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Lead Nurse - Outpatients vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC12670
Location:
Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Shepton Mallet
Somerset
BA4 4LP
Contract type:
Permanent
Schedule type:
Full Time
Closing date:
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 23:59
Salary:
£28,000 - £31,600 / Year

Job Summary

Are you an experienced nurse looking for a rewarding role, maybe the next step in your career? You’ll find a friendly welcome and a home for your talents at Care UK. Whether you’re coming from an NHS or private hospital or another care setting, we’ll give you time to use your nursing skills – and help you build a fulfilling career. We are looking for a Lead Nurse to join our Outpatient team.

Our focus at all times is on ensuring that our patients receive high quality treatment quickly, in clean and comfortable surroundings. Our wards boast great nurse to patient ratios and Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has been rated Outstanding by the CQC, putting it at the very top of the regulator’s quality ratings.

If you are a practitioner outside of the local area we would welcome your application and there is a very generous relocation package available to support you.

About the role

As an NMC Registered Nurse with extensive post qualification experience, you will be a vital member of our multi-disciplinary team, taking responsibility for the continued development of the department; supported by our experienced Outpatient Manager, Ewa. As well as undertaking basic outpatient duties, you will use your leadership and clinical skills to provide advice and support to junior staff.

Your sound clinical and infection control knowledge combined with your ability to solve problems and think both literally and laterally will enable you to coach and support others in your team. We encourage sharing of best practice across our site to develop your skills and take advantage of our excellent clinical leadership knowledge.

Working at Care UK

In turn we will support you to help you grow in your role and take your career in the direction you want to go. We’ll help you be the best you can be. When you’re part of the Care UK team, you don’t just have a job. You have a career.

Everything we do is focused on providing a high standard of safe and effective patient care. As a CQC Outstanding rated hospital we believe in developing and nurturing our people.

We want our team members to feel motivated and rewarded. So we offer a competitive package of pay and benefits. We also recognise the value of a healthy work-life balance – so we always try to be flexible, helping you fit your working life around your home life.

To apply for the role click on the link below. If you have any questions contact sonia.sanghvi@careuk.com in our friendly resourcing team, or call 07580 018971. Sonia will also be happy to arrange an informal call with Ewa, our Outpatient Manager, should you wish to speak with her ahead of making a formal application.

We will contact all shortlisted candidate but please note Care UK retain the right to remove the advert prior to the closing date if a suitable candidate is appointed. Our employment offers are subject to receipt of satisfactory pre-employment checks. At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants must have the right to work in the EU.

We are one of the UK largest independent sector healthcare providers and work in close partnership with the NHS to deliver more than 50 services throughout the UK. We provide high quality specialist care and excellent results for more than 50,000 patients each year.

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