We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Staff Nurse to join our client's busy Rehabilitation Ward team at their major health facility. Our client is situated on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
At the Rehabilitation Ward, patient groups include; stroke, Parkinson’s disease, balance and falls, post-orthopaedic and general surgery. Admissions to the ward may be from Surgical/Medical wards, the hospital's Day Assessment Unit or from the community.
The unit is a multi-disciplinary service which provides therapy and rehabilitation treatment. MD Team input is over 5 days (Monday – Friday) with nursing support continued throughout the week and weekends. All teams include qualified professionals with expertise in the field of rehabilitation.
Nurses aim to work with the clients and in partnership with other disciplines to help patients regain their independence – enabling them to adapt sufficiently to return home with confidence or to an appropriate placement in residential/nursing care.
The island of Guernsey has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain's finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbor town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.
Registered Nurse with full registration with the NMC.
A minimum of six months' post-graduate experience in either a Medical, Surgical or Rehabilitation setting.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A competitive salary, plus £1,000 bonus after one year inpost, and a further £3,000 upon completion of two year’s service.
- A relocation package or single subsidised accommodation can be provided.
- A continental atmosphere where the people are friendly and taxes are considerably lower than the mainland.