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AAU - Ward 5B
Band 5
Full time or Part time
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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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John Radcliffe Hospital
£24,907 - 30,615 per annum/ pro rata
14/08/2020 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Staff Nurse

Band 5

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.


Many of our recruitment programmes use Value Based Interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significant difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit



Staff Nurse: Band 5  £24,907 - 30,615 per annum (plus supplements if required to work unsocial hours or weekends)

Full and part time hours available.

The Ambulatory Assessment Unit (AAU) is a rapidly developing service based at the John Radcliffe Hospital. We recently moved to a newly buit expanded area dedicated area for Ambulatory Care.

The AAU provides ambulatory alternatives to admission by offering rapid access to consultant led multidisciplinary management that is equivalent to inpatient management looking after ambulatory, frail and older patients. We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic Nurses to join our friendly and dynamic team.

The successful applicant will be pro-active and motivated to assist in providing the highest standard of care to our patients possible. While treating our patients with dignity, compassion and respect. You will need to demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to work within the AAU team. The post holder will have responsibility for triage of patient referrals, timely patient interventions and discharge. Development opportunities are available and can be discussed at interview. 

Closing Date: 14th Aug 2020

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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 Raymond Atienza-Hawkes - Charge Nurse - - 221812