A vacancy has arisen for a full time Band 6 Deputy Sister on the Fernhurst medical day unit.

The Fernhurst Day Unit is a 21 chair nurse-led outpatient providing outstanding care and treatment to patients undergoing Systemic Anti-Cancer Treatments (SACT) and supportive treatments.

We are looking for candidates who have experience of working with patients receiving SACT and supportive medical treatments and are working towards or have achieved a relevant nursing degree. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate good organisational and leadership skills, be resourceful, motivated and able to manage the day to day running of the busy unit.

The successful applicant will be supported in the role and in their professional development by the Band 7 Senior Sister and Matron for Cancer Services. Staff working in the unit are encouraged to continue their professional development undertaking such courses as Non-Medical Prescribing, Advanced Physical Assessment Skills for Nurses and Blood Product Prescribing.

If you are passionate about making a positive impact on patients in your care and in influencing and developing services within the unit then please contact us and arrange an informal visit prior to applying for the position.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Trish Flint
Job title: Senior Sister
Email address: [email protected]
Telephone number: 01243 788122 Ext 35417