An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Staff Nurse to assist in the service delivery of the Discharge Lounge.
The Discharge Lounge operates Monday-Friday 8am-8pm based at both Bournemouth ad Poole sites. Our aim is to provide a comfortable and safe environment for our patients transferring from hospital to home and to support timely flow and bed availability in UHD.
Applicants will be expected to be flexible to a developing service, have an innovative approach to meet the needs of the patients and service. Applicants should meet the essential requirements and recent experience working as a Staff Nurse and experience in discharge planning would be desirable. Base Location: Bournemouth Interview Date: TBCMain duties of the job
To understand the role in more detail please read the full job description and person specification documents which are attached to this advert.About us
UHD are investing in services across the Trust, with many being transformed and developed following merger and the New Hospital Programme.
In some cases this means that a services may move site this year or next, either temporarily or long term. Recruiting Managers interviewing for this role will be happy to answer any specific questions that you have at interview. Job descriptionJob responsibilities
To understand the role in more detail please read the full job description and person specification documents which are attached to this advert.Person SpecificationQualificationsEssential
- NMC registered Nurse
- Educated to degree level or relevant experience/qualifications.
- Post graduate studies or a desire/willingness to attend
- Minimum of 12 months at pay band 5 within the relevant speciality
- Good communication skills and able to work independently and on own initiative.
Techical Skills CompetenciesEssential
- Previous NHS experience
- Developing policies and protocols
Employer detailsEmployer name
- Computer literacy with a wide range of software's. Databases and spread sheets.
- Experience of administration of medicines.
University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation TrustAddress
Castle Lane East
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