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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/08/2021.

Senior Sister/Charge Nurse

Job Reference: 264-3236929-MED-A

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
A&E, Medicine
Kettering General Hospital, Kettering
£38,890 - £44,503 Per Annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at Kettering General Accident and Emergency department. We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated, compassionate individual to join our expanding team. An experienced nurse leader who is enthusiastic and dynamic. Working in conjunction with the wider hospital team to deliver a high standard of care to all our patients.

Managing and leading a busy department and team. Motivating and role modelling high standards, implementing and driving improvements and inititatives. Continuously striving to achieve and outstanding Emergency Department.


As a busy dynamic team, we are responsible for promoting and protecting the reputation of the trust. We do this through delivering high standards of care to all our patients and communiy. We continuously strive towards achieving an outstanding department through our ongoing improvements and initiatives. Developing and nourishing a positive culture is at the heart of all we do in our ED.

In return we offer you preceptor ship and leadership development.

WHERE WE ARE • Kettering offers great access to all the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside. It has excellent road and rail network links to and from London, and the hospital is just off the A14 giving easy access to the M1.

WHY YOU SHOULD WORK FOR US: • Great learning and development opportunities to enable all staff to fulfil their potential • Salary sacrifice scheme • NHS agenda for change terms and conditions • A generous annual leave provision • NHS pension •

If you are a dynamic, proactive and caring individual with excellent leadership skills we would love to hear from you.

For further details contact:

Jo Alexander on

For further details / informal visits contact:

Jo Alexander


Telephone number 01536491629




Important Information

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Please submit your application as soon as possible; we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing date once we have received sufficient applications.

We are an equal opportunities employer; we aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds. This includes members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, especially in relation to senior posts within at KGH.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Kettering General Hospital (KGH) NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process. Including factual reference, occupational health clearance and statutory and mandatory training record.

If your role requires you to have a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining this (£50).This amount will be reclaimed from your first salary. It is also recommended that following your DBS check you subscribe to the DBS update service.

Please note that news starters with KGH are subject to a six month probationary period.

"Safeguarding is everyone's business. KGH considers safeguarding a priority amongst its citizen's and a key value for all employed to the service."

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.

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