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Clinical Nurse Specialist

Band 6

Main area
Cardiac Rehabilitation Service
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 Hours Week
Job ref
Royal Derby Hospital
£30,401 - £37,267 pa
23/05/2019 23:59
Interview date

There has never been a better time to come and work at University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust.  The Trust was formed on 1 July 2018 to bring together our five hospitals – in Derby, Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth – to provide the highest quality care to patients across southern Derbyshire and south east Staffordshire. 

With over 12,000 members of staff you can expect huge variety and new opportunities every day! Our staff go above and beyond and take pride in caring for our patients.

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust is fully committed to promoting inclusion, equality, diversity and human rights in employment and delivery of its services.  The Trust is committed to providing an environment where all employees, patients, carers and visitors experience equality of opportunity by means of understanding and appreciating the value of diversity.

As a Trust we promote an inclusive environment and welcome applications from a diverse pool of talent and backgrounds. All individuals are valued and given every opportunity to succeed based on merit.

Join us and help make a real difference to our Trust.

Here’s more about the role and what we’re looking for; 

Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust would like to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic Nurse Specialist to join our established Cardiac Rehabilitation Service.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse with a high level of knowledge of cardiovascular disease (CVD) to deliver clinical expertise in providing care to patients in all aspects of secondary coronary heart disease.

You will be a Specialists Nurse with substantial recent cardiology experience to work as part of our established cardiac rehabilitation team. You should also have demonstrable proven practice working experience within a cardiac rehabilitation setting, and be able to work independently; demonstrating advanced clinical communication, leadership and organizational skills.

This role comprises supporting cardiac patients and their carers throughout their care pathway from acute admission to delivering group based cardiac rehabilitation in acute and community settings.

This post also involves delivering cardiac rehabilitation programmes in the community setting and requires the post holder to drive a car.

Closing Date: 23 May 2019

Interview Date: 6 June 2019

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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

Tracey Ralph or Rachael O'Hara on 01332 785597 or email

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Team, Workforce Management
Training Centre
Rehab Block, Level 3
Royal Derby Hospital
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01332 786652