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Staff Nurse - AEC

Job Reference: 385-ED-0084-LS

Weston Area NHS Trust
Nursing and Midwifery
Weston General Hospital, Weston-super-Mare
£24,214 - £30,112 pa pro rata

A Band 5 Staff Nurse position has arisen on our Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit. This unit is designed to assess and treat patients for a wide variety of medical conditions on an ambulatory basis. The purpose of this unit is to provide treatment to patients on a day case basis and to prevent unnecessary admissions to hospital.


Ambulatory treatment is a growing area of the NHS so we are looking for somebody who enjoys variety and change


The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic and motivated approach, be innovative, keen to share skills and develop leadership skills to support our busy team in delivery of high quality patient-centred care. Excellent communication /interpersonal skill are necessary for this post.


The unit is open from 9.00am until 7:00 pm Monday to Friday so the hours of work are very sociable. Part time and Full time hours will be considered and training will be provided if required.

For further details / informal visits contact:

If you would like to visit the unit or have any questions or queries please do not hesitate in contacting Senior Sister Natasha Deakin

Weston super Mare has grown to become one of the country's most popular seaside destinations, with a fabulous sandy beach, donkey rides and candy floss. The beach is complemented by lively bars, popular restaurants and of course, the famous pier, which was severely damaged by fire in July 2008 and re-opened to great acclaim in 2010.

Weston also has a number of new housing developments, an Ofsted ‘outstanding’ college with a number of sites including a University Campus. Weston truly has a family friendly culture making it a wonderful place to live and work.

The large, diverse cities of Bristol and Bath are only a short journey by car or train, and our convenient location just off Junction 21 of the M5 means the rest of Somerset, Devon and Cornwall are virtually on the doorstep.

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close any adverts before the published closing date once we have received sufficient numbers of applications. We advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

Weston Area Health Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All staff must be aware of, and follow Weston Area Health Trust guidance and policies on Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable adults and it is your duty to report any concerns you may have through your line manager and the Trust’s designated Safeguarding Lead.

Please note we will contact you via email to advise you if you have been shortlisted for this vacancy, therefore it is important that you check your NHS jobs account regularly. To access emails from us, please log into your account and view 'My Applications'. Please be aware that some emails have been known to end up in 'JUNK MAIL/SPAM BOX' so please be sure to check this folder as well as your INBOX so you don't miss any important communication regarding your application.

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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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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