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Band 6 Junior Sister/Charge Nurse Ward 124 Renal

Band 6

Main area
Medicine
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week (Full Time)
Job ref
205-2859302
Site
Ward 124 Royal Stoke
Town
Newcastle Under Lyme
Salary
£31,365 - £37,890 £30,401 - £37,267 pa
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.

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Job overview

Division: Medicine
Job Title: Junior Sister/Charge Nurse
Band: 6
Location: Renal Unit
Hours of Duty: 37.5 hours per week
Managerially accountable to: Ward Manager
Matron
Professionally accountable to: Associate Chief Nurse
Key Relationships: Multi-disciplinary Team
Divisional Nurse
Clinical Nurse Specialists
Senior Clinical Nurse (Matron)
Senior Nurse – Education and Workforce
Nursing Directorate
Professionals Allied to Medicine
Medical Staff
Directorate/Divisional Management Team
Human Resources

Main duties of the job

Ward 124- Renal based at Royal Stoke 


Do you have an interest in Renal .  Could you work alongside an innovative multidisciplinary team?

We have a very exciting opportunity   for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Band 6 Junior Sister/Charge Nurse to join our team

We can offer you a warm welcome to our Renal Team on Ward 124 

The successful applicant will have good communication skills and should have at least 12 months experience of working in an acute hospital setting ideally within a Renal   setting.  We are looking for a committed team player who has high standards and is passionate about improving the patient experience. You will play a key role in supporting the Ward Manager and the Senior Staff Nursing team.

The ward comprises of 28 beds which include 2 higher monitoring beds and 4 Assessment trolleys.

 

Working for our organisation

The UHNM NHS Trust covers Royal Stoke Hospital in Stoke on Trent and County Hospital in Stafford. Royal Stoke a large acute teaching hospital, with a Turnover of £360 million. Located in Stoke on Trent and Stafford, UHNM is close to the M6, within commuting distance of culturally diverse major conurbations, such as Manchester and Birmingham and surrounded by rural pleasures, including the Peak District National Park.

Each year Royal Stoke cares for over 600,000 people providing emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care. It is a leading teaching hospital in partnership with Keele University and has a patient-centred clinical research facility providing state-of-the-art facilities.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

The team is cohesive and professional with a genuine interest and passion for providing a high standard of patient care. If you are looking for a new challenge, then this innovative unit will provide you with the opportunities for professional development and an exciting and rewarding career in Renal Nursing.
The Renal Unit is a new state of the art building and also includes a Haemodialysis Unit, Transplant Service, CKD team, Research Team and a Home Therapy Department.

Important Information:

Please note the University Hospitals of North Midlands (NHS) Trust, do not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.

Person specification

Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Registered Nurse on NMC Register
  • Recognised qualification in teaching and assessing study
Desirable criteria
  • Mentorship or equivalent

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Minimum 12 months experience in band 6 role
  • Has experience in an acute hospital setting
Desirable criteria
  • Trauma & Orthopaedic experience
  • Acute care experience
Positive about disabled peopleAge positiveArmed Forces Covenant Gold Award

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.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Sister Sally Appleton
Job title
Senior Sister/Ward Manager
Email address
sally.appleton@uhnm.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01782 676124
Additional information

Senior Sister Sally Appleton 
sally.appleton@uhnm.nhs.uk
01782 676124