NHS AfC: Band 5
- Staff Nurse
- NHS AfC: Band 5
- Full time
- Whittington Health NHS Trust
- Whittington Hospital
- £25,655 - £31,534 Per Annum Excluding HCAs
- 26/10/2021 23:59
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An opportunity has arisen to join the Outpatient's Team is looking to recruit a staff nurse to develop skills across outpatient speciality areas. The service is dedicated to providing high quality care with with good support from consultants, nurse specialists and administration staff.
We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic staff nurse with excellent communication skills, to join our team.
Main duties of the job
The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting in procedures, and day to day running of general and specialist outpatient areas and clinics.
To provide support and reassurance to patients attending outpatient areas. The successful applicant will be encouraged to further knowledge and skills in areas and supported in professional development .
Working for our organisation
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
RGN Nursing Qualification
Post reg course
Shows interest in post-reg updates/ courses within outpatient nursing
Relevant Mentorship/Teaching Course
Good nursing skills. Knowledge of general nursing principles, policies and procedures.
Able to provide essential care for patients as directed
Knowledge of revalidation process
Demonstrates understanding of principles of Clinical Governance, e.g. Risk Management, audit & +quality/ Health & Safety
- RGN Nursing Qualification
- Post reg course
- Shows interest in post-reg updates/ courses within outpatient nursing
- Relevant Mentorship/Teaching Course
- Previous RN Experience in acute/ community setting
- Shows interest in gaining experience in outpatient nursing .
- Effective communication verbal, written skills
- Good nursing skills. Knowledge of general nursing principles, policies and procedures.
- Able to provide essential care for patients as directed
- Knowledge of revalidation process
- Demonstrates understanding of principles of Clinical Governance, e.g. Risk Management, audit & +quality/ Health & Safety
- Correct use of IT systems
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Tara Egan
- Job title
- Lead Nurse
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 0207 288 5161
If you have problems applying, contact
Whittington Health NHS Trust
- 0207 288 3767