Vacancies - Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Screening Pathway Administrator - Public Health Wales

Location: Diabetic Eye Screening Wales - Treforest

Salary: £18,813 - £20,795

Closing Date: 24th February

Description:

IT IS AN ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENT THAT THE POSTHOLDER IS ABLE TO COMMUNICATE IN WELSH AND ENGLISH TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE.

The Diabetic Eye Screening Wales (DESW) Programme is looking for one individual with drive and ambition to join its hard working team. If successful you will be responsible for working in an administrative capacity to support the efficient operation of call/recall and failsafe functions within the Screening Division.

The post holder will be recruited to support the screening pathway administration requirements of Diabetic Eye Screening Wales. The post holder will initially be employed to work specifically with the Screening Pathway Coordinator to undertake validation checks to support the development of the robust failsafe of patient management records. As the failsafe processes become established within the programme it is expected that the post holders will undertake all screening pathway administration duties within the screening office.

It is essential that the post holder is comfortable and competent in communicating in both Welsh and English, routine information orally as guided by written procedures and supervised training.

We are looking to recruit one full time (1 x 37.5 hours per week) permanent post.

Closing Date: 24/02/20

For details, further information or informal visits, please contact:

Moira Breakingbury, Phone: 01443 849350 or Alexandra Carion, Phone: 01443 849376

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 028-AC033-0220W

Failsafe Officer - Health Intelligence Ltd

Location: Greater Manchester South DESP 

Salary: £18,000

Closing Date: 26th February

Description:

Greater Manchester South DiabeticEye Screening Programme are looking for a Failsafe Officer.

Do you want to make a difference to Patients with Diabetes? Would you like to be part of a friendly, dynamic, supportive team?

Failsafe is a back-up mechanism, in addition to usual care, to ensure that if something goes wrong in the screening pathway, processes are in place to (i) identify what is going wrong and (ii) what action follows to ensure a safe outcome.

If you enjoy administration, being effectively organised and enjoy tasks where there is a focus on attention to detail at the same time as helping patients – this could be the role for you. Full training will be given on our systems.

The post-holder will be responsible on a day-to-day basis for undertaking the specific failsafe duties within the Hospital they are embedded within for the DESP Programme including liaison with consultant ophthalmologists and appointing managers.

The post holder must be:

  • Organised and proactive
  • Self Motivated and focused
  • Aware of patient confidentiality processes and procedures
  • Trustworthy and dependable
  • Good communication skills, at all levels
  • Ability to multitask
  • Good administration and computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Capable of understanding, and working within processes and protocols guidelines
  • Data entry experience
  • Good time keeping

Holidays are 25 per year (26 after one year)

The full time salary is £18000 per annum

The role will be based at our Salford office

The hours are 37.5 per week

Job offers are subject to DBS checks (if applicable), Right to Work checks and References

InHealth Intelligence is an equal opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all areas of the community

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: J246-A-20-0754

Administration Officer - Band 2

Location: Gloucestershire DESP 

Salary: £17,652 - £19,020

Closing Date: 27th February

Description:

Gloucestershire Diabetic Eye Screening Programme provides a countywide photographic eye screening service for diabetic patients (approx. 36,000 patients) for the early detection of diabetic eye disease.

We are looking for an organised and adaptable person to join the administration team, with the ability to prioritise workloads and deliver accurate work across a range of administrative tasks.  You will be in contact with patients and other health care professionals so excellent communication skills and telephone manner are essential.  Knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet is also essential.

If you would like to come in for an information discussion please contact Allison Newport on 0300 422 2240.

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 318-20-R4846GF

Retinal Screener/Grader 

Location: South East London DESP 

Salary: £25,489 - £28,513 inc of HCAS

Closing Date: 2nd March

Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Retinal Screener Grader to join the South East London Diabetic Eye Screening Programme, provided by Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. We are seeking someone to join our Bexley and Greenwich team, working occasionally in Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark and Bromley. Screening is delivered in Hospital outpatient clinics, NHS health centres and high street opticians.

The service is one of the largest eye screening programmes in the country, responsible for providing screening to over 100,000 patients and has close links with both ophthalmology and diabetes services across SE London as well as our academic colleagues in King's Health Partners who are leading the field of diabetes research.

The successful candidate must hold either the City and Guilds Qualification in Diabetic Eye Screening, or the Health Screeners Diploma (including grading modules). The candidate should have experience grading at primary and secondary level.

This post is suitable for a recently qualified Screener Grader, or someone looking to progress in a large multidisciplinary team.

Excellent customer care and communication skills are essential for this post. You will be self-disciplined, focused and able to manage clinics independently providing the highest quality care to our patients.

For Further Details: Paul Hoang, Screening Team Leader via paul.hoang@nhs.net or 07565 204340

Closing Date: 2 March 2020 at Midnight

Interview Date: 10 March 2020

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 196-LIS5162

Senior Retinal Screener/Grader 

Location: South East London DESP 

Salary: £29,056 - £36,134 inc of HCAS

Closing Date: 2nd March

Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Retinal Screener Grader to join the South East London Diabetic Eye Screening Programme, provided by Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. The programme operates as four locality teams. The candidate will be based in the Bexley & Greenwich locality with occasional sessions in Lambeth, Southwark & Lewisham, and Bromley localities. Screening is delivered in Hospital outpatient clinics, NHS health centres and high street opticians. This is a full time post however we also welcome applications from those looking to work three or four days per week.

The service is one of the largest eye screening programmes in the country, responsible for providing screening to over 100,000 patients and has close links with both ophthalmology and diabetes services across SE London as well as our academic colleagues in King's Health Partners who are leading the field of diabetes research.

The successful candidate must hold the national qualification in diabetic eye screening and should be a confident and experienced grader at primary, secondary and arbitration level. ROG grading experience is desirable. Experience in capturing OCT images would be an advantage but not essential.

Excellent customer care and communication skills are essential for this post. You will be self-disciplined, focused and able to manage clinics independently providing the highest quality care to our patients.

For Further Detials: Paul Hoang, Screening Team Leader via paul.hoang@nhs.net or 07565 204340

Closing Date: 2 March 2020

Interview Date: 10 March 2020

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 196-LIS5161

Slit Lamp Biomicroscopy Examiner (SLB Examiner)

Location: East Sussex DESP 

Salary: £30,401 - £37,267 pro rata

Closing Date: 3rd March

Description:

The East Sussex Diabetic Eye Screening Programme (DESP), is seeking to appoint a Slit - Lamp Biomicroscopy Examiner on a part time basis.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified Slit-Lamp examiner, Optometrist or Orthoptist with experience in operating a Slit Lamp to examine the retina and detect any Diabetic Retinopathy. You will be working across two hospital sites - Bexhill and Eastbourne.

The postholder will also be required to undertake primary and secondary grading of patient images within this role, and undertake monthly Test and Training sets for quality assurance purposes.

The successful applicant will be a member of the screening team and would be expected to have NDESP slit lamp biomicroscopy accreditation, or optometry, orthotic or comparable qualification and demonstrate current understanding of the NDESP grading system for retinopathy/maculopathy, and be prepared to complete the relevant units of the level 3 qualifications in Diabetic Retinopathy Screening if not already attained.

This is a permanent part time position.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Emma Payne, DESP Manager

Bexhill Hospital, Holliers Hill, Bexhill on Sea, TN40 2DZ

0300 1314500 ext 770121

emma.payne1@nhs.net

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 374-MBSR001

Team Leader - NPS Care

Location: South West London DESP (New Malden)

Salary: £30,401 - £37,267 + 10% HCAS + 2K Qual Bonus

Closing Date: 5th March

Description:

Who we are

We`re the UK leader in connected healthcare software and services. Our solutions are widely used across every major UK healthcare setting, from primary and community care to high street pharmacies, secondary care and specialist services.

NPS Care`s mission, vision and values are to provide a patient-centric service that aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the patients we serve by working to achieve excellence in service delivery. It is our view that this ethical consideration for our patients has made our company the success it is today.

By focusing on the needs of the patient we create bespoke solutions to meet the demands of those we serve. We tailor all service provision according to the locality and patient needs, as well as to nationally set guidelines. .

Who you'll be

The Team Leader will be responsible for the day to day clinical activities of the screening programme, ensuring robust failsafe processes, screening and grading capacity, management of service staff and oversight of the workforce training, accreditation and competency.

Strategic and operational management of the nominated Diabetic Eye Screening Programme(s). This will involve working with and across a wide range of stakeholder organisations. The post holder will ensure the programme is delivered in line with national standards, providing an excellent screening service with the ultimate aim of reducing new blindness due to diabetic retinopathy.

Successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure.

If you think you have the skills we`re looking for to strengthen our team we`d love to hear from you.

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: J112-A-20-3074

Failsafe and Administration Lead

Location: East Sussex DESP 

Salary: £21,089 - £23,761 pro rata

Closing Date: 5th March

Description:

The East Sussex NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme is based at Bexhill Hospital. We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated, enthusiastic and experienced individual to take on a role in Diabetic Eye Screening as a Failsafe and Administration Lead. The role involves the supervision of the failsafe team, responsibility for the administration of the programme and management and implementation of a robust failsafe system to ensure all people with diabetes receive diabetic eye screening.

Applicants must have previous experience of working in a senior administrative role with previous experience of supervising staff. Attention to detail is essential and the ability to work to a deadline and work independently using initiative is crucial as you will play a vital role in ensuring our patients are following the correct pathways designated by the national Diabetic Eye Screening Programme.

Previous applicants need not apply.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Emma Payne, Diabetic Eye Screening Programme Manager

emma.payne1@nhs.net 0300 1314500 ext 770121

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 374-CA059-A

Retinal Screening Assistant 

Location: Midlands Partnership DESP 

Salary: £17,652 - £19,020

Closing Date: 10th March

Description:

Diabetic Eye Screening is one of the leading causes of blindness in the UK. Patients are invited to attend for an assessment to diagnoseDiabetic Retinopathy.

The post holder will be responsible for pre-screeningpatients who are diagnosed with diabetes. You will assist the screener in clinic taking medical history relating to the eye and insert drops to dilate the pupil. This test takes place in GP Practices, Health Centres and Community Hospitals across Staffordshire & Shropshire.

You will be required to work flexibly to travel to screening locations across both counties(Staffordshire & Shropshire).An occasional evening and weekend screening clinic will be required.

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 301-JP-20-89889

Retinal Screener 

Location: Midlands Partnership DESP 

Salary: £18,813 - £20,795

Closing Date: 16th March

Description:

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has a vacancy for a Diabetic Eye Screener within our Specialist Eye Screening Programme.

The post holder will be responsible for pre-screening and screening patients who are diagnosed with diabetes. You will capture digital retinal images to National Standard for patients attending in Health Centres and Hospital locations across Staffordshire.

The ideal candidate will have a Retinal Screening qualification having completed units 1-6 inclusive in City & Guilds in Diabetic Eye Screening. The successful candidates without this qualification will undertake a one year course and study to qualify with a Health Screening Level 3 Diploma, specializing in Diabetic units.

You will be required to work flexibly to travel to clinical locations across Staffordshire & Shropshire. An occasional evening and weekend screening clinic will be required.

To apply please visit: http://www.jobs.nhs.uk and use ref no: 301-RC-20-90674

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Corporate Sponsors