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Asthma Nurse Specialist

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Respiratory Medicine
NHS AfC: Band 6
Part Time 15 hours per week
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£26,565-£35,577 per annum, pro rata
20/02/2018 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 Respiratory Medicine Department is in an exciting position to recruit an Asthma Specialist Nurse. You will be joining a small team of experienced staff working across both our inpatient and outpatient settings.

As the post holder you will be working as part of a multidisciplinary team specializing in respiratory medicine. You will run nurse-led clinics for adults with asthma whilst providing supervision of practice, education and support for patients, carer’s and clinical colleagues.

We are focused on investing and developing our staff professional which ensures that our patients get a first class quality service. If you are keen to work with a dynamic team, proud of the high standards of care, we would like to meet you.


As post holder you must: 

- Be a registered nurse on appropriate part of the NMC register

- Have an extensive post-registration experience and significant experience must be in specialism

- Have experience of mentoring, supervision, teaching and assessment

- Have an appropriate Degree

- Be an effective communicator


Hours of Work: Part Time 15 hours per week 

Opening Date for Applications: 6th February 2018 

Closing Date for Applications: 20th February 2018 

Interview Date: 2nd March 2018 



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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

Sarah Harper, Senior Asthma Specialist Nurse - 01603 289707,

If you have problems applying, contact

01603 287578