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Deputy Matron

NHS AfC: Band 8a

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NHS AfC: Band 8a
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
The Royal Marsden
£51,383 - £57,596 pa inc
26/06/2019 23:59

The Royal Marsden is a centre of excellence with an international reputation for ground-breaking research, complex major surgery and pioneering the very latest in cancer treatments and technologies. At the Royal Marsden we have a distinct set of values that define what we are and how we behave. 

Our values encompass showing kindness and compassion and putting our patient care first, offering ideas for improving the quality and safety of services and supporting others in new ways of working, taking responsibility for personal and team performance and priorities and striving to ensure quality of services and make the best use of resources. We strive for excellence in all that we do and encourage professional development for all staff.

The role of Deputy Matron is pivotal in supporting the delivery of our high standards care to all patients, their family and significant others. We are seeking a highly motivated nurse or cancer nurse leader who will work in collaboration with Matron - Patient flow, consultants and dedicated multi-professional team. You will clinically and professionally lead nurses and support staff in Admissions and Pre Assessment, Clinical Site Practitioners, Day Surgery and Discharge, facilitating patient flow throughout the organisation across both the Chelsea and Sutton Site. The successful candidate will have excellent clinical, operational and oncology skills. Significant experience in a senior healthcare management role is essential at a minimum of band 7. If you are highly driven, share our vision and are seeking an exciting opportunity we look forward to your application

No smoking policyStonewall equality policy. Equality and justice for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people.Disability confident employerCare quality commission - Outstanding

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

Wendy Gill (Matron)

Contact number: 02086426011 ext 1473

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