Dermatology Clinical Nurse Specialist - Cancer

NHS AfC: Band 7

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NHS AfC: Band 7
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Ormskirk DGH
£31,072 - £40,964 (£26,041 - £34,876)
29/05/2017 23:59

Working for Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust offers all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life.

We have miles of unspoilt coastline on our doorstep, attractive commuter towns, picturesque villages and stunning countryside all within easy reach. Excellent transport links mean the vibrant, historic city of Liverpool is only a short journey away. Shops, bars, restaurants, museums, galleries, a World Heritage listed waterfront and, of course, two Premiership football teams makes this a destination for travellers from across the world.

The University of Liverpool has awarded us the status of University Clinical Education Centre in recognition of the high standard of training provided for students on placement to the Trust.

We pride ourselves in providing safe, clean and friendly care, and recruit to our SCOPE values. We also offer a range of family friendly options to staff. You can see what some of our staff have to say about working with us and learn more about our area and what we do by clicking on the youtube videos in the 'further links' section.

Please note that all successful applicants to non-medical positions will be subject to a six-month probationary period.


We are pleased to offer this opportunity for an enthusiastic dermatology nurse to join our Dermatology Team as Cancer Nurse Specialist. The team provides local care and treatment and works closely with specialist MDTs for Dermatology and Plastic Surgery.

The post is for a full time Skin Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist. If you are already working within the Dermatology or Oncology environment and are looking to develop your skills you are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should have experience within dermatology, knowledge of the cancer nurse role and how the specialist nurse provides advice and support to patients and families, throughout their care pathway.

The role of the post holder will be to provide clinical assessment and follow up of cancer patients including; provision of holistic needs assessments, provision of on going support through health and wellbeing clinics and in skin cancer prevention awareness programmes for the local population.

No smoking policyAge positiveDisability confident employer

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

For more information and an informal visit please contact Chris Corfield via the switchboard on 01704 547471 or Kath Higgins on 01704 704444

If you have problems applying, contact

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