Registered Staff Nurse

Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, England
BS24 9XN
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
22 May 2020
20 Jun 2020

Job Description

Do you fancy a new challenge in your nursing career? Are you looking for a role that allows you to make a real difference to patients? If so we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic registered nurse to join our team. We have a range of exciting opportunities for newly qualified and experienced nurses within our Medical and Surgery directorate.
Situated in the seaside town of Weston Super Mare, Weston General Hospital is a sought-after place to both live and work. We are proud of the fact that we are the smallest acute Trust in the UK and as a result you will be an integral part of a friendly and welcoming team; a team keen to see you flourish. There have been many changes to our senior management team recently and we now have a new vision for Weston. If you want a new start there couldn't be a better time to join us on the journey to provide excellent care for people living in and around Weston.
Both our Medicine and Urgent Care Directorate and Surgery Directorate at Weston General hospital arepassionate about getting it right for patients and their families. We believe that by investing in our staff, they will deliver better care to our patients and help create and contribute to a work environment that makes it fun to come to work. We are an extremely friendly, forward thinking and progressive division who are looking to appoint enthusiastic, motivated and dynamic Band 5 Registered Nurses who are seeking to start or progress their career.
The acute clinical and compassionate leadership skills you will gain from working within any of these specialities will be highly advantageous for individuals aspiring to become a Band 6, Clinical Nurse Specialist or Advanced Clinical Practitioner in the future. In order to achieve the latter you will be supported by a preceptorship programme (if applicable), as well as Senior Sister, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Practice Development Nurse and the Matron. The breadth and depth of specialities would also be an ideal platform for individuals with aspirations of starting a career within a critical care environment.

We will be providing integrated services liaising directly with community teams. Offering excellent networking opportunities. We have a very exciting range of acute specialities within the medicine and surgery directorate.

What we offer our new recruits
In order to equip you with the correct knowledge, skills and attitude to become a competent and confident Registered Nurse we will provide you with:
  • Newly Qualified Nurses welcome pack
  • Preceptorship and Clinical supervision
  • Access to a variety of fully accredited university programmes.
  • Rotation programmes
  • Access to Band 5 in house clinical skills training and leadership programmes
  • Access to an in house acute advanced skills course
  • An onsite nursery
  • One of the lowest priced Staff Car Parks within the South West
  • Salary Sacrifice Scheme for Child care and bikes
We currently have vacancies on the following wards:
Medicine & Urgent Care Directorate:
Emergency Department
Sandford Ward - Acute Medicine & Gastroenterology
Medical Assessment Unit
Cheddar Ward - Acute Medicine
Berrow Ward - Respiratory Medicine
Harptree Ward - Cardiology, diabetes & Endocrinology
Kewstoke Ward - Care of the Elderly
Stroke Unit
Surgery Directorate:
Hutton Ward - Orthopeadics
Steepholm Ward - Acute Elective Surgery
Waterside Private Patient Unit
Intensive Care Unit

_____________________________________________________ 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.
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