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Registered Nurse vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC08963
Job location:
Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre
Brest Road
Plymouth
Plymouth
PL6 5XP
Job contract type:
Permanent
Job schedule type:
Full Time
Job closing date:
Friday, December 29, 2017 - 23:59

Job Summary

We have a new opportunity for a registered nurse to join our multidisciplinary team at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre.

Recently achieving an "outstanding" rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the treatment centre is the first independent sector treatment centre to achieve this and are in the top three per cent of hospitals in the country to receive this rating.

Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre offers high quality elective surgery for the local populations of Devon and Cornwall, specialising in hip and knee joint replacements, shoulder repair, hand and elbow surgery, foot surgery and minor orthopaedic procedures. We also deliver Ophthalmology and General surgery.

Not only are our facilities state-of-the-art, with us, you will be able to focus on what really matters; delivering a high standard of patient care. You will also be able to benefit from our fully supported training programmes, on site café and free parking.

Responsible To

Ward Manager

Key Responsibilities

In this role you will be expected to deliver a high standard of patient care supported by evidence based practice.

Key duties will include:

• Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care as part of a collaborative programme of patient care
• Participating in integrated governance and risk assessment and its reporting as required
• Effectively communicating with all levels of staff throughout the treatment centre on a daily basis, including surgeons, anaesthetists, SSD and theatres

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:

• Recent post registration experience

Desirable:

• Experience in an orthopaedic ward

Qualifications

• NMC Registered Nurse Part 1

Additional Information

Please note that we will consider applications from newly qualified nurses and those requiring preceptorship.

For more information about the centre, please visit http://www.peninsulatreatmentcentre.nhs.uk/

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

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