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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/11/2018.

Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 389-A-18-26599

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum

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Open day for final year Student Nurses and experienced nurses: Have a great nursing career with us!

Newly qualified nurses can get their career off to a flying-start at Bradford Teaching Hospitals. As a major teaching hospital, we offer the opportunity to get solid experience in an environment that supports your development as a nurse, with a wide range of clinical areas to gain experience in.

Bradford has a young, diverse population which will brings a unique richness to your work and makes for a great nursing experience. Our nurses are as diverse as the people they look after and our nursing family includes people from all over the world.

We know that the first steps in a nursing career can be the most challenging and believe it’s important to support nurses so that they can learn and grow. Our dedicated team of Practice Education Nurses are on-hand to ensure that you never feel alone.

All newly qualified nurses who join the Trust are enrolled in our preceptorship scheme which offers a carefully planned way to develop clinical skills with the guidance and support of experienced clinicians. The scheme includes one-to-one mentoring and further career advice is also available to help you plan for the future. We’ll even get you started (as Band 4) whilst awaiting confirmation of your PIN and pick up the cost of your first year of your NMC registration.

Come to our open day, find out more and apply for a job with us today. Complete just one online application for a Staff Nurse post in response to this advert, and you’ll be invited to our Open Day, where we’ll interview you on the day and discuss the range of opportunities available.

We’re also keen to hear from you if you are interested in joining our nurse bank or you are an experienced nurse looking to develop your career with Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the wide range of specialism and development opportunities we have available to all our staff.

If you can’t make it to our Open Day or to find out more about our Trust, please email enquiries to or visit our Facebook page Nursing Team Bradford.


Candidates who have not submitted an application before the closing date will not be interviewed. Applicants will be told about their interview slot via NHS Jobs by the 30th of November 2018.

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We also welcome applications from people with a lived experience of providing unpaid care/support to a family member or friend with a disability, health condition, frailty, mental health problem, addiction and or other health and care needs.

In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the date stated above in order to prevent the number of applications received being unmanageable. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered.

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Please note that all posts recruited to by Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust covered by Agenda for Change Terms and Conditions (whether on a fixed term or substantive basis) are subject to a probationary period. For more information and guidance about the length of your probationary period please see the terms and conditions section of the Job Description.

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