Staff Nurse - Surgical Wards

Band 5

Main area
Various Surgical Wards
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
407-16.999AB-A
Site
Various Surgical Wards
Town
Walsall
Salary
£22,128 - £28,744
Closing
28/02/2018 23:59

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust provides integrated acute and community Healthcare in the West Midlands serving a population of 260,000 residents. Walsall Manor Hospital houses the full range of district general hospital services. The £170 million development was completed in 2010 and we are continually upgrading. Construction of the new integrated critical care unit has commenced and is due to be completed 2017, and plans to extend the neonatal unit are underway.

We provide high quality, friendly and effective community health services from multiple sites covering Walsall. Our multidisciplinary services include rapid response and homebased care, so that those with long term conditions and the frail elderly can remain in their own homes.

We are recommended by colleagues as a place to work which is supported by the trusts promises to work as part of a team, be supported to maintain high standards and appreciate every individual. We are committed to investing in our workforce by recruiting to Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health Professional and HealthCare Science vacancies.

 

We have already made substantial progress following our CQC visit and this has been recognised by NHS Improvement. We are committed to delivering high quality care in our wards and services and as part of our improvement plans.


 

Part Time and Full time available

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Division of surgery. We have posts on our general surgical emergency and elective ward.

We are looking for surgical nurses with special interests in colorectal, ENT, Urology and general surgery. We are willing to consider newly qualified.

You will need to be flexible to meet the demands of the service and be able to work on a shift rota basis.

The trust is committed to operating flexible working practices wherever possible. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary/ Multi-Agency team working under the direction of senior nurses within the Division of surgery

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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

Joan Dyer:
01922721172 Ext 4603

Cheryl Gilbert
cheryl.gilbert@walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Walsall Manor Hospital
Moat Road
Walsall
WS2 9PS
Telephone
01922 721172 Ext 4627