Nursing - Staff Nurse - Frailty

  • Department Frailty (Ward 21)
  • Salary £24,214.00 – £30,112 per annum
  • Closing Date 24/09/2019
  • Location Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 5
  • Job ref 223-SSN-496
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time 37.5 hours per week

There is an exciting opportunity for a caring, motivated and enthusiastic Staff Nurse, either newly qualified or experienced, to join our team.  Our Frailty ward, at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, currently has a full-time vacancy available and we would like you to join us.

This is the perfect opportunity for a newly qualified member of staff that is looking to commence a career in nursing and wish to consolidate their existing acute medical skills.

We will give you the opportunity to gain essential skills required on an acute medical ward.  The ward is challenging and rewarding and in return, you will be provided with on-going career development, support and supervision.

We will offer you opportunities to develop in a supportive learning environment, a preceptorship program to enhance your development.

Successful applicants will be joining a team who are committed to providing high-quality care to patients within the frailty service and who are constantly working at driving the service forward and improving patient care.

The Trust is proud to have been selected through a highly competitive national process to partner with The Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle, widely regarded as one of the safest Hospitals in the world.  This partnership will see Doctors, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals working together with colleagues from Virginia Mason and across the country to transform Healthcare at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust and share learning across the country.

The selection process for all nursing posts will include a Conversion, Medicines Management and Nursing Practice Numeracy Test. You will be invited to sit these assessments if you are successful for the position.

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