Working for The Royal Marsden

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Play Specialist

NHS AfC: Band 4

Main area
Nursing
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
282-C7122
Employer
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
The Royal Marsden, Sutton
Town
Sutton, Greater London
Salary
£23,809 - £27,022 pa inc
Closing
11/12/2018 23:59

Are you passionate about caring for children and their families in a challenging and new environment?

We are looking for a registered Health Play Specialist who has a wealth of knowledge and experience working with children in the hospital environment. You must have a recognised qualification and experience working in the hospital setting. You will be preparing and supporting children and their families during procedures as well as playing with the children and providing activities for self-directed play.

The royal Marsden NHS Trust is a world leading cancer centre, specializing in diagnosis, treatment, care, education and ground breaking research into new therapies and treatments. We have an international reputation for high quality care and cutting edge treatment we provide.

The environment is challenging, exciting and supportive, and facilitates the development of specialized skills. You will enjoy working as part of a highly skilled and motivated team that includes nurses, doctors, AHPs, psychological support services, social care, education teams and healthcare assistants. Our commitment to ongoing staff development and support of a modern career framework is apparent through the variety of educational opportunities available and clinical support offered by our specialist practice educator.

At the heart of everything we do is the patient and those important to them.

Interviews to be held on 22nd November 2018.

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

For further information about this post or to arrange an informal visit please contact  Tanya Turner on 0208 642 6011 ex 1425 or E mail tanya.turner@rmh.nhs.uk.

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Support Team
Telephone
01629 690825