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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2020.

Registered Nurses Elective Orthopaedic Unit

Job Reference: 331-B3560920

Employer:
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Nursing
Location:
Furness General Hospital, Barrow-in-Furness
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615 pro rata

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''


University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust provides acute hospital care to the local population. We are located on the edge of the beautiful Lake District.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and committed Registered Nurse to our dedicated team here on Elective Orthopaedic.


Elective Orthopaedic Unit is a ring fenced 10 bedded nurse led unit with patients admitted for hip and knee replacement surgery. The enhanced recovery programme is in place for this patient group. There is frequent rotation of the team members from both elective and trauma units.

Our team pride themselves on exceeding the expectations of our patients and their families and you can be assured of our commitment to your personal and professional development.


Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameAmanda SharpAdditional contact information

Amanda Sharp

Ward 2 and Elective Orthopaedic Unit Manager




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