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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/09/2019.

Registered Nurse- Elderly Care

Job Reference: 361-RN-1878313

Employer:
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Department:
Stroke
Location:
Lister, Stevenage
Salary:
£24,214 - £30,112 p.a

At East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust we are proud of the range of services we provide. As a result, we need amazing people to help us deliver these services and provide excellent care to our community.

Our benefits

We offer a range of benefits to support our staff including:

  • Access to the NHS Pension Scheme, providing generous benefits upon retirement, as well as a lump sum and pension for dependants
  • 27 days holiday rising to 33 days (depending on NHS Trust service)
  • A variety of different types of paid and unpaid leave covering emergency and planned leave
  • Confidential advice and support on personal, work, family and relationship issues, 24/7, from our Employee Assistance Programme
  • NHS Car Lease scheme and Cycle to Work scheme
  • An extensive range of learning and development opportunities
  • Discounts on restaurants, getaways, shopping, motoring, cinema and finance through a of providers

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic, dynamic and highly motivated Band 5 Registered Nurses to join our Nursing Team on Ward 9b at the Lister Hospital.

Ward 9b is part of our acute medical wards and has a bed capacity of 30 beds allocated for Elderly Medical/Dementia patients that are requiring continuous nursing care and therapy whilst in hospital.

The primary role of the Registered Nurse is to provide a high quality, evidenced based nursing care to a designated group of patient working in collaboration with all the members of the Multi-Disciplinary Team. We also work closely with other departments as part of the patient’s pathway.

We also work closely with patient’s family and carers as part of their holistic admission and discharge planning.

We pride ourselves in providing an excellent service to our patient and the community.

The successful applicant must be:
• Registered Nurse
• Have good communication and organisational skills.
• Be able to work flexibly within the department when required.
• Be forward thinking an innovative.
• Be able to work as part of the team or independently as required.

Experience in caring for Elderly Patients is desirable but not essential as training will be provided.

This is your opportunity to join our nursing team to make a difference!

For further details / informal visits contact:

Cecile Gascon(Ward Manager) – 01438 285962 or 07375115026




Committed to our Community

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion for all job applicants, staff, patients and the wider community.

We are also proud to support our UK armed forces by supporting Reservists, Cadet Instructors, Veterans and military spouses/partners into employment and offering supportive policies that value their contribution to the community and to our Trust.

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We look forward to receiving your application!


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