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Nursing - Sister/ Charge Nurse - Orthopaedics (Ward 8)

  • Department Orthopaedics
  • Salary £30,401.00 – £37,267 per annum
  • Closing Date 01/04/2020
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 6
  • Job ref 223-SCN-143
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full time 37.5 hours per week
  • Contact Dawn Shaw -Ward Manager
  • Email
  • Telephone 01952 641222, ext 4008/4836

Are you  a forward thinking ,enthusiastic and motivated individual ? Then you could be the candidate we are looking for a Sister/Charge nurse to join our busy dynamic nursing team on  ward 8  Elective Orthopaedics. This is a full time  permanent position in a demanding role that requires commitment and a positive approach towards change.

The successful candidate must have Orthopaedic experience in either Trauma or Elective Surgery and a proven ability in supervising and managing a busy acute Ward. The post requires co-ordinating and controlling the activities of the unit in an effective and efficient manner and also supporting the  ward manager with the development of the service  .

You will be a clinical role model and have a willingness to contribute to the development of the team  as well as your own professional growth. You will  be a qualified assessor/supervisor supporting  student nurses during there placements and will be expected to become a preceptor for junior colleagues .

You will have excellent communication skills and high clinical standards with a passion to make a difference for patients and staff alike, working alongside and supporting  the team to achieve exemplar status.

If you have these skills and wish to develop your career, please consider joining our fantastic team. 

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If successful, by completing the NHS Jobs application form you authorise the Trust to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national ESR.
If the role requires a qualification/professional registration, you will need to provide proof during the recruitment process. By submitting your application you are giving the Trust permission to check the qualification certificates provided back to the source provider. Please note that a sample of all applicant’s qualifications will be checked with the educational institution or provider.
In the event of a high response to this advertisement, this post will be closed. Early applications are advised.
Unfortunately we do not accept CVs or keep them on file. If you are unable to apply online please contact the person named in the advertisement for the post you are interested in.
We are committed to offering an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for the above position and will support reasonable adjustments wherever possible.  In addition, whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from candidates who are male, from black and minority ethnic backgrounds or who have a disability, as these are currently under-represented in our workforce.
We are committed to equal opportunities in employment. The policies and practices of the Trust aim to promote an environment that is free from all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination and values the diversity of all people. At the heart of our policy, we seek to treat people fairly, flexibly and with dignity and respect.
Thank you for your interest in The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, we look forward to receiving your application for employment.

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