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Sister/Charge Nurse

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Division D - Neurosurgery
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Secondment
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
180-DRN-181717
Employer
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Addenbrookes Hospital - Division D
Town
Cambridge
Salary
£28,050 to £36,644 p.a. pro rata
Closing
16/11/2018 23:59
Interview date
26/11/2018

 

 

Come Nurse with us…

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest teaching Trusts in the country. It comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital. We provide accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge and regional and national specialist services. It’s a great place to nurse, work and live.

You will work on a vibrant hospital campus with a friendly community feel; we have excellent facilities to practise your skills and abilities to support your career pathway and development. Our values of Together – Safe, Kind, Excellent support the delivery of outstanding care. We have a fully electronic patient record system that is improving health-care quality; this is transforming services, improving patient safety and clinical outcomes.

We are looking for a Sister/Charge Nurse to join our Neuroscience department to manage and co-ordinate nursing care and to provide a safe and effective level of patient care. You will be required to assist with the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care using agreed frameworks.

You are expected to participate in the supervision and teaching of qualified and unqualified staff, including basic and/or post basic students and to regularly take charge of the ward on an internal rotation system.

You would also be expected to deputise for the Ward Manager across the full range of ward management responsibilities

This is a secondment for up to 9 months

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.

Why choose Cambridge University Hospitals?

  • Our values and reputation for outstanding care
  • Opportunities to experience a range of specialities
  • Career and development opportunities
  • Preceptorship and mentoring programmes delivered by a dedicated clinical education support team
  • Research experience and opportunities
  • £1000 Welcome Subsidy on commencement and up to a further £3000 loan to support your resettlement and contribute towards a deposit or first months’ rent subject to eligibility
  • Lovely location and quality of life
  • Excellent schools/colleges and transport links (road, rail and air)

Benefits to you

We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

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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

Christine Marsh - 01223-216314 or christrine.marsh@addenbrookes.nhs.uk 

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01223 217038