Senior Staff Nurse (Band 6), Critical Care Unit
Guernsey is in the English Channel and offers its residents a great quality of life. It’s the perfect escape for those seeking a laid-back yet adventurous lifestyle and a job with plenty of rewards.
So forget long commutes to work and head for our sandy shores where you’ll find everything you want within easy reach of where you live.
The States of Guernsey is seeking to appoint a Senior Staff Nurse to be responsible for delivering a high standard of care to high dependency and critically ill patients for allocated shifts. You will liaise with the multidisciplinary team and offer support and advice to patients, relatives and colleagues.
The post-holder will deliver individualised patient care based on principles of best practice through developing a theoretical knowledge base for the care of patients with acute physiological needs. This includes an in depth knowledge of ventilation, sepsis, renal replacement therapy and a thorough understanding of acute cardiac interventions, meeting the National Critical Care Competencies.
You will act as a role model to less experienced nursing staff and participate in the development of departmental initiatives to enhance High Dependency and Critical Care.
We offer a full relocation package which includes interview and relocation travel, this is in addition to our competitive pay, annual bonus and our additional bonus scheme of £3,000, payable after two and four years. Furthermore we offer either subsidised accommodation or an 8 year permit to rent or buy property privately with financial assistance.
Terms and conditions apply to all bonuses, relocation payment, accommodation and employment permits.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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For further information on the role please contact John Eaton, Critical Care on tel. 01481 725241, ext. 4238