Staff Nurse - Bristol Heart Institute

Bristol, City of Bristol, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
22 May 2020
20 Jun 2020

Job Description

Are you an experienced nurse looking to gain experience as a nurse at an outstanding trust?

Would you like to work with a supportive team focused on delivering pioneering specialist cardiac care?

Are you looking for an environment that will support you career development and empower you to become an outstanding nurse?

Whilst we are all in an extraordinary situation at the moment due to the Corona virus pandemic, the Bristol Heart Institute (BHI) is still keen to hear from experienced qualified Band 5 NMC Registered Nurses with a passion for delivering high quality care for our patients. So why not enhance your career, with us at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston (UHBW) NHS Trust and find out what it is like working in a twice rated CQC Outstanding organisation.

The BHI is part of the Division of Specialised Services at UHBW, and is a regional specialist hospital with a national and international reputation as a centre of excellence, providing for cardiology care for adult patients across the South West. The institute performs over 1500 adult cardiac operations per year, and delivers a full range of services to diagnose and treat people with heart problems, such as Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), pacemaker insertion and Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI).

You will be working in one of the leading research centres for cardiovascular disease in the UK alongside a range clinicians, healthcare professionals and specialist nurses. The BHI consists of the following wards and departments, and we would welcome applications from experienced nurses with an enthusiasm cardiac nursing for these areas.
  • Cardiac Surgery Ward
  • Cardiology Wards
  • Coronary Care Unit
  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiac Catheter Laboratory

Nurses at the BHI have the support of a dedicated Education Lead Matron who is by supported Education Practice Facilitators. You will gain excellent experience that could pave the way for further career development within the BHI, such as Clinical Nurse Specialists, Nurse Practitioners and Research Nurses.

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is CQC rated Outstanding. As one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West, we have over 13,000 staff, over 100 different clinical services. Working in ten hospitals across Bristol and Weston, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond.

Our hospitals are based across Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, meaning you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone's throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, with easy access to all that the South West has to offer.

UH Bristol and Weston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we're meeting our pledge.

To comply with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 all applicants must be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed at Interview.

  • Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. We may also contact you by texting the mobile number, if provided, on the application form. Due to high volumes of applications, vacancies may be closed before the closing date.
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  • Ref: 91627426

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