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Assistant Eye Bank Co-ordinator

NHS AfC: Band 5

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NHS AfC: Band 5
Part Time: 36 hours per week
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Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum, pro rata
28/05/2018 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.


We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.


We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.


We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.


We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.


We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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The Eye Bank is an integral part of the Nationwide Corneal Retrieval Service and potentially contributes in excess of 350 high quality corneas a year. 

We are looking to recruit a committed and enthusiastic individual to join our team as Assistant Eye Bank Co-ordinator . The post requires a diploma (or higher) level of qualification and experience in teaching and training and an understanding of tissue retrieval services and its challenges.

Under the direction of the line manager, as post holder you will :

- assist in planning, developing, managing and maintaining an effective regional eye retrieval service. Travel across the region is required on a regular basis

- promote eye donation and maintain links with health and other professionals, to the media and to the general public.

 - assist with promoting and encouraging a Team Approach to all Human tissue Donations within NHS throughout the region.

Hours of work : 36 hours per week. 

Eye donations occur 7 days / week.  You will be required to work regular weekend and participate in on-call work.

Opening Date for Applications: 15th May 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 28th May 2018

Interview date : Monday 2nd July 2018

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Applicant requirements

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

Lisa Knights - Eye Bank Co-ordinator

tel : 01603 288495

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If you have problems applying, contact

01603 287578