Staff Nurse - Accident and Emergency Department

Recruiter
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Torquay, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1168759044
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Staff Nurse - A & E Department

Are you interested in working in an exciting and innovative environment? The Emergency Department at Torbay Hospital are a dynamic, proactive progressive team who have recently increased the baseline establishment of the nursing workforce across the whole dept. We have a reputation for excellent team working and are highly respected for our work within the team and for collaboration with other disciplines and departments.

We are therefore currently looking to appoint Band 5 - Staff Nurses. Full and Part-Time considered.
If you have at proven relevant, recent acute hospital experience, ideally including experience of emergency care settings, can demonstrate continued professional development and above all have an enthusiastic and hard-working nature we would welcome you onto our team.
We offer excellent clinical and academic development opportunities, fully supported by our Practice Educator. We also have a close working relationship with the other emergency services offering the opportunity for cross-boundary working.
For more information or for an informal visit please contact: Sr Karen Cloherty - Senior Sister 01803 654018 ( Email address removed ) or Sr Tracey Arscott- Practice Educator 01803 656113 ( Email address removed )

You will be joining the organisation at an exciting time. As the first fully integrated care organisation in England, we are working to improve the way we deliver safe, high-quality health and social care. We have a positive and vibrant working atmosphere, We are proud of our investment in our staff both in terms of developing potential career skills and valuing people. Our commitment to staff health and wellbeing looks at supporting our staff as 'whole' individuals, recognising their own unique set of strengths and skills. We create the right environment to enable all people to take care of themselves and provide the best care possible to our patients and citizens.

For more information on why to work with us, please see our Welcome films in the Further Links sections to the right of this page. #seeyouinsouthdevon

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
  • We reserve the right to close vacancies early if we receive a high volume of applications. Please apply promptly
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  • Applicants with no previous NHS experience will ordinarily be appointed to the minimum of the band
  • If you have not received an invitation to assessment within 28 days of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion
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We aspire to be a diverse and inclusive organisation and therefore we welcome applications from all. If you require support you can obtain this from our Equality Business Forum which has representatives from all protected groups.

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