Nursing - Staff Nurse - Ward 26 Surgical, Vascular and Urology Specialities

  • Department Vascular and Urology
  • Salary £24,214.00 – £30,112 per annum
  • Closing Date 18/11/2019
  • Location Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 5
  • Job ref 223-VSN-586
  • 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 a passionate, ambitious, motivated individual?  If so then we need you to join our busy and enthusiastic Surgical Team Specialising in Vascular and Urology procedures although also caring for patients with a mixture of generalised acute surgical presentation. 

If so, then why not come and be part of an exceptional Ward 26 Team at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital as a Band 5 Staff Nurse.

We offer a period of induction, with a strong commitment to training and development.  We hope to support you with the opportunity to undertake university courses to allow you to further your knowledge and skills. 

We aim to recruit an enthusiastic staff nurse who is committed to providing care of the highest standard with a caring and compassionate attitude.  The role is a demanding one that requires a committed positive approach to service improvement.

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 on going 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

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated, caring and inspirational band 5 staff nurse to work within our team, focusing on providing the highest standard of care for our patients.

Our Trust is committed to supporting you in your continued professional development and there will be learning opportunities in place to ensure you reach you maximum potential. Our Trust is one of five in the UK chosen to work with the Virginia mason institute in Seattle, you will have the opportunity to work alongside our transforming care institute and be a part of our value streams, which in turn will provide you with essential leadership skills and knowledge and ultimately improve patient care and experience. 

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