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Staff Nurse - Specialist Medicine

Job Reference: 358-3092846-ESM

Employer:
University Hospitals of Leicester
Department:
Medical Daycase, Leicester General Hospital
Location:
Leicester
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615 Per Annum

We are actively promoting flexible working options, helping you to manage a work / life balance”.


Do you want to make a difference to people every day?

Are you motivated and passionate in your work?

Do you want to ensure that our patients receive quality care?

Yes?

Then we want YOU!

Ward 1 is a fast paced Medical Day Case Unit based at the Leicester General Hospital which provides day case treatments (and diagnostics) to patients referred from many different specialities. Our main objective is to aid admission avoidance into UHL acute beds and for each patient to be treated at a time convenient to them, in a friendly and caring environment.

The post is varied and requires an individual who is confident, dynamic and has excellent communication skills, as well as the ability to use their own initiative in a very busy working environment. The Unit is nurse led and the successful candidate will be expected to practice a number of clinical skills including intravenous infusion administration, cannulation and phlebotomy. These skills are desirable however training can be given.

You will work your full time hours from Monday – Friday however due to the varying workload flexibility is essential.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Louise Garbett, Ward Sister

Email address - Louise.garbett@uhl-tr.nhs.uk

Telephone number 0116 2584012




Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

Applications are transferred to TRAC, by completing an application you authorise the transfer of your data. Emails regarding applications will be sent via TRAC.

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 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 will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS)

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order)1975 a submission for Disclosure to be made to the DBS

COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-UK candidates may not be appointed if the Trust is unable to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements or there is a appointable applicant who already holds the right to work in the UK.


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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