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Band 5 Staff Nurse Ward 220

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Main area
cardiology
Grade
band 5
Contract
Permanent: Permament
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
205-2705528-A
Site
Royal Stoke
Town
Stoke on Trent
Salary
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
24/01/2021 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

The Heart Centre at the University Hospital of North Midlands is a tertiary centre delivering high quality Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery to the population of Staffordshire, Shropshire, East Cheshire and North Wales.

The level of activity within centre continues to grow year on year and we are proud to be developing exciting innovative programs such as TAVI, Atrial appendage Occlusion and MICAB (minimally invasive coronary artery bypass)

Main duties of the job

We currently have a vacancy on our inpatient ward (including coronary care) providing an exciting opportunity for a Band 5 Staff Nurse to join the team within the heart centre.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, flexible, committed to the provision of excellent standards of care, a good communicator, and motivated to build on existing professional development.
Essential requirements for the post are:

• First level registration
• Experience within an acute care setting as either a student or registered nurse
• Evidence of excellent attendance
• Participation in a 24/7 roster within the inpatient areas

We offer a comprehensive band 5 preceptorship package with support to achieve competency and skill acquisition.

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

For more information on working for the Trust, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

For more details on the post, please contact Joanne Hallett (details below)

Person specification

Qualification

Essential criteria
  • NMC registration level 1
Desirable criteria
  • mentorship qualification

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Acute care experience
Desirable criteria
  • ability to work as part of a team
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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.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Joanne Hallett
Job title
Deputy Matron
Telephone number
01782 675940
Additional information

01782 675050

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
University Hospitals of North Midlands - Royal Stoke
Newcastle Road
Stoke on Trent
Staffordshire
ST4 6QG
Telephone
01782 671437 (internal 71437) or VOIP Tel number: 01782 228396 ext 108396