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Staff Nurse

Job Description

Registered General Nurse – Rotational Ophthalmology

Permanent Contract

The Eye Unit is looking for a permanent Registered General Nurse (375hours per week) with an interest in Ophthalmology to join our team.

The Unit consists of twin theatre suites, injection clean room, ward, out-patient department and pre-assessment clinic. Applicants will have opportunity to gain ophthalmic technical skills, rotating through the unit supported by a mentorship programme.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Brenda Mason- Matron Head and Neck Services, H2 Ophthalmic Unit, Royal Bolton Hospital, Telephone Number –  ( Phone number removed ) 

The aims of this Trust are to improve the health of and provide the best possible care to the population in which we serve and ensure that our staff have joy and pride in their work. We are striving to recruit a workforce that reflects the communities in which we serve. We value our staff and can offer excellent opportunities for further training and development. We are keen to reflect our local population and therefore applications from all sectors of the community are welcomed.

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)

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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