Applying for Jobs at Leeds Teaching Hospitals' prior to submitting your application for this post.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics. Reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled applicants where required. If you require any reasonable adjustments please contact the recruiting manager immediately.

NOTE: This vacancy may close before the advertised closing date (without further notice) if sufficient suitable applications are received.

If you are successful in being offered a position which involves working with patients, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The level of check required is dependent upon the position that you have applied for. The Trust will administer the DBS check on your behalf and will recover the cost (Enhanced £48 or Standard £30) from your salary over a 3 month period (including Internal staff). You will also be required to participate in the DBS Update Service and pay the £13 cost per year. This is a condition of your employment and will need to be renewed annually. For Band 1 roles the Trust will pay the cost of the DBS checks and refund to you the cost of the update service. DBS checks for volunteers are free.

Please ensure your application is submitted with a valid email address for your referees in order to minimise delays in the recruitment process. If you have any questions about the process please contact the Recruitment Service on (0113) 2065980.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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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