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Matron - Neurology, Neurosurgery and Spinal Services

Band 8a

Main area
Neurology, Neurosciences and Spinal Services
Band 8a
37.5 Hours Per Week
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Queens Medical Centre
£40428 - £48514
25/02/2018 08:00



Neurosciences and Spines

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a band 8a Matron post for Neurosurgery, Neurology and Spinal Services. Nottingham University Hospital is a regional centre for these specialties and is one of the busiest centres in the country. The Neurosurgical and Spinal service has a strong reputation for training and innovation and the multidisciplinary team work closely together to ensure patients receive the best possible care and outcome. 

We are looking for a highly motivated professional nurse to undertake the role of Matron. You will have an extensive skill set in nursing management and leadership and be an effective communicator. You will be a positive role model and hold responsibility to support the developments of Clinical Governance and Service Improvement, modernise patient services and ensure the active involvement of patients and carers in the way services are developed, delivered and evaluated. 

You will be an integral member of the senior management team for the specialties, working alongside the Head of Service and Specialty General Manager. The post holder will be accountable for a number of wards; managing capacity and flow and the ward teams. As such leadership skills are a must. 

If you believe you have the right skills for the job, we would love to hear from you. 

The Matron will be based at QMC

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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

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sharon Saunders, Deputy Divisional Nurse


0115 924 9924 ext 66510

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0115 9691169 x76467