A Developmental opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated, enthusiastic Staff Nurse to join the Neurology Ambulatory Care Unit (NACU) at County hospital, UHNM. The candidate would commence the position in a band 5 role and progress to a band 6 once learning objectives have been achieved. To facilitate this developmental role, the successful candidate will need to complete a preceptorship package which will involve some advanced nurse practice with all appropriate training and support being provided in house.Main duties of the job
NACU is a nurse led outpatient unit that specialises in neurological day case treatments, investigations and interventions, working alongside neurological specialists at all levels. If successful, the candidate will have the opportunity to gain new specialised skills and a wealth of learning opportunities within a friendly and supportive team.About us
University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust is one of the largest and most modern in the country. Based across two sites, Royal Stoke in Stoke-on-Trent and County Hospital in Stafford, we are proud to serve around three million people and we're highly regarded for our facilities, teaching and research. We are the specialist centre for major trauma for the North Midlands and North Wales.
All of our employees make a valuable contribution regardless of role here at UHNM and we are proud of our wide range of development packages aimed at ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to fulfil their true potential.
UHNM create and encourage a culture of inclusion, providing equal opportunities for career development that are fair and transparent. We are committed to being a diverse and inclusive employer and foster a culture in which all staff feel valued and respected. In return we ask all of our employees to make a commitment to the values, co-created by or staff, patients and carers, and that unite us as a Trust.
At University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust we know that investing in, supporting and developing our staff has a direct impact on the quality of care that we deliver. Our employees are as important as our patients and the population that we serve.Job descriptionJob responsibilities
For further information on this vacancy, please see the attached Unit description or contact the hiring manager.Person SpecificationQualificationsEssential
Years of experienceEssential
- Nursing degree/Diploma
- NMC Registration
- More than 2 years of experience
Employer detailsEmployer name
- More than 1 year experience in neurology
- Venepuncture and Cannulation
- Good knowledge of IT systems and computer skills
University Hospital of North Midlands NHS TrustAddress
151 Weston Road
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