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Intestinal Failure Service
Band 5
Part Time - 22.5 hours per week
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Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
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£24,214-£30,112 per annum
26/06/2019 23:59
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Intestinal Failure Co-ordinator ****Internal Candidates only****

Band 5

Please note that this is INTERNAL VACANCY ONLY therefore only current employees of Nottingham University Hospitals NUH Trust will be considered for this post.

We have an exciting opportunity for an 0.6WTE operational services co-ordinator to join the adult Intestinal Failure Team on the QMC Campus on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will work closely with team members (comprising dietitians, consultants, nurses and support staff) to support the processes involved in discharging patients requiring home intravenous feeding from hospital to home. They will also work with the patients during their hospital stay to best support their home care needs, so will be expected to develop good rapport with people who have complex needs.  

The successful candidate will assist the team in supporting patients at home, acting as the recognised liaison point for the patients, Intestinal Failure Team and a range of internal and external agencies. The post holder will develop and maintain effective operational systems to support ongoing monitoring of service delivery against local and national standards and in support of robust performance and financial management. They will also have an active involvement in service improvement.

This advert will close when 30 applications have been received.

The successful candidate should be an enthusiastic and motivated individual who can communicate clearly in a variety of settings, has excellent IT and organisational skills, plus experience of working with people. Previous healthcare experience is desirable with a commitment to developing skills and experience in support of the delivery of excellent patient care and an effective and efficient service.

We are a large and friendly department of around 90 staff including assistants and technicians providing dietetic and nutrition support across all areas of the Trust and beyond. The Trust is committed to providing excellent nutritional care, led by its Nutrition and Hydration Steering committee

You will be given support to reach your full potential. As a service, we are committed to continuing professional development for all our staff through a range of opportunities that include recognised training courses, involvement in service development and audit. We have close links with the University of Nottingham, and take student dietitians for A, B and C placements.

Nottingham is a friendly city with excellent leisure facilities, shops and beautiful countryside within easy reach.  It has first rate transport links with its close proximity to East Midlands Airport and train services.


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Further details / informal visits contact

If you wish to discuss the post further please contact Anne How on 0115 9249924 Ext: 63231 or Joanne Daniels on 01159 249924 Ext: 71254