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Lead Co-ordinator & Urology Cancer Pathway Lead

Band 5

Main area
Urology/Surgery
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
318-21-R7894
Site
Trustwide
Town
Gloucester/Cheltenham
Salary
£25,655 - £31,534 PA
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
05/12/2021 23:59

Join us at an exciting time for Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust! We have recently been awarded an improved CQC rating of Good and are proud of what we’ve achieved. We have an ambitious plan for our journey to Outstanding and are looking for aspirational, committed individuals to join us, making a real difference to both staff and patients.

As a former winner of England for excellence award: Tourism destination of the year, the beautiful city of Gloucester and the scenic regency spa town of Cheltenham are fantastic places to work and live.

As a hospital Trust we are currently involved in over 100 clinical trials and studies, whilst also providing acute elective and specialist services to a population of over 620,000.

By joining Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust new colleagues can look forward to a warm welcome and a future full of opportunities and support.

 

Job overview

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Urology  department for a Band 5 Lead Coordinator and Cancer Pathway Lead

This post is for 37.5 hours a week spilt over 5 days

Main duties of the job

We are looking for a well-organized, efficient team member with excellent organisational skills to supervise, support and lead part of the administrative team in the Urology Department. This post will also be the lead for the Cancer pathways for the department, providing daily leadership to the team in order to facilitate the achievement of targets. The successful candidate will be expected to manage the Patient Navigator and team  workload together with the to include line management, appraisal, annual/sick leave management, workflow management and support for service innovation and delivery.

An ability to prioritise effectively in a busy environment is essential as is being able to lead and the team to ensure the needs of the service are met.

Working for our organisation

The Urology surgery team are extremely busy and requires energetic but exceptionally organised person to join our specialist team. If you like to be kept busy, enjoy variety and have good attention to detail whilst under pressure, then you could be the person we are looking for to enable us to deliver an excellent service.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

This is a responsible role, and you will be expected to use your own initiative, make decisions and deal sensitively with patients, their relatives and the wider healthcare team

Person specification

Essential

Essential criteria
  • Educated to Degree level, or equivalent post-secondary education experience working as a team leader or supervisor in a large complex healthcare organisation
  • Extensive and demonstrable knowledge and experience of the full range of trust IT systems
  • Experience of hospital administrative systems
  • Previous involvement with data collection systems
  • Previous line management of staff
  • Strong Organisational skills
  • Experience of developing services by using initiative and thinking creatively to generate ideas and possible solutions to improve service delivery
Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience of working within a multidisciplinary environment
  • Previous secretarial/ admissions experience
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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Lauren Jennings
Job title
See below
Email address
lauren.jennings10@nhs.net
Telephone number
0300 422 2363
Additional information

Contact job title:

Acting Deputy General Manager Urology/Breast/Vascular