Registered Nurse - A3

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
Peterborough, UK
15 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
There has never been a better time to join our Trust than now! We run three busy hospital sites at Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stamford and provide outpatient services in two community hospitals in Ely and Doddington. Our 6,000 staff serve a growing population of 700,000 across Cambridgeshire and South Lincolnshire.

As a newly-merged, larger organisation we have increased opportunities to enhance services, ensuring we provide the best patient experience and clinical outcomes. For our staff this means they can experience a wide and varied career within the one organisation. We offer a real commitment to supporting your career in an environment where your skills and ideas are valued, where you are supported in developing your full potential and where your individual contribution is recognised, respected and rewarded.

Our Trust vision is: Working together to be the best at providing outstanding care for local communities , and so we look to appoint people who are as passionate about good quality patient care as we are!

* Patients mainly Ambulatory with 72-hour discharge plan

* Variety of medical conditions from cardiac to respiratory

* Friendly and supportive team with career progression

The team is led by the Interim Ward Manager Becky Jeffries, supported by Band 6 Deputies.

Ward A3 is a 32-bed medical short stay ward. This is an exciting, fast-paced and challenging ward to work on, with a fantastic multi-disciplinary team. We receive our patients from MAU and the Emergency Department when they are in need of a short stay in the hospital.

A necessity for this role is to have a broad general medicine base. The ideal candidates for these positions would be highly motivated and have a genuine desire to help people in every way they can and also provide the best healthcare across the board.

Our service is continually expanding and developing, we will offer you training and education to enable you to gain the specialist skills to develop within your career, such as Senior Staff Nurses.

We offer a great Trust Induction including 4 specific days for Registered Practitioners in your first month of employment. We recognise that all qualifies nurses have different personal commitments so we value full and part-time staff equally. You will be fully supported by the ward to ensure the most positive experience.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Rebecca Jeffries, telephone 01733 677610, email ( Email address removed )

Employees commencing employment who require a DBS Check, or existing staff transferring to roles which require a DBS or higher level DBS than currently held, will be charged for the cost of the check (currently £50 for an Enhanced Check and £31 for a Standard Check). This payment will be deducted from your first months' salary.

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.Our employee benefits include:
  • excellent pension, maternity and sick pay schemes
  • on-site flexible nursery open 7am to 8pm 52 weeks a year (Hinchingbrooke Hospital only)
  • access to inhouse physiotherapy services
  • family friendly working patterns
  • subsidised restaurant & car parking
  • retail & leisure discounts

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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