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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/10/2021.

Junior Sister/Charge Nurse

Job Reference: 241-720B-21

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
Coronary Care
Royal Bolton Hospital, Bolton
£32,306 - £39,027 pa

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust was formed in 2008 and, in 2011, we became an integrated provider with community health services joining the trust. Covering a catchment area that also incorporates parts of Bury, Wigan and Salford, we deliver hospital and community based services from the Royal Bolton Hospital in Farnworth and from 20 health centres across Bolton, to a catchment population of 320,000 people. We have a CQC rating as good overall and we have some key areas of outstanding practice with an outstanding rating for being well led at every level.

Buildings, names and models of care have changed over the centuries, but one thing has remained constant and is prevalent among our 5,900+ staff members: the enduring commitment to providing the best health and care for the people of Bolton.

Acute Adult Division

Coronary Care Unit

Here at Bolton our patients are at the heart of everything we do. We ensure our patients receive the highest quality of Care and are guided by our trust Values. This is reflected in our latest CQC report. It is also supported by our Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professional Framework for Professional Practice.

Join us here and you will have the opportunity to develop or refresh skills in nursing acute and chronic cardiac conditions in an exciting and advancing speciality.

The Coronary Care Unit at Bolton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a busy, dynamic 10 bedded unit and runs alongside a busy Cardiac Pacing Suite, providing elective and emergency care for patients receiving pacemakers/ICDs/cardioversions & TOEs.

We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated, enthusiastic band 6 Junior Sister/Charge Nurse who has excellent communication skills & a passion for their role and improving patient care.

As a band 6 registered nurse you will be expected to promote and lead the team in ensuring the delivery of excellent standards of patient centered care. You will need to demonstrate good organisational skills in the coordinating and managing of patient care between both CCU and the Pacing Suite, whilst ensuring consistency in providing clinically excellent care and support for patients, relatives and the team. You will work closely with the Ward Manager in driving quality, providing strong leadership, role modelling to junior staff and provide clinical supervision.

We work together with the multi-disciplinary team to deliver comprehensive care at a local level and have strong links with the North West cardiac tertiary centres. As a team we are committed to dealing with current and emerging cardiology and general issues in a proactive manner which provides a safe, professional and enriching environment for all.





For further details / informal visits contact:

NameMary WiggansJob titleWard ManagerEmail addressmary.wiggans@boltonft.nhs.ukTelephone number01204 390707

The vision of this Trust is to be recognised by the people of Bolton and beyond as an excellent provider of health and care services and a great place to work. We are striving to attract, recruit and retain high calibre skilled staff which reflect our communities. We are an inclusive employer who trains and develops our staff in a positive learning environment. We aim to be consciously inclusive and therefore applications from all sectors of the community are welcomed. We would particularly encourage candidates from a black and minority ethnic (BAME) background and candidates with health conditions or impairments.

From time to time we may need to close a vacancy early when in receipt of a sufficient number of applications. If you are interested in this post and wish to be considered, we strongly advise you to complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

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