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Registered Nurse - Respiratory

Job Description

Registered Nurse Respiratory Medicine – 11A, 7AN, Sleep services, ACT

Do you want to make a difference to our patients?

Are you looking to be part of a dynamic organisation with an overall aim to deliver world class care?

Do you have excellent clinical skills and a desire to develop your knowledge and skills further?

If so, then we would like to meet you.

We are looking for motivated nurses, with a commitment to delivering world class patient care.

In return, the Trust is committed to supporting and developing its’ staff so opportunities for training and other development activities will be provided.
Additional benefits include excellent annual leave entitlement, the NHS pension scheme, accommodation, shopping discounts, employee friendly benefits and further career development opportunities.

We currently have opportunities within the following departments –

Ward 11A is the trust's dedicated 29 bedded respiratory ward including a 4 bedded RSU. We manage and care for a wide variety of respiratory and medical patients with conditions such as COPD, Asthma, Bronchiectasis, etc. The ward vision is to have the patient at the centre of everything we do and want to achieve.

7A North – Ward 7a north is a fully refurbished 14 bed ward which opened at the beginning of 2016, caring for patients with general respiratory conditions

Sleep Services: Our unit offers a wide range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients with:

•Suspected obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS)
•Restless leg syndrome (RLS)
•Periodic limb movement (PLM)
•Obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS)

ACT: A seven-day acute chest team (ACT) reviews, within 24 hours, all respiratory patients admitted to the Lister via the hospital’s emergency department or acute medical assessment unit. The team also advises on acutely unwell respiratory patients on other inpatient wards at the Lister, as well as providing a rapid assess clinic to facilitate the early discharge of patients, or preventing their admission in the first place.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Resourcing Team  ( Phone number removed ) 

Please note that vacancies may close prior to the advertised closing date in certain circumstances. Please ensure that you make your application as soon as possible.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all members of the community including people with disabilities.

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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.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

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