Staff Nurse - Band 5 (£21,909 - £28,462 + shift pay)
Do you have experience of providing care for the elderly in a care home or similar setting? Are you considering a change in career and potentially returning to a hospital environment?
Our client provides emergency and non-emergency services to the residents of East Surrey, north-east West Sussex, and South Croydon, including the major towns of Crawley, Horsham, Reigate and Redhill; a community of over 535,000 people. At East Surrey Hospital in Redhill they provide acute and complex services and a range of outpatient, diagnostic services whilst Crawley Hospital and Horsham in West Sussex and Caterham Dene Hospital and Oxted Health Centre in Surrey provide less complex planned services. East Surrey Hospital is also the designated major trauma centre for Gatwick Airport. Our client is rated as good by the Care Quality Commission and are looking to recruit caring and dedicated nurses who can deliver high standards of care to our elderly patients. These roles are ideally suited to NMC registered nurses who may have worked for some time in a residential care home and who are looking to return to hospital nursing.
The Trust will provide support to ensure that individuals who have worked away from an acute setting are updated on current clinical practice and policy. The roles offer a unique opportunity to work in a supportive and positive work environment and new recruits benefit from full induction, orientation and mentoring when they begin work. The Trust has vacancies for nurses working 24/7 in various elderly care wards throughout the Redhill Hospital site. NHS nurses benefit from generous holiday entitlement, pension scheme, various retail discounts, regular appraisals and opportunities for career development.
Interviews will be held on 9th November 2016.