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Band 8a
Full time
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Medway NHS Foundation Trust
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Medway Maritime Hospital
£40,428 - £48,514 per annum (pro rata)
31/08/2017 23:59
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Matron for Professional Standards and Practice

Band 8a



Are you committed to delivering the best of care through the best of people?

Band 8a £40,428 - £48,514 per annum (pro rata)
Interview Date: Week commencing 18th September

Medway NHS Foundation Trust is unique – undergoing transformational changes within the organisation that provides an extensive range of clinical services to a diverse population of approximately 400,000 across Medway and Swale.

We are pleased to announce that following a recent inspection by the Care Quality Commission we have exited special measures after ‘major improvements’. Medway NHS is now no longer rated as inadequate overall, with one area described as ‘outstanding’ and many others as ‘good’.

We are looking for a Matron who shares our ambition and vision to deliver the Best of Care by the Best People and has the drive to take us forward, by ensuring the Trust continues to be the first choice for patients and our staff.

This exciting role will help to drive forward to our clinical innovation and improvement clinical standards and practice. The successful candidate will help underpin the ‘Best Better Brilliant’ programme across the breadth of integrated medical care. You will be expected to liaise with internal and external stake holders to help develop forward thinking innovative clinical pathways and evidence based practice.

You will share our values and have our ambition to be the BEST!

To contribute to our exciting future and become part of our team, apply today.

Medway NHS Foundation Trust is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of vulnerable adults and children.

Medway Maritime Hospital is a smoke free site. Smoking is completely prohibited in all Trust buildings, grounds and car parks for patients, visitors, staff and contractors. This will ensure that the hospital is a better place to work and a better place for our patients to be treated.

*Please note any correspondence following application will be sent via the Trusts Resourcing Team.

No smoking policyPositive about disabled peopleAge positive

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 or to arrange an informal visit please contact;
Amanda Gibson - Senior Matron on 07919555020.
Rob Nicholls - Deputy Head of Nursing on 01634 833525.
Cliff Evans - Consultant Nurse on 01634 833047.

If you have problems applying, contact

ext 3521