We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Band 8A Nurse Endoscopist to join the busy Endoscopoy Team with our client the major Health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
Reporting to the Lead Nurse for Surgery with Clinical Supervision by the Consultant Gastroenterologist you will will provide specialist knowledge and undertake investigation and treatment in the diagnosis, management and clinical care of patients with Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal disorders.
There is the option for a commencement as a short-term locum contract or directly into a substantively-employed role.
This is a solo role, as the only Nurse Endoscopist in post. Other close relationships will include; Medical Specialist Group, Colorectal Nurse Specialists, Cancer Screening Team, Bowel Cancer Screening Group and Theatre and Day Patient Unit Managers and their teams.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.
The current Guernsey Band 8A salary range is £63,663 to £76,291 plus an annual bonus of £1,517 and higher unsocial hours enhancements; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.
NB: Current 2022 salary review in process (anticipating 5%)
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain’s finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbor town in St. Peter’s Port, the island’s capital.
RGN or ODP with full registration with the NMC or HCPC as applicable.
Completion of, or working towards an Advanced Practice Endoscopist qualification at Masters level.
Current Nurse Endoscopist practice of at least one year.
Competency in undertaking Upper GI and Colonoscopy procedures; Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy and Flexible Sigmoidoscopy.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
– A higher-than-UK salary.
– A generous bonus scheme; £1,350 annually and an additional £3,000 at completion of 2 & 4 years (ongoing annual bonus thereafter)
– A flat rate 20% income tax.
– No Council tax or VAT
– A relocation payment of £5,000*
– On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
– A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.