Nursing - Nursing Assistant

  • Department Gynaecology
  • Salary £18,813.00 – £20,795 per annum
  • Closing Date 14/11/2019
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 3
  • Job ref 223-GNA-599
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours 18 hours per week
  • Contact Lesley Stokes - Gynaecology Services Ward Manager
  • Email
  • Telephone 01952 641222 ext 5404

**Subject to confirmation of Agenda for Change banding**

Due to service expansion the Gynaecology Outpatient Services are pleased to offer an individual the opportunity to join our team as a Band 3 Gynaecology Nursing Assistant.

This is an exciting time to join us as we are expanding into some GP practices within Shropshire.  The successful candidate must have their own transport and be able to travel between The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford and The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, as well as the GP practices.

The successful candidate will be supported in learning new skills such as supporting the doctor during an examination and taking biopsies.  Once all competencies have been completed the individual will be working within a team to carry out some gynaecology day case procedures.  The postholder will have responsibility for assembling different types of equipment while maintaining a sterile area, checking samples have been collected and labelled correctly with the trained nurse and contributing to the organised flow of clinics.

Good communication and organisational skills are essential for this role as is the ability to work independently and within a team.  The successful candidate will be exposed to a number of learning challenges and expected to complete a competency document.

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