Category: Job Blog

Airedale’s senior nurse finalist in prestigious awards as ‘emerging leader’

Posted on 12/16/14 by AireAdmin

Julia Nixon, advanced nurse practitioner in acute medicine at Airedale Hospital, was one of three finalists for a prestigious regional award for her leadership skills. You can watch her journey here:

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Pre-registration pharmacy technician

Posted on 12/05/14 by AireAdmin

My name is Andrew, and I work in the pharmacy department as a Pre-Registration Pharmacy Technician. I have been in this trainee position since August 2014, but as I have never worked in healthcare before, my role at Airedale is a complete change of career. Previously I spent almost 30 years working in the field […]

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My role as a pharmacist

Posted on 11/28/14 by AireAdmin

My name is Emily and my role is Lead Pharmacist for Transformation and Community Services which includes running Anticoagulant Clinics.  My job is varied (as can be seen from the title!) and no two days are the same.  I work with a range of healthcare professionals both in and out of the Trust to improve […]

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Our role as parent education midwives

Posted on 10/31/14 by AireAdmin
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In January 2014 we began work as Lead Midwives for Parent Education within the maternity services. It is a privilege to be able to provide up-to-date and realistic information to parents-to-be during this exciting and life changing period of their life. It also allows us opportunity to promote the fantastic maternity services that we have […]

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Nurse Endoscopists

Posted on 10/31/14 by AireAdmin

Working as an Advanced Practitioner within Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is a challenging, dynamic but very rewarding role. As a team we feel very supported and recognised by the organisation working within the standards of a nationally JAG accredited service. At the moment we have a team of four nurses, one working in upper GI […]

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My role as a gardener at Airedale

Posted on 08/27/14 by AireAdmin
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I have worked at Airedale for almost 10 years including six as a gardener and three as head gardener. We are lucky to have such beautiful surroundings here at Airedale and this is one thing that has kept me here for so many years. Since becoming head gardener, I have enjoyed trying to raise the […]

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My role in the community

Posted on 08/08/14 by AireAdmin

My name is Carolyn and I’m the lead for Airedale’s community specialist nurses team. It’s a great team, we all work closely together for our innovative, friendly Trust. We provide high quality care which is Airedale’s trademark – and we are proud of it. Community Services came over to Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in 2012 when the […]

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Denise Todd, Matron for surgery and endoscopy

Posted on 08/04/14 by AireAdmin
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My name is Denise, I am the matron for surgery and endoscopy at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust.  I have no hesitation in encouraging any nurse to work here, Airedale is a friendly and patient focussed district general hospital that has given me the opportunity to learn put the skills learnt into practice and develop my […]

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Life as a staff nurse on the endoscopy unit

Posted on 08/04/14 by AireAdmin

My name is Allyson, I am a staff nurse on the endoscopy unit at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and have worked for the NHS for 28 years. I do enjoy coming to work, and the varied procedures which are carried out.  I have met some lovely new friends, and we support each other very well. […]

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Life as a consultant anaesthetist

Posted on 03/31/14 by AireAdmin
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Having worked in England, Scotland and Wales, I chose to come to Airedale for my consultant post because it’s a great hospital in a great location. The work is varied and challenging, the population is a healthy mixture of ages and ethnicities. Most importantly for me, Airedale has a strong history of innovation and is […]

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