London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.
Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:
We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.
Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.
These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.
London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and dynamic individual to join the cancer services team as a Senior Nurse. Serving a population of over 930,000 the Trust’s cancer activity is comparable to designated cancer centres, so if you thrive on a challenge and feel you can make a real difference to the care of cancer patients, this post may be for you.
Across LNWH our vision is clear; we aim to deliver cancer services that are patient centred and responsive to the needs of our local patient population. LNWH provides a range of services including tertiary referral centre for complex colorectal cancer and head and neck cancers, level 3 hemato- oncology service on Northwick Park site and a level 1 POSCU. We provide onsite outpatient chemotherapy to a range of common cancers and work collaboratively with local cancer centres: Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Mount Vernon Cancer Centre.
Working alongside the Trust Lead Cancer Nurse, applicants are invited to apply for the post of Senior Nurse Cancer Services to support the integration and transformation of cancer services and to continue the development of a responsive and innovative cancer nursing workforce.
Our strategy is patient centred, focused on delivering high quality, safe integrated clinical pathways to achieve excellent clinical outcomes and patient experience. We are committed to advancing the scope of nurse led services including self-management /risk stratified follow up and telephone clinics that improve access and reducing waiting time for patients.
We are looking for an exceptional individual with vision and energy to provide clinical leadership and service development to cancer services across the trust. You will be expected to provide supervision and leadership to the nursing team across all sites. You will work in partnership with the clinical and operational team to shape and deliver the strategic vision of cancer services.
You will have substantial cancer nursing experience (Solid tumour and /or haematological oncology) and a proven track record in implementing and sustaining change. You will lead with high visibility and possess a natural resilience for staff support and education. This post will provide excellent career progression opportunities in innovation and service improvement.
We are looking for an innovative, forward thinking Senior Cancer Nurse with drive, initiative and determination linked to deep and broad knowledge of cancer service.
London North West Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre.
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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Macmillan Trust Lead Nurse Cancer & Palliative Care
& End of Life Care
Tel: 020 8869 2546 or email: Joan.Klein@nhs.net