The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.
The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton Hospital in Banbury.
The Hyper Acute Stroke Unit at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford is looking for motivated and enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join us. We would love to hear from nurses who are willing to develop or have a keen interest in Acute Stroke. The successful applicant will be responsible for delivering high standards of care within an MDT setting. In addition to the 10 Acute Stroke beds, we have 8 Hyper Acute monitored beds, taking patients directly from ED. There will be opportunities to look after patients post thrombolysis, post thrombectomy and hemi-craniectomy as well as gaining knowledge and skills in acute rehabilitation.
If you have high standards and the desire to work in an innovative and progressive environment, this is the opportunity for you!
As part of the selection process, you are required to specify in your supporting information your reasons for applying for this post. If this element is not present in your supporting information you will NOT be shortlisted.
Full and part time applicants will be considered
For further details / informal visits contact:
Sister Christine Barker on ( Email address removed ) Tel. ( Phone number removed )
No unsolicited recruitment agency telephone calls or emails.
Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period. If you currently hold a contract of employment with the Oxford University Hospitals, this will not apply. This statement does not apply to Medical staff or Executive Appointments.
Please make sure that you read the job description and person specification attached below, and that your statement in support reflects this as your application will be judged against these criteria.
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Candidates selected for interview will be contacted after the short listing process, usually within 2 weeks. (Please note that shortlisting times vary when applying for a Medical position within the Trust) The majority of correspondence will be via the e-recruitment system, therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders in web-based email products.
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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