Staff Nurse - Northampton

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
12 Feb 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Acute Medicine- EAU
Do you have a passion for acute medicine?
Do you want to work with a great team and for an organisation that focuses on quality, safety and best possible care?
EAU is a 32 bedded female medical ward which offers an opportunity for energy and drive, great challenges and contributions to patient care.
We strive to offer an excellent standard of care and we are looking to recruit both experienced nurses in the care of medical patients as well as those nurses who wish to develop skills in this area, and welcome applications from newly qualified- or soon to qualify as well as returning to practice nurses.
Acute medicine is an ever changing speciality and you will get the opportunity to nurse patients with some complex conditions on a very busy but friendly ward which can be challenging but highly rewarding.
We are looking for motivated, innovative and enthusiastic individuals to join our great team in delivering high quality care to the patients. You will be required to work both autonomously and as part of a team in caring for the acutely unwell patient including the ability to work empathically with families. You will also be expected to establish and maintain a high standard of nursing practice, ensuring that quality of care provided is continually informed by best evidence-based practice. In return we can offer you the opportunity to develop and undertake further study and training if desired.
If you are interested in being part of this forward thinking team or would like to arrange an informal visit please contact Sister Kelly Kidsley on 01604 545613 or ( Email address removed ).

To deliver best possible care for our patients:

We put patient safety above all else

We aspire to excellence

We reflect, we learn, we improve

We respect and support each other


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