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New Acute Medical Ward Staff Nurse - Various Hours and Shift Patterns Available Including Nights Only

Band 5

Main area
General Medicine
Band 5
Full Time and Part Time
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Royal Bournemouth Hospital
£24,907 - £30,615 pa/pro rata
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Today at 23:59
Interview date

Join us at this very exciting time as Poole Hospital and Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals have just merged into the University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust.

We have ambitious plans to develop our sites, making even better use of our combined resources to serve our population most effectively.

You will now be one of the first new employees of University Hospitals Dorset and you will be taking up the many opportunities that Dorset has to offer in the way of a rewarding work life balance.

We are located within an area of amazing beauty which includes opportunities to drive, walk,  run, swim or cycle in the New Forest , in the Purbecks, along miles of golden beaches and the Jurassic coastline.   Bournemouth is a vibrant university town with a wide selection of restaurants and cafes; theatres, cinemas and sporting activities and Poole attracts many visitors, has a large natural harbour and is perfect for water sports or relaxing at a quayside restaurant. 

Transport links are excellent with Bournemouth International airport, Cross-channel ferry terminals at Poole and direct train access to London. 

Please note all staff being recruited are expected to be available to work flexibly across our new Trust sites when service demands require it.

Do you have the passion and knowledge to provide excellent care to acute respiratory, gastroenterology, endocrine and general medical patients? Do you place value on teamwork, communication and excellent career development? If so come and join our exciting new ward team based here at The Royal Bournemouth Hospital opening this autumn 2020.

The ward will be taking admissions straight from AMU for gastroenterology, endocrine, respiratory and general medical patients. The patients admitted to the ward will have a variety of medical conditions allowing you the opportunity to utilise and develop the skills required to care for this group of patients.

Here at RBCH we pride ourselves on offering opportunities for career development ranging from Band 2 to  band 4 Associate Practitioners and moving through to band 5  Registered Nurses and higher.

What can We offer you?

A wide variety of shifts including permanent nights and weekends, with full or part time work patterns.

So please come and join our amazing team in the Medical Care Group!!

Successful applicants will work on the winter care ward for 6 months and when this ward closes will be have the opportunity to move to a vacancy within the medical care group.

The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust have now merged into the University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust.

Interviews Date: 3rd November 2020

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Karen Bowers
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