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General Outpatients
NHS AfC: Band 5
1 x 37.5 hours per week (12 month fixed term contract) 1 x 17 hours per week (permanent)
37.5 hours per week / 17 hours per week
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Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
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Musgrove Park Hospital
£24,214 - £30,112 per annum
22/09/2019 23:59

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Staff Nurse, Band 5 - Outpatient Department

NHS AfC: Band 5

1 x 37.5 hours per week (12 month fixed term contract)

1 x 17 hours per week (permanent)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 5 staff nurse to join our busy and friendly Outpatient Department based at Musgrove Park Hospital.

The role will be varied, working with a range of specialties where you can demonstrate your clinical practice and enhance your skills and knowledge.

The successful candidate will be an exceptional, dedicated nurse who shares our commitment to providing the highest standards of nursing care and professionalism.

In return for your hard work and dedication we are keen to support development opportunities, e.g. mentorship, study days.

Our team is passionate, caring, independent and enterprising. As a work environment our hospital is friendly and welcoming, with an accessible and approachable management team. The Department holds a recent CQC rating of “Good”.

The General outpatient department has 15 clinic suites and 3 treatment rooms, our full day duties start at 8:30 in the morning and finish at 17:45pm, we currently open until 20:00 on a Monday and Thursday. Staffing rosters are completed 6 weeks in advance, and we roster staff to work on after 17.45, or until 20.00hrs on a rota basis to meet the needs of late running and evening clinics. Shifts may include half days, either morning or afternoon working, according to clinic demand.  Weekend clinics may be required in the future.

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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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Chris Hoeller on 01823 342445 or email