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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/08/2019.

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Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 358-1904294-ESM

Employer:
University Hospitals of Leicester
Department:
Stroke Unit
Location:
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
Salary:
£24,214-£30,112 per annum

Are you a dynamic and forward thinking nurse looking for career development on our Hyper Acute Stroke Unit? If so we would like you join our experienced Stroke nursing team, where we can work with you to develop your clinical knowledge.

The Acute Stroke Unit at the Leicester Royal Infirmary is a large 36 bedded fast paced admissions unit, with 8 Hyper Acute Stroke Beds (HASU) and a dedicated Stroke Specialist nurse team who provide level 2 care for our patients.

We have a dedicated Stroke education lead to ensure your knowledge and experience is developed to meet the needs of the service and help you to develop as a nurse.

Closing Date: 26th August 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Keiron Fletcher Ward Manager 0116 2586055

Stroke Specialist Nurse 0116 2586157




We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of completed application forms.

Preference will be given in the first instance to existing NHS employees within the East Midlands healthcare community who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy. Such employees within the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will be considered first.”

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you by email via a TRAC system account.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We especially welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) .

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitably EU/EEA candidate is successful it is unlikely that the Trust is able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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