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Band 5 Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 313-A-20-85987-EE1

Leicestershire Partnership Trust
Loughborough Hospital, Swithland Ward
£25,655 - £31,534 pa pro rata

Can you demonstrate our values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Compassion? Do you share in our ambition to create high quality, compassionate care and wellbeing for all?

Then take a step towards LPT...

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) provides a range of community health, mental health and learning disability services for people of all ages. Delivered through over 100 settings from inpatient wards to out in the community, our 6,500 staff serves over 1 million people living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

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The Community Rehabilitation Ward at Loughborough Hospital (Swithland Ward) is looking to take on additional Band 5 Staff Nurses. The team provides sub acute medicine, rehabilitation and palliative care to elderly patients across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland region.

The Role:

Whilst a full Job description and person specification is attached to this vacancy, key elements of the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating programmes of evidenced-based nursing care to a group of clients/service users.

  • Assisting and contributing in the management and organisation of a ward / clinical area.

  • Actively contribute to setting and maintaining high standards of quality nursing care.

  • Actively participate in the education, development and supervision of other staff members and act as a clinical and professional role model, assessing and supporting students and learners on placement within the clinical area.

  • Work collaboratively and co-operatively with others to meet the needs of clients/service users and their families.

    The Team

  • We have an efficient and effective multi-disciplinary team working collaboratively to ensure patients have excellent clinical care and progression to their preferred destination.

  • We provide excellent training opportunities and clinical supervision. We use Systemone as our electronic patient care record as well as nerve centre for hand over and nursing assessments and EPMA for drug administration.

  • Training is provided in house.

    Please contact us to find out more about working in our team at Loughborough. For any more information or queries, please do not hesitate to contact Roshnee Gill, Ward Sister on 01509564241 or 07467339500.

Details of our benefits, leadership behaviours and other important information are contained in the documents linked to our advert.

For rostered areas, these are set in advance at a team level and you will join an established roster. Your rostered shifts will be confirmed to you when arranging your start date.

We will consider requests to work alternative hours or vary working patterns in line with our flexible working policy.

To make the most of your application, we may consider appointable applicants for similar vacancies in different locations where this is appropriate and meets our mutual requirements.

For all substantive roles new staff (excluding medical staff) are appointed subject to a 6 month probationary period (see Probation Policy).

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects our community. We actively implement equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and seek people who share our commitment. We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups.

All jobs will require permission to work in the UK.

For all jobs the cost of any DBS disclosure required will be met by the individual. This will be deducted from salary once started.

Applicants ‘at risk’ within the local NHS who meet essential criteria will have preference for interview.

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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