An exciting opportunity is available for two nurses to join the Breast Care team and advance their knowledge in this speciality for a fixed term/secondment of 12 months.
The successful applicants will work as part of the multi-disciplinary team, alongside healthcare professionals. Providing information about diagnosis, treatment options, specialist support and information, to both patients and their family and carers throughout their cancer treatment and follow up care. The CNS role provides a link and point of contact for patients and their family and act as a designated key worker.
To be responsible for assessing individual care needs and developing, implementing and evaluating plans of care for all breast patients in accordance with agreed policies and professional guidelines
To provide nursing support to the Breast Team
To participate in and monitor quality assurance procedures to maintain the breast service in line with national targets and standards.
To work flexibly to meet the needs of the service
The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust can offer you great career prospects and a fantastic work-life balance. Situated in one of the most attractive parts of the country with dramatic countryside and bustling towns we have state of the art facilities, supportive friendly teams and excellent professional development opportunities.