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Staff Nurse

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 Per Annum, (Pro Rata)
Closing date
30 Apr 2024

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Ward C6 at North Manchester General Hospital of Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust are seeking experienced or newly qualified Registered Nurses to join our team. Ward C6 is an elective short stay surgical ward which provides care for pre operative and post operative patients that may require surgical intervention.

Ward C6 provides care for the following surgical specialities General surgery, Urology, Orthopaedic, breast , ENT and Max Fax.

We are seeking proactive, forward thinking Nurses who have patient care and experience at their heart. You will possess adept communication skills, be motivated and eager to embrace variety in a fast-paced environment.

Nursing roles at The Manchester University Hospital Foundation Trust (MFT) are about having access to fantastic learning facilities and developmental opportunities. You will have access to the MFT Academy and LEAD Training Programmes, coaching, and department specific training and development opportunities. Our commitment is further reinforced by our robust Trust Nurse Revalidation Programme - offering an e-portfolio and dedicated individual support.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will assess, plan, evaluate and deliver all relevant aspects of patient care in a caring, compassionate and sensitive manner. Work closely with the multi-disciplinary team and contribute to the clinical governance process. Act as a mentor/preceptor to junior staff, with specific responsibility for pre-registration students. The post holder will take delegated responsibility for the management of the clinical team and the maintenance of high standards of quality patient care on a shift basis.

About us

MFT is one of the largest NHS Trust In England with a turnover of �2.6bn & is on a different scale than most other NHS Trusts. We're creating an exceptional integrated health & social care system for the 1 million patients who rely on our services every year.

Bringing together 10 hospitals & community services from across Manchester, Trafford & beyond, we champion collaborative working & transformation, encouraging our 28,000 workforce to pursue their most ambitious goals. We set standards that other Trusts seek to emulate so you'll benefit from a scale of opportunity that is nothing short of extraordinary.

We've also created a digitally enabled organisation to improve clinical quality, patient & staff experience, operational effectiveness & driving research, and innovation through the introduction of Hive our Electronic Patient Record system which launched in September 2022.

We're proud to be a major academic Research Centre & Education provider, providing you with a robust infrastructure to encourage and facilitate high-quality research programmes. What's more, we're excited to be embarking on our Green Plan which sets out how MFT continues to play its part in making healthcare more sustainable.

At MFT, we create and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging, provide equal opportunities for career development that are fair, open, and transparent, protecting your health and wellbeing and shaping the future of our organisation together.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience youll need, take a look at the Job Description & Person Specification attachments under the Supporting Documents heading. So that youre even more equipped to make an informed decision to apply to us, youll need to take time to read the Candidate Essentials Guide that sits with the Job Description and Person Specification. This document provides you with details about the Trust, our benefits and outlines how we care for you as you care for others. Most importantly, it also contains critical information youll need to be aware of before you submit an application form.

Diversity Matters

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply for this post. As an inclusive employer, we are here to support you. If you have any special requirements to help you with your application, email our team at

Were looking forward to hearing from you!

Person Specification



  • First Level Registration - Registered Nurse Degree or Diploma


  • Degree Level 6 study
  • Teaching Qaulification



  • Awareness of clinical Audit
  • Experience of working alone and as part of a team
  • Ability to supervise and support others
  • Evidence of teaching and assessing skills/ability


  • Evidence undertaking a mentor/preceptor role
  • Experience in relevant area of practice



  • Knowledge of current Nursing issues
  • Knowledge of Clinical Governance
  • IT / Word Processing

Employer details

Employer name

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Ward C6 North Manchester General Hospital

Delauneys Road


M8 5RB

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