- Bedford, UK
- Full-time employment
- Apply by 07 Jan, 2019
- Posted on 08 Nov, 2018
- Start date:
- Visa Sponsor
- £ 29,608.0 per year
What will I be doing in my new role?We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated Band 5 Staff Nurses, with excellent communication and collaborative skills and an interest in urology and emergency surgery. You would need to be a committed individual able to work within the multidisciplinary team of surgical staff, specialist nurses, secretarial and reception staff, to ensure effective delivery of a high quality patient experience.
What about the department I will Join?Do you want to gain experience in Surgical Nursing and are willing to work hard to maintain excellent clinical standards? Richard Wells Ward is a 27 bedded surgical ward caring for patients undergoing urology and emergency surgery.
Flexibility and commitment as a team player is essential to facilitate a patient centred approach to the assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of care.
You will be supported to develop your clinical skills and your own professional development.
The successful candidate will fulfil all of the essential components of the person specification.
Although we have a very strong learning and development function, we appreciate you will need to have acquired some skills and experience from your career to date in order for your time with us to be a real success. These can be found in the Person and Job Description attachment on NHS Jobs. However we have highlighted three of them below
- RN or equivalent1
- Provide evidence of competence in surgical nursing skills
- Basic IT skills - use of PiMS, MS Word, Outlook
Want to know more?Bedford Hospital is situated in a beautiful part of the UK in the county of Bedfordshire. Bedford is a riverside town with easy access to quiet unspoilt countryside, which can become useful after a fulfilling shift. Bedford is one of, if not the most, cosmopolitan town in the UK with over 50 different ethnic groups represented.
It now provides a wide range of services which include beds for Care of the Elderly, ENT, General Medicine, General Surgery, Gynaecology, Neonatal, Obstetrics, Oncology, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Vascular Surgery, Breast Surgery and Urology. A modern Accident and Emergency Department includes a 6-bedded observation ward. The Critical Care Complex provides both High Dependency and Intensive Care beds to a maximum capacity of 12 beds.
Important Application Information:Your referee’s email addresses must be business/corporate email addresses. Private email addresses such as hotmail, gmail yahoo, btinternet, sky etc, will not be accepted.
Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:37.5 Hours Per WeekPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band: 5 Staff Group:Nursing & Midwifery RegisteredSpecialty/Function:Planned Care
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