Nursing - CKD Nurse Specialist

  • Department Renal Nursing
  • Salary £30,401.00 – £37,267 per annum
  • Closing Date 25/02/2020
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford; Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 6
  • Job ref 223-CKD-080
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full time 37.5 hours (will consider part time)
  • Telephone 01743 261092

This is a very exciting opportunity to work within a newly created team of specialist nurses to develop and work within a service to provide education, support, and management for patients with CKD under the nephrology services in the Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Hospital Trust. This will include the patient'sĀ education and support as their CKD progresses as well as preparation for transplant, dialysis or conservative management including progression to their end of life care.

The post holder will work under the guidance and support of the Lead CKD Nurse specialist but will be expected to lead, develop and work clinically within an agreed area such as preparation for dialysis, anaemia, and conservative management. This will include collaborative working with Consultant Nephrologists, GPs and Primary Care teams as well as other renal speciality nurses.


Further details / informal visits contact

Renal Matron, Rachel Bowen : rachel.bowen2@nhs.net

Home Therapies Manager, Elaine Gibson: elaine.gibson10@nhs.net, 01743 261092

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