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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/11/2020.

Nursing Associate

Job Reference: 349-TRD-150-20

Employer:
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
General Surgery
Location:
Trafford General Hospital, Urmston
Salary:
£21,892 - £24,157 p.a

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 25,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

Are you a Registered nursing associate looking to develop? Ward 12 has the job for you. We are looking to recruit a qualified nursing associate who is compassionate and enthusiastic to join our team

Join us and you’ll have the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in elective and trauma surgical care. The wards have some great accolades including gold accreditation’s for achievement in excellence. As a team we are proud to celebrate achievements of our team members and are committed to staff well-being.

You will have the benefit of working in a multi-professional team including specialist nurse, advanced nurse practitioner and therapists, so there are endless opportunities to develop your skills, knowledge and experience in this field.

To succeed, you’ll need to be committed to delivering high quality, patient focused care with pride and respect, have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to provide evidence of personal and professional development.

 

For newly qualified nursing associates the trust has a robust preceptorship programme and you will receive excellent opportunities for development. Along the way, you will be supported by in-house Clinical Educators and a named mentor who will oversee your training needs, supported by the wider divisional education team.

 

In return for your skills, enthusiasm and commitment, you can expect a truly excellent comprehensive induction programme whilst being part of a fantastic and dedicated team that supports each other and operates with consideration and dignity at all times. The unit offer’s opportunities for career progression within the surgical specialties.

It really is a great chance to join innovative teams in a Trust that has integrated health, teaching, research with state-of-the-art facilities right in Greater Manchester. As well as offering a diverse range of services to over a million patients a year, our specialist hospitals have a real community feel and are home to hundreds of world-class clinicians and academic staff.


So, if you’re ready to make your next move your most exciting one yet, get in touch today, because we believe that you really can shine brighter at MFT

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameEmma SpiveyAdditional contact information

Emma Spivey

Ward manager

0161 746 2858

emma.spivey@mft.nhs.uk




We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £29.50(standard disclosure) or £47.50 (enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

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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.


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