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Staff Nurse

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 Pro rata, per annum
Closing date
5 Mar 2024

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 5 Registered Nurse to join the general surgical division on B10 at The Rotherham NHS Foundation trust, working with both elective and emergency surgical patients.

Ward B10 is a 22 bedded, busy elective/emergency surgical ward 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. There are a wide array of career pathways to take and opportunities to develop additional skills.

The staff on B10 take pride in patient care and always receive positive feedback from both patients and other colleagues within the trust for the amazing work and care that they do!

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 other skills and provide high quality person-centered care to our patients from admission to discharge.

They should be dedicated to sharing their skills and knowledge with new and junior staff.As a department, we are committed to provide high quality care within a demanding working environment by ensuring our nursing team are proactive and have the appropriate clinical skills to provide individualised patient care.

We are offering an opportunity to work with a dedicated team who puts the care and safety of their patients at the forefront of everything they do.

We encourage you to bring your existing skills and experiences to enrich our clinical area and work with us to create a robust, caring and compassionate ward environment for our patients and their families.

Thank you for your interest in this role.

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.

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



  • Current NMC registration
  • Evidence of continuing professional development


  • Mentorship qualification (or willingness to work towards)



  • Evidence of inter-professional working


  • Within the relevant area

Employer details

Employer name

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust


The Rotherham Nhs Foundation Trust

Moorgate Road


South Yorkshire

S60 2UD

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