These are the values that we live by at Berkshire Healthcare:
We welcome people who share these values to come and work for us.
Please find attached the behaviour framework that underpins these values for this job role.
WEST BERKSHIRE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
Are you an experienced Band 5 nurse looking for an opportunity to develop your skills in a patient-focused environment?
Do you want to join a strong body of staff that enjoy job satisfaction that comes with delivering good continuity of care?
If so, then West Berkshire Community Hospital is home to a great team; one that’s well-established, stable and enjoys a strong reputation for delivering excellent care. This is all in addition to the modern, comfortable surroundings of our recently built hospital.
We also, as an employer, aim to ensure you benefit both personally and professionally from a balanced approach to work and provide all the support you need to be comfortable and confident in your role.
On the site we share with Royal Berkshire, you’ll find free car parking and of course, you’ll appreciate the opportunities offered by Newbury and the surrounding West Berkshire area.
If the above is what you’re looking for, then we welcome your application.
For more information and an informal chat, please contact Sarah Deal, Acting Ward Manager Manager, on ( Phone number removed ) or email ( Email address removed ).
Berkshire Healthcare helps people manage their health in their local area, through a range of specialist and community services across the county. We promote independence and quality of life through community and mental health services and aim for seamless delivery of the best care in the right place. We get to know communities and the people in them so we can deliver the best services that meet their health needs.
Our team of 4,300 staff provide specialist mental health and community health services to a population of around 900,000 within Berkshire. We provide healthcare to people in their own homes and from different sites across the county.
We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics. Reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled applicants where required.
Appointment to any position is conditional on the satisfactory completion of the core NHS Employment Checks Standards. Information disclosed in your application will be checked and any offer of appointment may be withdrawn if you knowingly withhold information or provide false or misleading information.
Please ensure your application is submitted with a valid email address for your referees in order to minimise delays in the recruitment process. Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email, therefore applicants are advised to check their email accounts regularly.
Applicants are advised that as a result of the high level of response we receive for some of our vacancies, we may expire any of them prior to the advertised closing date.
Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust is committed to improving the health of its staff, patients and the wider community by providing a smoke free environment. A smoke free policy is in operation and smoking is not permitted on any of the Trust’s sites.
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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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