Staff Nurse

Welwyn, Hertfordshire, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
7 Nov 2019
7 Dec 2019

Job Description

The Queen Victoria Memorial (QVM) Hospital Bed Based Unit is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Staff Nurse to join our innovative and forward looking rehabilitation team. The unit caters for adults 18+ who require rehabilitation following illness, surgery etc. There is a well established multidisciplinary team of nurses and therapists who work closely together to enable the patients to reach their full potential.

The successful candidate will:
  • have NMC registration
  • experience in providing excellent patient focused care
  • work in a friendly and supportive environment
  • be encouraged to progress their career development
  • be able to work shifts covering 24 hours per day within a two shift pattern, 7 days a week, including public holidays
  • have a full valid driving licence and access to a car to use regularly for business purposes is desirable (unless you have a disability as defined by the Equality Act 2010).

In return, we can offer you:
  • Part time hours to accommodate your work/life balance (working days can be negotiated at interview)
  • In addition to the basic salary, this post attracts a High Cost Area Supplement of 5% of basic salary subject to a minimum payment of £1,017 and a maximum payment of £1,762 per annum (pro rata where applicable).
  • Generous contributory pension
  • 27 days holiday rising to 33 days (depending on NHS Trust service)
  • Special Leave for family and personal reasons
  • NHS Car Lease Scheme
  • Eye Care Vouchers
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • NHS Discounts

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust is voted as one of the 'Top 100 Best Places to Work' (HSJ/ Nursing Times). Our CQC rating of is 'Good' and we are one of a new generation of community health service trusts. We have built up a reputation for quality and excellence and our vision is to become a leading light in the provision of innovative programmes of care which maintain and improve the health and well-being of the people of Hertfordshire.

Hertfordshire came top in the uSwitch Better Family Life Index 2016, we were voted the best county to raise a family.

We will communicate any interview arrangements with applicants via e-mail so it is advisable that you check the email address you give on your application on a regular basis.

All new appointments (excluding all Medical & Dental doctors) are subject to 6 months' probation period.

Staff recruited from outside the NHS will usually be appointed at the bottom of the pay band.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process should you be appointed to the post.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)

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