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Band 7
30 hours per week
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Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
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Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan lane Wigan, WN1 2NN
£37,570 to £43,772 per annum pro rata
25/07/2019 23:59
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Senior Sister - RSCN ECC

Band 7

Work for the Best in the North West*

Would you like to be part of a multi award winning NHS Foundation Trust that is one of the best performing Trusts in the region? 


An opportunity has arisen and we are looking for an experienced Sister/Charge Nurse to join our existing team within the Paediatric area of our Emergency Care Centre.

You will have experience of dealing with acute emergency and minor injuries/illnesses with a proven professional background in Paediatrics at an advanced level within A&E nursing or a minor injuries unit.

You need to be able to lead and develop a team, promoting excellence in emergency care, whilst supporting the other team managers in all aspects of department management.

Excellent communication skills and flexibility to meet the needs of the service are required. You will be involved in developing and implementing initiatives to improve the patient experience within the Children’s area.

You will be committed to providing high quality care to a range of patients with differing needs and be willing to embrace new role opportunities and expand your role as the service develops.

You will be a dynamic and highly motivated individual undertaking the role of Senior Sister/Charge Nurse and have flexibility to be able to work within a busy and demanding environment. 

All candidates will be required to show evidence of their certificates to the interview panel.

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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

Amanda Ahmed-Matron (Emergency Care Centre)

Tel: 01942 773436