Registered Ward Nurse

Appoint Group
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Registered Ward Nurse

Location: Shepton Mallett

Salary: Up to £30k per annum + Benefits

Hours: Full time

Contract Type: Permanent

Further Details:

Our leading healthcare client based in Wiltshire have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Ward Nurse to join their multidisciplinary team. Our client only treat NHS patients and are heavily focused on providing the best possible, personalised care to the people of Bristol, Bath, North and North East Somerset, and South Gloucestershire. The site offers state of the art operating facilities with care provided by highly trained clinical professionals who are able to take advantage of some of the best training and development opportunities in healthcare. The ward team is very supportive to each other, having an open policy to suggestions, valuing each staff's opinions and suggestions. Relocation packages available.

Key Responsibilities:

Working as part of the multidisciplinary team you will deliver direct patient care, delegating and supervising care delivery of Healthcare Assistants.

Key duties will include:

- Providing high quality nursing care and support and develop team members as appropriate

- Assessing and accurately maintaining clinical observations of the patient, escalating as indicated when variances occur

- Taking charge of the ward in the absence of more senior staff

- Being responsible for maintaining accurate and confidential records

Skills & Experience:

  • NMC Registered Nurse Level 1
  • Extensive relevant experience in acute care or elective surgical nursing with experience in inpatient nursing
  • Knowledge and skills of acute surgical care provision
  • Up to date hands on clinical skills including phlebotomy, IV drug administration and performing ECG's
  • Basic / Intermediate life support skills Training and development will be given to enhance basic nursing skills to include the above.

Key employee benefits:

  • Excellent Induction Plan
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Extensive induction
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Child care vouchers
  • Career progression
  • Free uniform
  • Paid DBS
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Pay enhancements for bank holidays
  • Discounts for various shops and companies

For more information and or to apply please call Rob Legg on and or email