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Staff Nurse - AMU

University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust
Poole, Dorset
£28,407 to £34,581 a year
Closing date
8 Mar 2024

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a staff nurse on the 35 bedded Acute Medical unit, providing rapid assessment of acutely unwell patients.

We are looking for a high calibre individual with good interpersonal and communication skills. You will be motivated to develop professionally in a supportive learning environment.

The ideal candidate will have staff nurse experience in an acute hospital already and will be looking for a challenging and fast moving post that emergency admission provides.

Applicants need to be a Registered Nurse , ideally with post registration experience in an acute setting. This post is subject to a 6 month Probationary Period, but will be renewed according to performance review.

Please note: if this job requires you to have a DBS check to enable you to properly fulfil the requirements of the job, on appointment you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining a DBS check and this amount will be reclaimed from your salary.

This role requires an active UK NMC Registration

Base Location: Poole

Interview Date: TBC

Main 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

Our values define who we are as #TeamUHD. They underpin everything we do now and in the future. They define how we treat our patients, visitors, and each other, our valued teammates and colleagues.

UHD are investing in services across the Trust, with many being transformed and developed following merger and the New Hospital Programme.

This means that some 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 about this at interview.

There is a planned move for this service during March 2025, when this role and base of work will relocate to Bournemouthsite. Upon relocation of the role/service, excess mileage allowance / reimbursement will not apply, and any travel between the post holder's home and work base will be classified as a commute. Any other changes unrelated to this, will be handled in line with Trust/National terms and conditions

Job description

Job 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 Specification



  • NMC Registered Nurse


  • Post registration experience

Technical Skills Competencies


  • Basic It skills
  • Non-IV and IV administration of medication



  • Knowledge of the conditions relevant to speciality

Employer details

Employer name

University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust


Poole Hospital

Longfleet Road

Poole, Dorset

BH15 2JB

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