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Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 415-AJ19-113ND

Northern Devon Healthcare Trust
Glossop Ward - Unscheduled Care
£24,214 - £30,112 per annum pro rata

Glossop Ward:

We currently have full and part time positions available for a registered nurse to join our team on Glossop Ward.

We are an acute medical ward specialising in respiratory, gastroenterology and general medicine. We have patients who require management of both the acute and chronic phase of their disease. We offer specific training in our areas of speciality and pride ourselves on supporting personal development. We encourage the development of our staff, promote the role of the Trainee Nursing Associate, and embrace Student Nurses.

Glossop Ward offers an exciting opportunity to both new and experienced staff. We are proactive with full multidisciplinary involvement in delivering the best care for our patients. We were the first ward to implement the electronic whiteboard, bedside handovers, and safety briefings and are leading the way with the Enhanced recovery in medicine. We were nominated for a Nursing Times Award for multi-disciplinary working.

If you are a Registered nurse and are ready for a new and exciting challenge in medicine then this Respiratory/gastroenterology rotation could be for you.

For further information, please contact Claire Vooght on: 01271 322730

Closing Date - 30/04/2019.

** 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 values guide everything we do. At all times, we aim to:

  • Demonstrate compassion
  • Strive for excellence
  • Respect diversity
  • Act with integrity
  • Listen and support others

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.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information and to self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship, please visit the UK Border Agency website. Note: we will be unable to obtain Tier 2 sponsorship for Bank positions.

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

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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