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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/06/2022.

Senior Staff Nurse(s) - Urgent Response

Job Reference: 449-AS01010

Solent NHS Trust
Urgent Response Service
£32,306 - £39,027 p.a pro rata

Make a difference with us

If you are looking for somewhere you can make a real difference and are passionate about keeping people safe, well and out of hospital, a career with us may be just what you’re looking for. At Solent NHS Trust, we strive to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of our communities.

We are proud to be an organisation which is focused on our people and we welcome people who share our values to come and work with us.

  • To deliver great care that is safe, simple and easy to access
  • To be a caring, flexible and supportive place to work
  • To deliver the best value for money

Would you like to work in a fast-paced Urgent Response team based in the community, which offers a good work life balance?

As a Senior Nurse you will support some of the most vulnerable patients within our community. Join Solent NHS Trust and enjoy a rewarding career where your expertise makes meaningful change happen.

We offer flexible hours over compressed days with the opportunity to work a variety of shifts. The service operates between 8am -10pm, 7 days a week. We offer full and part time hours.

In this rewarding role you will be treating patients in their home, supporting to avoid them being admitted unnecessarily to hospital, or to facilitate their early discharge from hospital. This team also flexes across the Emergency Department (ED) at University Hospital Southampton with the aim to support discharge from ED. This is a fast-paced role where every day is different.

Working in the community offers a wealth of opportunity to learn and grown as an independent practitioner.

  • Autonomy
  • Holistic approach to care
  • Independent decision making supported by your team
  • Work life balance
  • Always learning

Solent NHS Trust supports flexible working and is passionate about staff work life balance. We would consider flexible working patterns and have the necessary technology to support you to achieve this balance. We are a supportive team and have a positive approach to problem solving.

Our trust shared values (HEART – honesty, everyone counts, accountable, respectable and team work) support the development of a strong working culture and guides and inspires all of our actions and decisions. They enable us to be better at what we do and create a great place for our staff to work, whilst ensuring we provide the highest quality of care to our patients. Our last CQC rating of ‘outstanding’ for care and ‘good’ for the other domains depict these.

Why not come and visit our team to find out more about the role and see where we are based.

Please contact to arrange to come and find out more, we love to show people around!


We will contact you via NHS Jobs if you are shortlisted for interview. Candidates selected for interview will be contacted before the given interview date; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders. Please be advised that we may choose to close adverts early should we receive a high number of applications.

Our shared values support the development of a strong working culture. They breathe life into our organisation – guiding and inspiring all of our actions and decisions. They enable us to be better at what we do and create a great place for our staff to work, whilst ensuring we provide the highest quality of care to our patients.

In creating our values, we spent time listening to our employees and members. Based on what people told us, we created our HEART values to reflect the deep belief that we are caring organisation at the centre of our community: Honesty, Everyone counts, Accountable, Respectful, Teamwork.

We are an accredited Real Living Wage employer.

We encourage and support our staff to be vaccinated as this remains the best line of defence against Covid-19.

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