Along with a 2.2 million expansion into our own new unit the urology team is undergoing an exciting development and expanding within our administration and nursing teams. We have been exceptionally privileged to receive funding to expand all element of our urology service, providing diagnostic one-stop urological clinics, lithotripsy for urinary stone and rapid access services to improve patient care.
The new UHS Urology Centre is a modern purpose built diagnostic and outpatient department specialising in urological care. You will have the opportunity to organise and manage the administration of the Urology Centre utilising your existing skills and develop specialist urology services within the department. The support of our fun and friendly team will enable you to care for our patients within an environment that provides a welcoming atmosphere in a dynamic busy service. Kindness, positivity and professionalism are at the heart of our team.
Main responsibilities will include managing the day to day booking and allocation of urology patients for Outpatients, Lithotripsy Clinic, Flexi Cystoscopy Lists, Urodynamic, Bladder Instillations, Prostate Biopsy Clinic and Complex catheter Clinic. You will also manage the ward clerk team rosters and cover for the Urology Centre reception area from Monday – Saturday.
If you have a passion for urology and want to invest in your career development join our team to build the vision for the new Urology Centre
Although urology or outpatient experience would be an advantage, it is not essential to joining our team.
Rated ‘Good’ by the CQC, UHS is one of England's largest acute teaching trusts. In the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care.
Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and only an hour on the train from central London. The New Forest National Park and the beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep. The city offers living costs 20% lower than those in London, 13 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted and 13 nearby green spaces to enjoy.
If you’re interested in applying for this role, we’d encourage you to get in touch using the contact information at the bottom of this advert with any questions or if you would like to arrange an informal visit. Alternatively, if you’re ready to apply, please follow the link below to complete an application.
Closing date for applications will be Tuesday 7th August.
Interviews for this post will take place on Saturday 7 September.
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Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if we receive a large number of applications. We will not accept any applications or queries via agencies, under any circumstances.
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