Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. We provide accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions, for a regional, national and international population. We have a world class reputation for excellent care, research and teaching.
Working in this speciality
Do you have a passion for surgical nursing? We are looking for registered nurses who want to care for patients undergoing surgery. We treats patients with urological or upper GI problems. Many of the elective procedures are undertaken where the patient has a known or suspected underlying cancer diagnosis. We need good communicators to support patients during these difficult times on their cancer journey.
You will be able to develop and extend the range of skills you have to give excellent care on the ward. Whether that is in wound management, parental nutrition or infection control we can support you with your own development plan.
We can offer the opportunity to work within an interesting and innovating environment where the teams are working towards transforming and improving care for patients.
Benefits for you
• Opportunities for continuous professional development
• A wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.
To help you relocate to the historic university town of Cambridge, we are offering a £1,000 relocation package.
Closing Date 27th October 2016
For further details / informal visits contact:
Nurse Recruitment Team on ( Phone number removed )
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust includes Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie Hospitals. We are one of the largest and busiest hospitals in the country with an outstanding reputation that is down to the exceptional people that work here.
Our philosophy is to keep the patient at the heart of everything we do. Every person that works for the Trust, regardless of their role, comes into contact with our patients and visitors and so is expected to uphold our values of Together - Safe, Kind, Excellent at all times.
We look for people who are willing to go the extra mile, not because they are asked to, but because they are committed to being part of a healthcare team that delivers an excellent caring service to our patients.
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment.
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.
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