Maternity Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Labour Suite & Obs Theatre Level 5
£26,553 to £34,495 per annum Incl HCAS
26/10/2017 23:59

The Whittington Hospital received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

62 per cent of staff say they are proud to be working for the organisation in our Staff Survey with 55 per cent saying they would recommend us as a great place to work and 53 per cent say they have a strong sense of belonging.

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Band 5 Staff Nurse – Labour ward theatre /recovery
Maternity unit Whittington Health NHS Trust

Are you interested in women’s health issues and keen to develop your surgical and nursing skills?

We are looking to recruit Band 5 nurses to join our team who support our midwives caring for women who have undergone operative deliveries in the maternity unit. You must have at least nursing experience working in an acute hospital setting, ideally from a medical or surgical background.

The work is varied and you will rotate between the maternity high dependency recovery area and labour ward theatre. We work closely with the Middlesex University and there are numerous opportunities to participate in educational programmes. Full training will be given to scrub in theatre if you are successful at interview.

Closing Date 30 October 2017
Interview Date – Friday 10 November 2017

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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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