Nursing - Sister / Charge Nurse

  • Job Type Stroke and Care of the Elderly
  • Salary £26,565-£35,577 per annum pro rata
  • Closing Date 26/03/2018
  • Location Shrewsbury
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 6
  • Job ref 223-SCN-144
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full time 37.5 hours
  • Contact Claire Newby, Ward 22 Stroke & Rehabilitation Manager
  • Telephone 01743 261000 Extension 3164

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic nurse wishing to develop their leadership skills as a Band 6 Sister/Charge Nurse. You will gain experience in caring for patients with a wide variety of medical conditions.

Previous acute medical experience is essential with a genuine interest in care of the elderly and providing leadership.

You will have proven organisational skills with evidence of taking frequent charge of a ward. You will have demonstrated leadership skills and be an expert communicator with the ability to work with all members of the multidisciplinary team. You will support and train our junior staff, new starters, and agency staff while providing the clinical skills and expertise required for an acute ward.

You will be flexible in your approach to the role and respond appropriately to the demands of an ever-changing workload. You will also support the ward manager in the management and leadership of the ward. Ward 22 Stroke & Rehabilitation is a friendly and supportive team, with staff being committed to providing and maintaining high standards of patient care.   

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