Qualified Staff Nurse - Accident & Emergency

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 a year pro rata
Closing date
1 Jun 2023

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Nurse, Adult nurse, A&E nurse
Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Job summary

We are looking for Adult and Paediatric Registered Nurses to join our growing team at Oldham ED. We have recently opened the new area of our paediatric area within ED and looking to expand our team.

Are you a registered nurse looking for a new challenge or the next step in your career?

As the Healthier Together plans continue across Greater Manchester the Oldham Care Organisation is planned to play a crucial role and the Royal Oldham Hospital has been identified as a red/hub hospital for the area.

Our friendly, supportive and patient focused team is led by a team of Band 7 Senior Sister's supported by the Emergency Department Lead Nurse.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for highly motivated Registered adult and paediatric Nurses who are hardworking, passionate about delivering high quality, safe care and keen to develop their clinical skills. Successful applicants will also possess excellent communication skills and their written documentation will be of a high standard. On appointment you will be allocated a mentor and 4 week supernumerary period to facilitate your induction to the department. You will be encouraged to continue your professional development via in house and Trust training and Link Nurse opportunities.

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOUo An excellent induction programmeo Wide variety of learning and development opportunities including in-house trainingo Link Nurse opportunities o Support from senior nurses in your future careero Flexible working - a variety of shift patterns on both days and nights are availableo Exposure to a large variety of paediatric and emergency specialties

About us

Oldham Care Organisation is part of the Northern Care Alliance, one of the largest NHS organisations in the country. The place where the world's first IVF baby was delivered, Oldham is a town of pioneering firsts. Today, Oldham is responsible for delivering a range of acute and community health services across the local area and at The Royal Oldham Hospital. As a designated major trauma unit for Greater Manchester and one of only three vascular centres in Greater Manchester, Oldham is a specialist hospital for acute surgery and provides state-of-the-art onsite pathology services to the North West.

Job description

Job responsibilities

YOUR VALUED CONTRIBUTIONWe are looking for enthusiastic, patient focussed nurses who are able to work within a team setting to deliver exceptional care to our patients. An ability to think and act quickly as well as being adaptable to changing situations will be of benefit in our fast paced environment.

Wed welcome the opportunity to talk informally with you to show you what working with our brilliant teams could mean for your future career.

In line with the Trusts Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership.

If you are a newly qualified nurse / ODP / midwife we will pay your first years NMC / HCPC registration fee as well as pay you at Band 4 until you receive you NMC / HCPC PIN.

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website: www.careers.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk

If you are an International Nurse without a current NMC PIN, please do not apply for this role. To find out more about the current international nursing opportunities available to you here at the NCA, please contact InternationalNursing.OSCE@nca.nhs.uk

Person Specification



  • Registered Nurse Adult / Children
  • Degree / diploma in nursing studies(or equivalent nursing qualification and experience


  • Evidence of continuous professional development (CPD)
  • Evidence of involvement in teaching
  • Evidence of mentorship qualification

Knowledge, Skills & Experience


  • Demonstrate ability to co-ordinate workload and supervisDemonstrates evidence based clinical knowledge e members of the team
  • IT Skills
  • Communicates succinctly, clearly and accurately both verbally and in writing
  • Be an effective team member who is able to relate to colleagues at all levels of the Trust with tact and diplomacy
  • Ability to coordinate your workload and supervise members of the team, ensuring high quality, safe and effective patient care


  • Experience of the use of clinical systems
  • Demonstrate initiative to proactively problem solve with a solution focus
  • Ability to use reflective practice, to continuously improve the standard of patient care

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