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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/08/2021.

Staff Nurse (Trauma and Orthopaedics)

Job Reference: 328-HNO-3243438

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Trauma Outpatients
The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum

37.5 Hours per week (Permanent)

Are you a looking for a challenge?
Are you wanting to be part of a team in a busy Trauma clinic environment?
Do you want to gain experience in Trauma and Orthopaedics?

If so, we are looking for a self-motivated individual to work with us to continue to develop our new purpose built Trauma Outpatient Department.

The role requires you to be flexible, resilient and forward thinking with compassion and care for the patients you come into contact with. You will be an honest person who is straightforward and has high standards of care. You will thrive on the busy nature of our department, taking charge in the absence of the manager, oversee the Plaster room service and be qualified to BOA standards for Casting or willing to undertake necessary training.

This post requires skills including having the right strengths and being a positive motivator.

You will work with a team of Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons, health care assistants, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurse Practitioners and Plaster Technicians working together to enhance patient care and experience.

This vacancy will close when sufficient applications have been received.

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust offers leadership and improvement training to all new staff to the Trust; this training programme has been designed to support our leaders in developing their understanding of leadership and management skills. You will be expected to attend the leadership development programme, and the Quality Improvement Programme that the Trust delivers. This programme aims to:-

Explore leadership within the NHS

Promote Trust Values and Behaviours

Develop your Leadership effectiveness and skills

Practitioner level in quality improvement, equipping you with the skills to champion, lead and complete quality improvement within your role

After you complete this four and a half days of training you will be able to explore further leadership and improvement training opportunities, we offer further in-house courses dependent upon your role and bitesize programmes and leadership apprenticeships at level 3,5 and 7.

For further details / Informal visits contact:

Name: Julie OHara

Job Title: Senior General Manager

Email Address:

Telephone Number: 01642 835918

Please be aware, there are occasions where some vacancies may close prior to the closing date advertised. This will only happen where sufficient applications are received AND will be made evident on the job advert.

Please note if you are successfully shortlisted, we will contact you via the email address that you have applied from so please ensure you check your emails regularly.

Existing employees of South Tees NHS Foundation Trust currently on the Redeployment Register, who meet the essential criteria for this post, will be shortlisted and interviewed prior to all other applicants.

IMPORTANT - Please ensure you read the 'Guidance Notes for Applicants' document attached to this advert before you start to complete your application form. This document provides detailed advice regarding the completion of your application form. The guidance document also provides in detail what identification and certificates you must provide at interview should you be shortlisted. As part of our pre-employment screening process, all applicants are required to provide references from their last continuous 3 year employment and/or training/education. The referees MUST be a Line Manager/Supervisor. Applicants are requested to ensure email addresses for all referees are included on their application form. Personal references and references from colleagues are not acceptable.

Unfortunately we are unable to respond to all applicants and those who are not contacted within six weeks of the closing date should assume that their application has been unsuccessful.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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