Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialists

30 Oct 2012
30 Nov 2012
Job Type

Our clients, Hamad Medical Corporation, are seeking to a recruit a range of Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialists in the following areas

·         Breast Care

·         Haematology

·         Lung Cancer

·         Chemotherapy

·         Gynae-Oncology

·         Stoma Care

·         Head, Neck and Brain Cancer

The Cancer Programme in Qatar is an exciting and well-resourced initiative that aims to deliver world-class cancer care to the citizens and residents of Qatar. The Cancer Czar for Qatar is Professor Lord Darzi from UK. The CNS’s will be well supported by Catherine Gillespie, the Assistant Executive Director of Nursing (formerly Lead Cancer Nurse at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, UK).

To be a successful applicant, you will be an experienced, energetic and highly motivated graduate Registered Nurse with 3-5 years of senior nursing experience in a western tertiary centre of excellence. You will have a thorough understanding of the CNS role and a track record of achievement in developing and improving practice through role modelling, teaching and leading.

You must have proven competency in cancer care and be able to demonstrate a track record of positive working relationships with oncologists and the palliative care team. You will have an eye for detail and have exceptional written and verbal communication skills. You will be a flexible team player, an inspirational leader and command the respect of those around you. You will have a Bachelor’s Degree and a certificate in cancer nursing. You’ll ideally have or be working towards an MSc in Advanced Nursing Practice.

Salary: highly competitive package depending on skills, qualifications and experience. 3 year, renewable contract. The vast range of benefits includes: the opportunity to build your CV by gaining great clinical, teaching and practice development / change management experience; Generous Tax Free Salary; Free Accommodation and household utilities allowance; A travel allowance for getting to work; Free annual return flights; 40 Days Annual Leave + 12 statutory holiday days; End of Service Bonus that equates to 1 month for each year worked.

Please send your CV in confidence to: Professor Dickon Weir-Hughes, Principal Consultant by clicking on 'apply now.' For an informal and confidential discussion please call Dickon or Lauren (UK) 020 7833 8830 (Ireland): 01 671 5557 (USA): 312-988-4865


Please note; due to the high volumes of applications, if you do not hear from us within 7 days of your application, please assume that you have not been successful.