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Tameside Dialysis Unit - Renal Medicine
Band 5
Part time: 1 x 25 hours a week
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Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
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Tameside Renal Satellite Dialysis Unit
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum (pro rata)
30/09/2020 23:59
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Staff Nurse- Tameside Renal Satellite Dialysis Unit

Band 5

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 23,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

Are you a registered nurse looking for a new challenge? If so, this is an ideal opportunity for you to join our dialysis team at Tameside Renal Satellite Dialysis Unit within Specialist Medicine at Manchester Royal Infirmary.

This is an exciting time for Renal services at MFT. Our vision is to create a range of high quality renal dialysis care that makes use of the latest technology and based in modern community settings wherever possible. Over the past 12 months work has taken place to transform renal dialysis services across Manchester, Tameside and Glossop, Stockport, South Trafford and East Cheshire.

All units will be equipped with the latest dialysis machines with enhanced safety features, along with new IT systems to deliver greater capacity, extra dialysis stations, high water quality, electronic dialysis records, and ensure a safe and comfortable environment for our patients and staff. The central dialysis hub at Manchester Royal Infirmary will continue to support the dialysis needs of those patients who may require more intensive dialysis or clinical management. The unit is open 6 days a week - closing on Sundays and closing overnight.

We aim to support dialysis patients in their choice of flexibility and independence, which will result in better health, fewer medications and less lifestyle restriction imposed by conventional schedules.

We offer excellent prospects for career development and the chance to learn unique skills in an interesting and dynamic area of nursing, as well as the opportunity to actively participate in quality initiatives to continually improve the service we provide, join us and you could soon be directly influencing the patient experience.

We strive for excellence and play a major role in advancing renal care nationally, whilst Nephrology nursing provides a rare opportunity to care for people with chronic complex conditions and influence positive outcomes. You can expect training that will enable you to become competent in haemodialysis, together with your own structured personal development plan, a supportive Education team and comprehensive mentoring in the workplace.

You need to have a passion for delivering outstanding care.

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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

Mr Joyappa Subbegowda-Ponnappa, Ward Manager Tameside Renal Satellite Dialysis Unit on or 0161 922 4303

Emily Raybould, Renal Matron on or 0161 276 4416

If you have problems applying, contact

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Resourcing Coordinator
Cobbett House
Oxford Road
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