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Job summary

Main area
Surgery
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Various hours
Job ref
264-2345402-SUR-D
Employer
Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Kettering General Hospital
Town
Kettering
Salary
£24,907 - £30,615 Per Annum
Closing
12/07/2020 23:59

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Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Registered Nurse

Band 5

Deene Acute Surgical Unit (DASU)

Is 2020 your year to make an inspirational change to your career direction, or at the beginning of your nursing career.  If so,  come and join our fabulous team on DASU.


DASU is a fast paced emergency assessment unit  for acute surgical admissions, including general surgery, urology and ENT.

It provides a direct access route for patients who need immediate review following a GP visit or patients in the  Emergency Department requiring further treatment and admission

The unit runs the Same Day Emergency Care Unit (SSDEC) and an admission avoidance clinic Monday to Friday's.

You will learn excellent time management and triage skills, as well as many extended nursing skills

 You will work closely with our Surgical on Call doctors who are based on the ward, alongside our Emergency Surgical Nurse Practitioners.

You will be supported by a Ward Sister or a Deputy Sister/Charge Nurse who are on duty 24/7.

You will be encouraged to develop in your role as a Registered Nurse.   Career progression opportunities are encouraged.

We can offer full or part time working hours.  All our posts are internal rotation.

If this sounds the job for you then please don't hesitate to contact me for further information.

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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

Sister Karen Harrison 01536 492790