Surgical Ward Nurse - Leeds

Indigo Healthcare Recruitment Ltd
£22000 - £30000 per annumtxtSalaryFrom=22000
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Staff Nurse – Surgical Ward


This is a full-time position, 37.5 hours per - Working on a rotation basis covering both day and night shifts.

£22,000 to £30,000 Per annum

Indigo Healthcare are currently recruiting for a registered RGN interested in working on a busy surgical ward in Leeds.

Your role will include managing a group of patients providing clinical skills including communicating with the patient, assessing their immediate and future care needs and aiding their recovery. This might include care of their surgical site, medicine management and fluid balance.

As a Staff Nurse, you will be responsible for managing and co coordinating the shift in the absence of the Ward Sister. In these instances, you will be required to carry the cardiac arrest bleep for the hospital (ALS training will be provided if required). You will also support the Ward Sister and Ward Manager with the development of more junior colleagues.

- All applicants must hold a current NMC

- We are looking for a confident Registered Nurse with demonstrable experience of running a ward in the absence of more senior staff as well as experience of mentoring students and more junior colleagues.

- The successful candidate will have experience of working in teams and working with minimum supervision. Previous surgical experience is essential and ideally you will have experience of applying clinical reasoning skills to a range of complex and varied patient case mixes.