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Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Respiratory
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
359-EMS7293
Site
Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Town
Tunbridge Wells
Salary
£24,214 - £30,112 pa pro rata
Closing
Today at 23:59
Interview date
29/07/2019

Ward 21 is looking for the right person to join our team as a Staff Nurse.

The post will involve working in an exciting environment caring for patients with Acute Respiratory needs. It is a great opportunity to develop your skills and experience with NIV equipment and Optiflow.

Within this this post you will be working with a team of nursing, physiotherapist, OT and medical staff.

We are looking for a highly motivated and caring nurse who have an interest in working with acutely unwell patients. We will in return provide you with an excellent learning environment and great development opportunities. 

You will be expected to attend the Trust’s Induction Programme for RNs, RMs and ODPs (which starts on the first day of employment).  The programme is full-time (please contact the programme lead if this is problematic: nicola.henthorn@nhs.net), lasts for two weeks and will involve travelling to both Trust sites. The programme includes supernumerary shifts in the clinical area and classroom-based study days which run from 9am to 5pm.

 

Please note that appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service Check at enhanced level. (Enhanced level now includes regulated checks against vulnerable adults and children)

As an inclusive employer, we are committed to having a diverse workforce and being a Stonewall Diversity Champion and Disability Confident Committed Employer we are working to create a workplace that enables all staff to reach their full potential.  We, therefore, encourage applications from BME people, LGBT+ people and people with disabilities.

Closing Date: Wednesday 17th July 2019 

Interviews: Monday 29th July 2019 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Catarina Cunha on 01892635674 or catarina.cunha@nhs.net