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Staff Nurse

Employer
Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Preston
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 pro rata per annum
Closing date
21 May 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust Treatment Room service in the Greater Preston and Chorley South Ribble areas.

If you are able to work autonomously, you are motivated, hardworking and enthusiastic then come and join our team of dedicated treatment room nurses.

The Treatment Room service currently operates from Monday to Friday excluding weekends and bank holidays. We are an appointment only service between the hours of 08.30 and 16.30 however we do hold 2 late evening clinics (up to 8pm) and one early clinic (8am start) once a week.

Applicants must be willing to work flexibly over 5 days, be able to work well within a team and on their own initiative.

Main duties of the job

The Treatment Room provides care to patients with acute/chronic wounds, post-operative wound assessment, removal of sutures and clips, intra-muscular injections, lower limb assessments, compression bandaging and ear irrigation.

We are looking for a committed, compassionate RGN who puts the patient at the heart of everything they do. If this describes you then please apply.

About us

Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of services including secondary mental health care across this area. Specialist provision comprises inpatient child and adolescent mental health services, perinatal mental health and forensic services including low and medium secure care.

The Trust also provides a range of physical health and well-being services in the community alongside a range of partners in the Lancashire, Cumbria and Sefton area.

Lancashire & South Cumbria Foundation Trust encourages flexible working, we believe that a positive work/life balance benefits NHS employees through improved health and wellbeing. We would consider working patterns such as term time, part time, compressed hours, flexi-time and career breaks. We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application forms this request and discuss these options at interview.

For more information please visit our website via Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS FT

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached the job description and person specification for more information about this role.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • 1st Level Registered Adult/General Nurse
  • Evidence of continuous professional development


Knowledge

Essential

  • Commitment to engage in continuing professional development to meet the needs of the service
  • Compliance with regulatory bodies


Experience

Essential

  • Evidence of continuing development in relevant area.


Skills

Essential

  • Flexibility to meet the service needs.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have the ability to work in a non-judgemental manner.


Employer details

Employer name

Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Treatment Rooms Greater Preston (C)

Preston

PR1 5NE

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

351-CEN977-LW

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