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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/10/2019.

Registered Nurse- Interventional Radiology Day Case

Job Reference: 339-DJF0715-A

North Bristol NHS Trust
Interventional Radiology
£24,214 - £30,112 per annum

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Registered Nurse Band 5 interventional Radiology Day case Internal Rotation

Registered Nurses are required for one of the UK’s largest NHS Hospitals based at North Bristol NHS Trust in the Imaging Department.

We are seeking experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated registered nurses to join the Day case team.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in the New Brunel Building at Southmead hospital. You will be part of a dedicated team of Nurses in providing care for patient’s pre and post Interventional procedures including Vascular, Neurology, Urology and Cardiology. The unit provides care for inpatients transferred from any ward within the Trust during the winter months as well as outpatients.

You must have a current NMC registration. Applicants will ideally have recent experience in nursing surgical patients or have worked in an acute NHS ward. Ideally you will be competent to give IV drugs and undertake phlebotomy however training can be provided for the right candidate. You must be confident in safe decision making and delivering quality care to a group of patients. Staff will also be required to participate in nurse led discharge.

You will be based in Day Case Recovery rotating between day and night shifts

Bristol is well served by road, rail air and cycling links making it ideally placed for access to South Wales, the West Country and further afield. Bristol and Bath are also well served with theatre, cinema and leisure facilities.


  • Experience to work in a day case setting
  • Flexible interview options – – If you do not live locally we can offer interviews via Skype or face to face –whichever is easiest for you.
  • Build a vast knowledge across all hospital specialties
  • Excellent mentoring and preceptorship
  • Close working with the Interventional Radiology Consultants and the Cardiologists to provide high quality care for patients
  • Being part of a vital Team
  • Opportunity to work in all areas of Interventional Radiology


  • THE ROLE – As a Staff Nurse, you will play a key role within a team of nursing staff in the delivery of evidence based patient-centred care, which is of a high standard. Key duties will include:
  • To be responsible for assessment, planning, provision, maintenance and evaluation of patient care
  • To be flexible in working across shift patterns covering a 24 hour period
  • To actively contribute to the provision of a good learning environment by taking on the role of mentor/assessor
  • To be the first point of contact for patients who are admitted to the unit.
  • Working within a team of nurses who will be responsible to provide all patients with a high standard of individualized patient care depending on their needs
  • To work in a busy environment where change happens at any time


  • YOU: The successful Staff Nurse will be:
  • A Registered Nurse with active NMC registration
  • Passionate and empathic with patients
  • Dynamic and professional individual
  • Knowledgeable & understands and adheres to policy and procedures
  • Team Player who is able to work within a team in a busy environment supporting colleagues to provide the best care for the patient


Looking for Flexible Working options?

Contact to find out about joining NBTeXtra

For further details / informal visits contact:

Informal visits encouraged please contact Karen Collins

Tel 0117 4140784


The following is applicable for ‘At Risk’ employees, who must meet the essential shortlisting criteria to be eligible for interview.

Those from within North Bristol NHS Trust who apply for this role will be considered for shortlisting in the first instance.
Those from within the BNSSG (Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire) who apply for this role will be considered in the second instance.
Those covered by the South West Employment Transition Framework who apply for this role will be considered in the third instance.
If no applicant is appointed from the above ‘at-risk’ pools, those from the open market will then be considered for shortlisting.
If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.

If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel 0117 4141151.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant(s) will normally commence at the minimum of the scale unless they have previous NHS service at the same band. Progression through the scale is by annual increments.

Please note that stringent pre-employment checks are undertaken on all successful applicants prior to commencement in post. Please refer to the ‘Information for Prospective Employees’ attachment for information relating to DBS charges.

We are committed to Equal Opportunity - Job Share Applications are welcomed.

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.

UK Registration

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

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