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Staff Nurse - Egerton Ward Trauma & Orthopaedics

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum
Closing date
30 Sep 2023
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, forward thinking RGN to join the Egerton team. We are a Trauma & Orthopaedic ward taking emergency admissions from A& E or clinics. Whether you are just starting out on your Nursing career, looking for a change of job, working in a Nursing Home or even returning to practice, we would welcome the opportunity to meet with you, our team is both friendly and supportive, with a strong commitment to providing a high standard of care. We are keen to encourage and support professional development.

Our shifts are 11.5 hours, day and nights.

We also support student nurses and you will be expected to supervise students with their learning.

Main duties of the job

Working as part of the multidisciplinary team

Planning and delivering a high standard of care to a group of patients

Supporting patients to meet their goals to return to their normal residence or assisting with identifying suitable alternatives

Managing your own learning requirements and continuing professional development

About us

We are proud to provide 'Outstanding' care and be a great place to work

We provide safe, compassionate and high quality care to half a million people living or visiting East Sussex. We are one of the largest organisations in East Sussex, the only integrated provider of acute and community care in Sussex. Our extensive services are provided by 7000 + members of staff working from acute hospitals in Hastings and Eastbourne, three community hospitals in Bexhill, Rye and Uckfield, over 100 community sites and in people's own homes.

In 2020 the Care Quality Commission rated us as 'Good' overall, and 'Outstanding' for being caring and effective. The Conquest Hospital and our Community Services are rated 'Outstanding'. Eastbourne DGH rated 'Good'.

In 2020, the Trust launched its ambitious 'Building for our Future' programme. This once in a lifetime programme aims to repair, redevelop and expand our hospitals, transforming the environment in which we provide care for generations to come.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the job description attached.

If you have any questions about this position please do not hesitate to contact us.

Person Specification

Qualifications / Training


  • Registered Nurse


  • Degree



  • Generic Pre Registration Experience in a care environment


  • Experience of chosen speciality

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities


  • Effective interpersonal, communication, organisational, prioritisation, teamwork and teaching skills.


  • IT skills, ECDL qualification

Employer details

Employer name

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust



The Ridge


TN37 7RD

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