Exciting opportunities has arisen for enthusiastic, experienced and dynamic senior nurses to join the Colorectal Specialist Nurse Team based at Colchester Hospital. We have a permanent position and fixed term position to cover maternity leave available.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge and experience in colorectal surgical and oncology nursing as well experience of working with patients who have a stoma. The right person will have the passion and drive to provide high quality patient-centred care, promoting excellence through teamwork and evidence-based practice.

This is a challenging and demanding role and requires a proactive, self-motivated, dedicated person who is capable of managing complex care pathways across multiple agencies and services to ensure the highest quality of care and service delivery for all patients. You will have excellent communication skills, be able to manage your own work load and have problem solving skills. You will be an excellent team player but equally able to work autonomously.

Band 6 developmental roles would be considered for applicants who do not currently fulfil the specification for a band 7 post. This will be assessed as part of the interview process.

Please note this vacancy may close early if we receive a sufficient number of applications, therefore please submit your application as soon as you can.

For further details / informal visits contact: Abigail Hardy, Clinical Nurse Specialist, [email protected], 01206 744270 or 01206 742356