Nursing - Endocrine/ Diabetes Specialist Nurse

  • Department Diabetes/Endocrine
  • Salary £30,401 - £37,267 per annum/ pro rata
  • Closing Date 19/07/2019
  • Location The Princess Royal Hospital and The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 6
  • Job ref 223-DSN-273
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full time (37.5 hours p/w) and part time hours available

We are seeking to appoint highly motivated Staff Nurses to work within our current Diabetes and Endocrine Team.  These are demanding roles requiring commitment, enthusiasm and a desire for self-development. 

Previous experience in the care and management of diabetes and endocrinology is essential, however, you will be given full training and support to complete our in house training programmes and external training opportunities will be offered where appropriate.

The unit has a positive attitude towards training and professional development.  There is the possibility of employment from a band 5 to 6 development post for candidates who succeed at interview but do not possess all the required competencies. 

We have a number of hours available (a total of 2.4 whole time equivalent) that may be divided to full or part time posts depending on successful candidates.

These roles will primarily involve the educational support of patients with diabetes and endocrine conditions, education of Trust staff regarding these conditions and clinical support under supervision of senior members of the team whilst competencies are obtained. 

The service currently runs from Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm and there is also a requirement to work across sites according to service needs. 

We value our diverse workforce and consider all applicants on the grounds of their ability and skills to do the job.  Therefore we are committed to offering an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for the above position. 

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, we look forward to receiving your application.

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