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Staff Nurse

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 Pro rata/per annum
Closing date
26 Nov 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
x 2 full-time roles available

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Band 5 Registered Nurses to join the general surgical division at The Rotherham NHS Foundation trust, working with both elective and emergency patients (B10 and Sitwell ward).

Ward B10 and Sitwell are busy elective/emergency surgical wards looking after patients from a wide range of specialities including general surgery, urology and maxillofacial.

We have a friendly, well-established surgical team with whom we work with daily to provide high quality care to our patients. The post holder will work in partnership with the multi-disciplinary team in a supportive clinical environment.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment and pride yourself on ensuring patients have the best experience/care then this is the job for you. In return, the Trust offers a supportive, challenging environment with opportunities for continuous professional development.

Main duties of the job

The ideal candidate should have post registration experience ideally in a surgical environment, be motivated and enthusiastic, possess excellent communication skills, be a team player, wish to consolidate/develop their surgical skills as well as others skills and provide high quality person-centred care to our patients from admission to discharge.

They should be dedicated to sharing their skills and knowledge with new and junior staff.

Please ensure you read the attached job description and person specification to ensure you meet the essential requirements for this position before submitting your application.

For further information regarding this post, please contact Lauren Hugill (B10 Ward Manager) on 01709 424417 or Sally Short (General Surgery Matron) on 01709 428343.

About us

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is a combined acute and community Trust serving a population of over 260,000 with over 4,500 staff. Our vision is to always act the right way and be proud to provide exceptional healthcare to the communities of Rotherham. We are working successfully with partners across South Yorkshire as part of the Integrated Care Board where we are leading and collaborating in several key work streams and service areas, including workforce development. We combine our patient first approach with innovation and care against a backdrop of system working, as encapsulated in our Trust values

AMBITIOUS - We set high standards for the services we deliver. We aim to be an outstanding Trust and we are enthusiastic about delivering excellent health care for our patients.

CARING - We embrace the importance of giving the highest possible quality of care for our patients. We also care for each other as colleagues and for the community, our resources, our environment and our future.

TOGETHER - We value the importance of working together with patients, carers and families to ensure that we provide high quality patient centred care. We are committed to working with partners and stakeholders across Rotherham, South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to develop sustainable services for the population we serve. Getting the right leaders in the Trust is critical to achieving.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, for both our patients and our workforce.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached the job description and person specification for the full details about the role and the responsibilities.

Person Specification



  • Demonstrates knowledge of policies, practices and procedures e.g. NHS national policies, standards, requirements and directions that relate to patient care



  • Evidence of inter-professional working


  • Within the relevant area



  • Relevant nursing qualification
  • Current level one NMC registration
  • Evidence of continuing professional development


  • Mentorship qualification (or willingness to work towards)

Employer details

Employer name

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust


The Rotherham Nhs Foundation Trust

Moorgate Road


South Yorkshire

S60 2UD

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