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Junior Sister

Job Description

For further information about the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, please click on the links on the right hand panel and you will be directed to the Trust's website.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, experienced and highly motivated person for our band 6 Sisters post for 375 hours on ward 4 at Dewsbury Hospital.

Ward 4 is a Stroke and Neurology Rehabilitation ward with 28 patients of which consists of 12 beds for Neuro and 16 beds for Stroke.

If you are a registered nurse and have a minimum of three years’ experience involving patients with Stroke and Neurological conditions in the NHS then this may be an exciting opportunity for you.

Excellent communication skills, clinical competence, evidence of multi-disciplinary team working, assessing and mentoring skills, and a commitment to lead the team to maintain and improve high standards of care for our patients are essential for this role.

For more information please contact Janet Tennant Senior Sister ward 4 DDH on  ( Phone number removed ) 

To help you with your application for this job, please ensure you read the Information and Guidance for Applicants, Job Description and Person Specification. You will find these documents in the right hand panel of the job advert.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics.

For all Nursing posts (Band 1 and above, including Safety Support Workers and Healthcare Assistants) please note:
- We may require successful candidates to work rotational, 24 hour shift patterns.
- NHS Professionals are our current partner for managing and booking bank shifts within the Trust. To make things easier for you we will automatically register you onto the NHS Professionals booking system to enable you to work additional shifts,
unless you opt out of the process. We will provide you with further information regarding this during recruitment, and answer any questions you may have.

Thank you.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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