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Staff Nurse - Day Surgery Ward

Job Description

Full time (375 hours), permanent, includes evenings and occasional Saturdays.

Do you want the opportunity to support our Day Case Surgery Unit?

If you are a passionate and dynamic person with the ability to work well within a progressive environment, can deliver high quality patient care and have a desire to work within Surgery services, we would love to hear from you.

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated Registered Staff Nurses to support our Day Surgery Ward. Ensuring the highest standards of effective care to our patients, you must have experience in working in a ward area and be prepared to take on greater responsibility within the unit. You should possess good communication skills and be able to demonstrate a commitment to the delivery of quality care within the multi-disciplinary team.

We have posts available on the Day Surgery ward and also in Recovery and Scrub covering the following specialities: Orthopaedics, Gynaecology, Pain management and General Surgery.

You must be able to demonstrate that you have the professional confidence and competence in working within a team. You must also be able to demonstrate pro-active continuing professional development and there will be the opportunity to mentor students and colleagues working alongside of you.

This post is Monday to Friday with the opportunity to work Saturdays periodically.

Only applicants, who can adequately demonstrate how they meet the requirements of the person specification, as outlined in the job description, will be short-listed.

Please see the attached job description for further information

When applying please ensure that you provide all the names of your referees, professional and/or educational that are able to provide you with a reference that continuously covers the last three previous years and that the details provided are accurate and include an email address for your referees as this is how they will be contacted. Unfortunately we are unable to accept Yahoo, Gmail and/or Hotmail contact email addresses as a valid email address; all referee contact email addresses MUST be their work email address

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)

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