Nursing - Staff Nurse - Surgical Assessment Unit

  • Department Surgical Assessment Unit
  • Salary £24,214.00 – £30,112 per annum
  • Closing Date 13/11/2019
  • Location Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 5
  • Job ref 223-SSN-626
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time 37.5 hours per week

Do you want to be part of an organisation that has the vision to provide the safest and kindest care in the NHS?

Are you ambitious, motivated and passionate about nursing, can you remain calm under pressure and think on your feet?

Are you committed to make a real difference in relation to safer patient outcomes?

If so, then why not come and be part of an exceptional Surgical Assessment Team at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital as a Band 5 Staff Nurse.

You will need to strive to deliver excellent care to patients throughout their journey from admission to transfer/ discharge and have a desire to develop and improve service delivery, and an enthusiasm to educate and develop other health care professionals caring for a wide variety of patients. You need to be able to work autonomously.

The successful candidate will need to be well motivated with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will be required to be receptive to change and demonstrate active assistance and support to your more senior colleagues in the ongoing development of the department.

This post offers an ideal opportunity for someone wishing to gain acute surgical experience. You will be a role model and have a willingness to contribute to the development of the team as well as your own professional growth.

It is vital that the individual is able to demonstrate our Trust Values:

  • Proud To Care
  • We Value Respect
  • Make It Happen
  • Together We Achieve

Further details / informal visits contact

Denise Bennett (Ward Manager)

Phone: 01743 261000 ext 2368


Gill Joseph (Matron)

Phone: 01734 261000 ext 2369


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