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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/01/2021.

Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 265-2872326

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
Esther White Ward
Northampton General Hospital, Northampton
£24,907 - £30,615

At Northampton General Hospital we provide general acute services and hyper-acute stroke, vascular and renal services to people living in Northamptonshire. As well as this we are an accredited cancer centre and provide cancer services to a wider population of Northamptonshire and parts of Buckinghamshire.

We are proud to be the first hospital in the UK to have obtained Pathway to Excellence® designated accreditation from the American nurses credentialing centre (ANCC).

We celebrate staff achievements and value the importance of working as one big team. That’s why we talk about TeamNGH. It’s all about working together to provide the best possible care for our patients and supporting each other to grow and develop our skills. We are driven to helping you to be the best you can be.

Apply today and join the largest family in Northamptonshire.

Esther White - Nye Bevan Assessment Unit

Urgent Care

Innovative, adaptable, hardworking and keen to learn new skills?

Then we want you!

Are you someone who wants to improve quality and provide outstanding patient care and to ensure that our patient experience is one of the best.

We are looking for registered nurses who are wanting a new challenge and have a passion to do things differently. The UK’s newest assessment hub was opened in October 2019 and we are offering excellent opportunities for nurses to join us at this exciting time.

You will be responsible for the assessment and implementation of care for acute admissions. You will obtain skills in Advanced Assessment and be part of a dynamic and exciting team making exciting changes that will affect the way the hospital is run from the front door and throughout.

We are currently at 30 bedded unit with a specialised high care bay. Esther White is a rapid assessment unit accepting patients directly from A&E, clinics. With a wild range of specialised areas –surgical, Gyne , medical orthopedic

We are an extremely friendly and hardworking team and welcome all nurses from newly qualified through to senior staff nurses. We have a network of support available to all our staff and offer extensive training and refresher courses. It is a great place to enhance the skills you already have and gain a multitude of new skills with the support and guidance of a great team.

If you are keen on developing yourself, we are currently offering a bespoke training Programme designed for nurses who join the assessment units. It will help you to gain knowledge and skills to allow you to look after the acutely unwell patients. In turn you will gain experience in patient assessment and manage acutely ill emergency patients through the Urgent Care pathway

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameLaura BastowTelephone number01604 545539


To deliver best possible care for our patients:

  • We put patient safety above all else

  • We aspire to excellence

  • We reflect, we learn, we improve

  • We respect and support each other


To apply for this post, scroll down to the bottom of this page and select “apply on line”.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Northampton General Hospital to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process should you be appointed to the post.

Due to the high number of applications received we are unable to respond to each application individually. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date you have been unsuccessful in this application.

For further information on nursing, apprenticeships, A&E or any other departments please visit our specific website or pages that are indicated on the right hand side of this advert.

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust recognises that staff of differing backgrounds and life experiences enrich our workforce and bring different skills and knowledge. We therefore encourage and welcome applications for our vacancies from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.


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