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Staff Nurse - Ward 17 - Scunthorpe

Band 5

Main area
ward 17
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
£23,023 - £29,608 per annum
25/07/2018 23:59

Together We Care, We Respect and We Deliver


Join us and help us provide this vision to a population of more than 440,000 people.  Our Trust is one the of area’s biggest employers, running hospitals in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole as well as community services. 

We are looking for enthusiastic and committed Band 5 nurses to join the nursing team within Ward 17 at Scunthorpe General Hospital.

Ward 17 is a 23 bedded medical ward whose focus is both care of the elderly and short stay medical patients. This area offers the chance for you as a Registered Nurse to develop your expertise in the complex medical care required to care for elderly patients. Ward 17 is focused on a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. The team of nurses work very closely with medical and therapy services as well as social care.

Ward 17 is a well led organised ward, with a great team spirit- its therefore a great place learn – the ward has a number of mentors and supports students’ from all disciplines to develop their knowledge and skills. It is also well supported by a number of Clinical Nurse Specialists, meaning you have access to a wealth of knowledge to help you develop your nursing career

Dementia friendly

Our nursing staff and physicians value and work closely together to provide outstanding, cutting edge care for our patients, creating an environment in which one can grow and reach high potential; and will reward you with professional growth and career development.

Applicants should hold 1st level registration and, like the rest of our nursing team, demonstrate motivation towards delivering the highest standard of nursing care and the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Applicants should ideally have a minimum of six months post registration experience in an area of acute care and already hold their NMC PIN Number. In addition, experience in Acute/emergency care would be advantageous; however, full training will be given if required. These posts will provide great learning and development opportunities to the successful applicant

Informal visits are welcomed and encouraged so that you can see for yourself that Ward 17 is the place to develop your nursing career in general medicine to arrange a visit. Please call Marie Barraclough ward manager on 01724 282282 ext 302547


Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Tony Dawson, Operational Matron on 03033 305464 or email or Marie Barraclough, Ward Manager, Ward 17 on 03033 302778

If you have problems applying, contact

03033 306519