Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides services through its three hospitals in Andover, Basingstoke and Winchester. We provide all general hospital services for planned and emergency care as well as specialist services. These include Pseudomyxoma Peritonei for which we are one of the only two national centres treating this rare abdominal cancer. The Trust also provides services at the Countess of Brecknock Hospice in Andover and outpatient services are provided in Alton, Bordon and Romsey.
The Trust employs around 5,000 staff and our values apply to every member of our Team. These values are centred around caring about our patients and our staff; being accountable and responsible; having respect for all and integrity in everything we do and always encouraging and challenging each other to do our best. To be successful, applicants will need to demonstrate that they fully share these values.
We are looking for an outstanding senior nurse with a passion to embed learning into the daily practice of the hyper acute stroke unit multi- disciplinary team.
The sucessful applicant will work alongside the Clinical Matron to lead the stroke unit. The primary additional responsibility for the sucessful candidate will be to develop education and training through a clinical forum through working alongside the less experienced members of staff to embed stroke expertise in a practical form.
The individual will be pivotal to the day to day running of the ward with a strong ability to lead. They will be able to be calm under pressure and wiling to support the development of a strong and dynamic stroke service
For further details / informal visits contact:
Clinical Matron Twyford Ward
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The Trust is committed to equality and diversity in both the provision of our services and how we recruit and manage our staff. Applications are therefore encouraged from everyone with the necessary attributes for the job, irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity.
For more information please visit the Trust website.
This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. If you intend to apply you are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted 5 working days before the scheduled interview date.
All communication is via email in the first instance.
All new staff will be subject to a probationary period covering their first six months in post. This provides an opportunity to become familiar with the culture and working environment of the Trust.
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