UHB is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England, serving a regional, national, and international population.
Our multiple sites, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic allow people to be treated as close to home as possible.
We see and treat more than 2.2 million people every year across our sites and our hospitals deliver more babies than anywhere else in Europe.
We are a regional centre for cancer, bone marrow transplants, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics, HIV and AIDS, as well as respiratory conditions like cystic fibrosis; thoracic surgery and have the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe.
We provide a series of highly specialist cardiac, liver and neurosurgery services to patients from across the UK.
We are world-renowned for our trauma care and have developed pioneering surgical techniques in the management of ballistic and blast injuries, including bespoke surgical solutions for previously unseen injuries. We are a designated a Level 1 Trauma Centre and host of the UK’s only £20m National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC).
We have over 20,000 members of staff and we are committed to investing in their development and their health and wellbeing.Please apply early as vacancies may close before the given closing date when sufficient applications are received.
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for band 5 staff nurses to join our acute medical /elderly care wards at Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
We are looking for experienced and newly qualified nurses with excellent clinical skills and an interest in acute medicine to join our dynamic team; this is an exciting opportunity for the nurse lucky enough to be successful.
The ward is a dementia friendly ward which gives the ward a modern look with attractive colours and art work, making it a very cheerful place to work. There are excellent IT systems that is of the highest standard and assist the nursing team in been able to assess the patient holistically within minutes.
QE Hospital is a very large NHS trust, one of the most innovative and successful trusts in the Midlands. The Trust provides the highest standards of care and treatment to patients within the West Midlands.
The trust has an excellent in house training facility to assist all staff to reach their career goals. Practice development nurses and Clinical educators are on hand to assist with any queries and assistance in building up practice with skills required. The ward takes a proactive part in helping ensure staff are able to attend training to help them develop the skills they need to ensure they provide the highest standard of care to their patients.
We are looking for dynamic and motivated nurses who are able to excel in a very busy environment, catering for a diversity of patients with acute and chronic medical and nursing needs inclusive of patients with Dementia and Delirium.
Successful candidates will be expected to work very closely with a multi-disciplinary team inclusive of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Doctors, Social Workers, pharmacists and Nurses.
Our patients come to us from our CDU department on a daily basis, meaning that the clinical workload is constantly changing. The Successful applicants will need to be able to respond positively to the challenging environment and be adaptable in their approach.
If you want to work within a positive and supportive team and have the opportunity to develop professionally then please apply. All posts involving access to persons in receipt of health services will be subject to a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.
However, having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from working with us; this will depend on the nature of the position and the circumstances of your offences.
Staff recruited from outside of the NHS will usually be appointed at the bottom of the pay band.
Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced or skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as it is unl