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Staff Nurse – Inpatients

Staff Nurse - Inpatients

What we are looking for:

Job Title: Staff Nurse

Salary:£37,098 per annum (inclusive)

Hours of work: 37.5 per week (internal rotation to include days, nights and weekends shifts) – mostly nights

Contract Type: Full time, Permanent

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and dedicated Staff Nurse to join our dynamic nursing team.

You will contribute in the direct delivery of compassionate patient care to include assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating individual programmes of care.

If you are motivated, keen and committed to learn new skills, to the delivery of high-quality patient care this is an ideal opportunity for you to grow and we would like to hear from you.

Please feel free to talk to us about your availability; we have a flexible approach to our shift patterns and are happy to discuss hours to help support your lifestyle and commitments.

The hospital is a 52 + 4 ITU bed acute hospital. We have an ITU, a day unit, and 2 surgical wards and offer of surgery including elective orthopaedic, gynaecological, cosmetic surgery, vascular and urology. Patient ratio is usually 1 nurse to 4 or 5 patients, which means that we can offer excellent individualised nursing care.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient needs, working closely with the Consultants, nursing colleagues and clerical staff.
• Ensure accurate and comprehensive nursing records are maintained
• Maintain own continuing professional development in accordance with CPD requirements and contribute to formulation of own objectives and personal development plan
• Provide clear leadership to colleagues in a visible and highly professional manner, acting as a positive role model.

Skills and Experience:

• Registered General Nurse with valid NMC pin.
• Minimum of two years’ experience in a surgical environment
• A positive, proactive approach and committed to delivering the highest standards of care
• Be able to work independently and within a multi-disciplinary team
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

In return we offer:

• Free restaurant quality meals whilst on duty
• Annual leave entitlement of 35 days inclusive of bank holidays, increasing with long service
• Private Healthcare
• Staff Referral scheme
• Company pension scheme
• Ongoing training and professional development opportunities
• Season Ticket Loan
• Help to buy a bike
• Uniform is provided and laundered free of charge.
• Free Employee Assistance Programme
• Various discount vouchers

Closing date: 29/07/2022

Please note, if we receive a high level of applications, we may choose to close this advert early. We encourage you to complete your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. We will only contact those candidates that have been shortlisted for interview.

King Edward VII’s Hospital values our diverse workforce and is commitment to providing equal opportunities. We welcome everyone – all talents and backgrounds. Being a relatively small hospital in size enables all our staff to work as a tightly-knit team. If you can see yourself as part of this team, and we have a vacancy that suits your skills, we look forward to hearing from you.

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please send your CV to: Elaine Danns, Head of Nursing

Please send your CV to: Job Description