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Elderly Care
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
The Royal Hampshire County Hospital
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
26/07/2018 08:00
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Deputy Sister - Elderly In-Patient Care

Band 6

Ready for your first Junior Sister Role or perhaps are you working currently as a band 6 and looking for a fresh challenge? If so Clifton Ward at Royal County Hampshire Hospital Winchester could have the right role for you! Clifton Ward is an acute medical elderly care ward that offers the opportunity to work as part of a team developing the frailty pathway for our patients, giving you the experience to develop your clinical skills and leadership experience.

The friendly welcoming environment on Clifton Ward would be the ideal place to develop your career as a Junior Sister, you will be supported in your role by the Clinical Matron and Senior Sister. We will actively support your development through appraisal, training and re validation, and offer a culture of peer support learning.

The Clifton team is supportive and you will work with clinical, medical and therapy staff, all working closely to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and have safe and effective discharges. The Multi-Disciplinary team approach will give you the experience to develop further in your career whilst being effectively supported.

If you would like to explore this opportunity further and have a passion for developing and improving services for elderly care we would like to hear from you. As part of joining the Trust after the completion of a successful probation period you will receive personal professional development plan to support your future career with Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Do you need to relocate to take up this role?
For candidates who need to move to the local area to take up this opportunity to work with us, the trust may provide single occupancy accommodation in Basingstoke for your first 3 months of joining.
This is to allow you to settle into your new role as well as the local area whilst making longer term accommodation arrangements.

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Applicant requirements

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Susan Wheeler

Clinical Matron

01962 824965

If you have problems applying, contact

01256 313672