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Band 5 Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 313-A-20-85987-EE

Employer:
Leicestershire Partnership Trust
Department:
Loughborough Hospital, Swithland Ward
Location:
Loughborough
Salary:
£24,907/£26,970/£27,416/£30,615

Can you demonstrate our values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Compassion? Do you share in our ambition to create high quality, compassionate care and wellbeing for all?

Then take a step towards LPT...

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) provides a range of community health, mental health and learning disability services for people of all ages. Delivered through over 100 settings from inpatient wards to out in the community, our 6,500 staff serves over 1m people living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.


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The Community Rehabilitation Ward at Loughborough Hospital (Swithland Ward) is looking to take on additional Band 5 Staff Nurses. The team provides sub acute medicine, rehabilitation and palliative care to elderly patients across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland region.

The Role:

Whilst a full Job description and person specification is attached to this vacancy, key elements of the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating programmes of evidenced-based nursing care to a group of clients/service users.

  • Assisting and contributing in the management and organisation of a ward / clinical area.

  • Actively contribute to setting and maintaining high standards of quality nursing care.

  • Actively participate in the education, development and supervision of other staff members and act as a clinical and professional role model, assessing and supporting students and learners on placement within the clinical area.

  • Work collaboratively and co-operatively with others to meet the needs of clients/service users and their families.

    The Team

  • We have an efficient and effective multi disciplinary team working collaboratively to ensure patients have excellent clinical care and progression to their preferred destination.

  • We provide excellent training opportunities and clinical supervision. We use Systemone as our electronic patient care record as well as nerve centre for hand over and nursing assessments and EPMA for drug administration.

  • Training is provided in house.

    Please contact us to find out more about working in our team at Loughborough. For any more information or queries, please do not hesitate to contact Roshnee Gill, Ward Sister on 01509564241 or 07467339500.




We are committed to providing the best care that we can to our patients, and so some of our roles involve a Maths and English assessment. Where this is so, details will be shared with you as part of the recruitment process.

Details of our benefits, pledge and other important information about the application process, and working for us is contained in the documents linked to our advert.

For areas where our teams work to staffing rosters, rosters are set in advance at a team level and you will be joining an established roster. Your rostered shifts will be confirmed to you when arranging your start date. We will consider requests to vary working patterns in line with our flexible working policy.

To make the most of your application, we may consider successful applicants for vacancies for the same post in different locations where this is appropriate and meets our mutual requirements.

For all substantive roles the appointment of every new member of staff (excluding medical and dental staff) to a post is subject to a 6 month probationary period, details of which are in our Probation Policy.

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects our service users. To this end we actively implement equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and seek people who share our commitment. We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups, including members of our black and minority ethnic communities. All jobs will require permission to work in the UK.

For all jobs the cost of undertaking a DBS disclosure at the required level will be met by the individual. This will be deducted from salary following commencement.

Requests from applicants to work alternative hours to those advertised may be considered.

Applicants who are currently ‘at risk’ within the local NHS, and meeting essential criteria will be given preference for interview over any other candidates who may apply for this post.

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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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