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Band 5
Various Hours
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Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
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Kettering General Hospital
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum/pro rata
12/07/2020 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Registered Nurse

Band 5

Are you a motivated, enthusiastic and driven individual? Do you want to learn/gain knowledge in general medical nursing and complex discharge planning?

Cranford Ward are actively recruiting those interested in working in an acute medical unit. Cranford Ward is a dedicated team who thrive on delivering patient centred care.

Our patients are admitted with a range of health conditions and comorbidities and have various abilities, the learning opportunities this presents to you are vast. Those with a strong passion for medical nursing are welcome to apply and we will support you to gain the various skills and knowledge you need for confidence within our team.

Cranford works as a wide multidisciplinary team. You must be a confident individual to communicate with our MDT which includes; speech and language therapists, physio and occupational therapists, Doctors from FY1 to Consultant Level, Dietitian and Clinical Operations to name a few. You will need to have the ability to prioritise and good time management skills are essential for this complex and highly demanding but rewarding nursing role.

The Trust operates a thorough extended induction programme which includes infection control, manual handling, fire safety, sepsis management and escalation etc. Our Clinical Skills Team and Practice Development Team work to ensure you receive the clinical skills such as cannulation, venepuncture and other extended skills training and development. This is supported through simulation and on the ward.

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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

Divya Vijayan on 01536 493442