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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/07/2022.

Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 415-Z22-423

Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (formerly Northern Devon Healthcare Trust)
Hugh Squier
South Molton
£25,655 - £31,534 Per Annum Pro Rata

Band 5 Registered Nurses Experienced or Newly Qualified (Full or part time)

Healthcare for older people / rehab Unit

We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic, caring, Band 5 Registered Nurses, Experienced or Newly Qualified, highly motivated Nurses to join our team at the Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust- Healthcare for Older people Unit based at the South Molten Community Hospital site.

Hugh Squier ward is a 16 bedded adult unit predominantly delivering acute and rehabilitative care to patients. We also care for a small group of patients that have neurological conditions and require treatment and rehabilitation. We provide excellent, with an emphasis on advanced discharge planning and working very closely with our Ward Multi-Disciplinary Team.

Good interpersonal skills, a willingness to learn and the ability to work effectively in a team, along with a positive attitude towards change are essential to the role.

We can offer you a diverse working environment whilst allowing you to develop your Clinical skills, knowledge and expertise giving you the opportunity to gain advanced specialised skills to care for Patients with complex needs.

The successful candidate(s) would be supported in the role with ongoing training and access to a wide range of learning opportunities.

If you are a newly qualified Registered Nurse, we will support you as you take your first steps with us.

The role is exciting and challenging, where compassion, team work, excellent communication skills, emotional resilience and initiative are paramount.

This post will require rotation days/nights, the vacancies can accommodate both full or part-time working.

We are fully committed to the health and wellbeing of our staff and our health and wellbeing team offer a variety of fantastic services and resources to support you at every step.

If you wish to learn more about the post, please contact:

Sarah Hulland - Ward Manager

Tel No: 01769 572164



Closing date: 8th July 2022

** As this post is in a shortage occupation code it qualifies for the Trust’s Recommend a Friend Scheme, please find further information on the attached link**



Our teams of care professionals work with patients and their families to support peoples’ independence, health and wellbeing. We provide support to avoid hospital admissions, and if an admission is necessary, we try to make each patient’s stay in hospital as short and effective as possible before working with them on a safe discharge home.

In our most recent staff survey, our staff voted us in the top 10% of NHS provider organisations to work for and we also came out as the top provider in the South West for our overall results. Our patients (through the Friends and Family Test) regularly report an average of over 95% satisfaction with our services.

Please note that we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applicants.

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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