Private Medical & Surgical Ward - Staff Nurse - Band 5
St Peter Port, Guernsey, Crown Dependencies
We are seeking a capable and experienced Staff Nurse to join our client's mixed Acute Medical and Surgical Private Patient Ward team at the major health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey , in the Channel Islands.
The private patient ward comprises 19 single rooms and accepts patients from all Acute Medical and Surgical patients of all levels, including patients transferred to and from the main hospital's level 3 intensive care if required.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the Agenda for Change banding system, but have applied their own salary scale, as above.
Combined with the lower income tax rate and no VAT this equates to a salary of over one band higher than the UK-equivalent Band. The current salary for Guernsey Band 5 is up to £32,780, plus higher than UK evening (36%) and weekend (72%) penalty rates.
The States of Guernsey delivers a diverse range of healthcare services within the hospital, and supporting people in the wider community.
Their Health Service provides excellent Maternity care, supported by modern equipment and Nurses recruited to a very high standard.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain's finest and best-kept beaches , an especially mild and sunny climate , and an offbeat, historic harbor town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.
Person requirements :
Registered Nurse with full registration with the NMC .
Minimum of three year's post-registration experience in an acute hospital setting
Experienced with care of both Acute Medical and Surgical patients.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A higher-than-UK salary
- A £10,000 bonus scheme paid over four years; £1,000 annually, £3,000 on completion of two year's service and again at four years.
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- A relocation package and on-site Staff Accommodation or subsidised rental accommodation provided.
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
For a summary of all current Medic General Nursing jobs click HERE and for all Guernsey opportunities click HERE .
If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.
- £ 30000 - 33000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 16 Jun 2017
Closes 16 Jul 2017
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