Band 5 Staff Nurse - Major Trauma Ward 226
- Trauma & Orthopaedics
- Band 5
- Full time - 37.5 hours per week
- Royal Stoke
- Stoke on Trent
- £25,655 - £31,534 per annum
- 20/01/2022 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)
From 1st April 2022 all NHS workers in England with face to face contact with patients must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Only those with medical exemptions will be excluded from this requirement. Please consider this mandatory requirement when applying for this position.
Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
We have a very exciting opportunity for a Band 5 Staff Nurse to join our Major Trauma Ward 226 nursing team.
We welcome applications from individuals who feel they can meet the demands and needs of this specialist area.
Main duties of the job
The successful applicant will have good communication skills and should have experience of working in an acute hospital setting ideally within a trauma and orthopaedics setting. We are looking for a committed team player who has high standards and is passionate about improving the patient experience.
Ward 226 cares for often a variety of patients with complex conditions and needs that are undergoing significant trauma and surgery and require specialist skills and knowledge to aid and maximise their recovery.
If you feel you have these attributes, please apply!
Please note the University Hospitals of North Midlands (NHS) Trust, do not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
Working for our organisation
University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust is one of the largest and most modern in the country. We serve around three million people and we’re highly regarded for our facilities, teaching and research. The Trust has around 1,450 inpatient beds across two sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford. Our 11,000 strong workforce provide emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care from Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hospital in Stafford.
We are the specialist centre for major trauma for the North Midlands and North Wales. We have put together a wide range of development packages aimed at ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. Our goal is to be a world-class centre of achievement, where patients receive the highest standards of care and the best people come to learn, work and research.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For more information on working for the Trust, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.
For more details on the post, please see contact information details
- Registered Nurse on NMC Register
- Mentorship or equivalent
- Experience in an Acute Hospital Setting
- experince of completing dressings
- Acute Trauma Ward experience
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Caroline Jennings
- Job title
- Senior Sister
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01782 675257
- Additional information
Matron Katie Shaw - 01782 679939
If you have problems applying, contact
University Hospitals of North Midlands - Royal Stoke
Springfield Building, Floor 2 (Trust HQ)
Stoke on Trent
- Office: 01782 671437 OR VOIP: 01782 228396