Staff Nurse - Standish Ward

Recruiter
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Wigan, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Nov 2019
Closes
13 Nov 2019
Ref
1299440959
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Choose Well - Choose WWL

Posts available - 37.5 Hours & 24 Hours per week

We are looking for hard working qualified nurses to deliver high quality care to our patients on Standish Ward. The ward comprises of both male and female patients dealing with both care of the elderly patients and Endocrinology patients. The ward also comprises an Age Well Unit for short stay elderly patients with input from the Dementia Lead Nurses.

In return for your hard work, we offer personal and professional development via a full training and preceptorship package including support and mentoring from our experienced staff. All you need is a desire to learn, and develop your skills in the field of Medicine.

If you wish to be considered for the position available please click apply now to complete an application form. Throughout the application form, and particularly in the supporting information, please ensure you clearly demonstrate how you meet each of the criteria on the person specification.

Newly qualified nurses will be welcomed to the trust with the first years' NMC fees paid and a starting salary of £23,761 (band 4 pay point 17) whilst awaiting NMC registration

Please note this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if a sufficient number of suitable applications are received.

Candidates: Please be aware that you will be asked to present your original qualifications at interview.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Lynn Atherton - Matron
Tel: 01942 822940
Email: ( Email address removed )

About our Trust

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust are the proud providers of acute hospital and community services to the people of the Wigan Borough and surrounding areas. At WWL, we value our staff believing that 'happy staff, makes for happy patients'. We have a recognised track record in staff engagement, and living our values 'the WWL Way'.

WWL are committed to placing the patient at the heart of everything we do, and in the provision of safe, effective care that acknowledges and ensures dignity. With this in mind we are seeking to recruit people who share our values and beliefs.

Recruitment Information for Candidates

Our Trust prefers candidates to submit applications online. Please contact the Recruitment Team on 01942 822658 if you have difficulty applying online.

The recruitment information for candidates document attached includes details of local places where you can access the internet, as well as other useful information about the recruitment process.

Guidance on Completing Your Application

Applications are scored against the person specification, therefore we recommend that you use the supporting information section of your application form to demonstrate how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the role, providing illustrative examples where possible.

On-Call

Please note that senior positions (AFC band 8A or above) may be expected to participate in an on-call rota, if the role is predominantly operational.

Continuous Service

WWL has signed up to the Greater Manchester Continuous Service Commitment. That means we will recognise your continuous or 'unbroken' service in any Greater Manchester local authority or NHS organisation, Transport for Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service or Greater Manchester Combined Authority; giving you access to our service-related benefits.

No unsolicited Advertising Company approaches.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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