Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest acute hospital trusts in the country. We provide a full range of services to more than 650,000 people across Portsmouth, South East Hampshire and West Sussex. Most services are provided at Queen Alexandra Hospital but we also offer a range of outpatient and diagnostic facilities closer to patients’ homes. We handle around 130,000 Emergency Department admissions a year and have the busiest maternity department on the South Coast. The Trust employs around 6,000 staff and is the second largest employer in Portsmouth.
The Trust’s vision is to be the best hospital, provide the best care by employing the best people and to ensure our patients are the centre of all that we do. If you share the same values as Portsmouth Hospitals; Respect & Dignity, Quality of Care, Working Together and Efficiency we want you to work for us.
Paediatric Staff Nurse
A rare opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 sister on our busy Paediatric unit
Looking for an exciting new opportunity in an innovative and fast paced paediatric unit? Then come and join us In Queen Alexandra’s Paediatric Unit.
We are looking for an experienced paediatric nurse, as Sister you will often be the most senior nurse on the unit so a variety of skills and experience is essential as we cover a Paediatric assessment unit, 24 bedded medical ward and 9 bedded in-patient surgical ward with 9 day case beds.
Experience as a leader will be advantageous You will need to have excellent interpersonal skills, be a keen team player as well as a desire to be part of a team that wants to provide the best care for their patients. Competent at nursing within an acute setting with the flexibility to adapt to often rapidly changing situation and be ability to manage a complex workload.
The closing date of this post is: 28th October 2016
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