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The National Health Service Blood and Transplant Tissue Services are an integral part of the NHS. Our Tissue Donation Programme saves and radically improves hundreds of lives every year.
We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic NMC Registered Adult Trained Nurse, with significant post registration experience, to join our team of highly skilled Nurse Practitioners in our National Referral Centre for Tissue Donation.
Our team of expert Nurses are the primary resource for Tissue Donation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Being the first point of contact for the referral of potential tissue donors excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. In this role you will be using your clinical knowledge to assess potential tissue donors for their suitability to donate for transplantation. This will involve discussions with deceased donor families about donation and obtaining their consent for tissue donation. You will also have to liaise closely with other agencies such as coroner’s offices and hospital staff, in order to arrange potential donations.
Are you looking for an exciting and unique opportunity that will add to your existing knowledge? Can you work evenings and weekends within a seven day scheduled rota? Then we would like to hear from you.
In order to be shortlisted for interview you are required to contact us to arrange a visit to the National Referral Centre to see the unique and special role we serve within the wider NHS.
For informal enquiries please contact Colin Hincks, Deputy Manager, National Referral Centre on 0151 268 7184.
If you are interested in the above vacancy, please via the Apply Now button and enter the reference number 918-PP3987 in the search box.
Closing date: Wednesday 25th June 2014.