We are looking to recruit a Band 5 registered nurse to join our friendly and talented team who strive to deliver high quality care to patients.
The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital is a busy, rewarding environment, with a strong team focus. We can offer our nurses a career based on a mix of variety with outstanding learning and development opportunities. We offer a high level of support in the department for new starters, along with a structured induction which will help to develop your skills and teach you the knowledge you will need to succeed.
Main duties of the job
The ward is made up of 27 beds, looking after a range of patients who have suffered various types of orthopaedic trauma. You will develop skills in looking after pre and post op theatre patients, learn how to recognise the deteriorating patient and be able to escalate to the appropriate team. You will gain experience and knowledge in all areas of patient care from admission to discharge working closely with the multi disciplinary team. 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 successful candidate will be required to participate in internal rotation of shifts. You will need to be a clinical role model with the willingness to contribute to the development of the team, as well as your own personal growth. You will need excellent communication skills, including verbal, non verbal and written as well as being able to work effectively as part of the team.
Working for our organisation
We are a busy 27 bedded orthopaedic and Trauma ward. We are an enthusiastic team looking for new staff to join our amazing hardworking team, if you feel that you would enjoy new challenges in a great working enviroment please apply.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For full duties and responsibilities please refer to the attached document entitled Job Description.
RGN, (Paediatric specialties RSCN) , (Operating Theatres RGN) or (Registered ODP)
Teaching and Assessing Course
Skills and Ability
• Ability to work and communicate effectively within a multidisciplinary team setting
• Evidence of excellent communication skills including verbal, non verbal and written.
• Microsoft office PC and Sema Pas skills