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Staff Nurse - Discharge Lounge - Conquest Hospital

Employer
East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
St Leonards on Sea
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
24 May 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
East Sussex Healthcare Trust has exciting opportunities for Registered Staff Nurses on our Discharge Team based in Conquest Hospital, and we are looking for highly motivated, dynamic and passionate individuals.Are you looking for a change of pathway, we are developing changes in the discharge or our patients. Can you be flexible and work autonomously alongside junior staff? Would you like to join our small friendly developing team, we would welcome the opportunity to meet with you.

You will support ward staff and their multi professional teams in facilitating effective patient discharge as an integral part of care management within the Trust. You will ensure best evidence based practice in planning safe and timely discharge,

In return we will offer you excellent managerial support and commitment to your personal professional development. We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust - being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful - and behave in a way that reflects these.

Main duties of the job

You will support ward staff and their multi professional teams in facilitating effective patient discharge as an integral part of care management within the Trust. You will ensure best evidence based practice in planning safe and timely discharge,

About us

We are proud to provide 'Outstanding' care and be a great place to work

We provide safe, compassionate and high quality care to half a million people living or visiting East Sussex. We are one of the largest organisations in East Sussex, the only integrated provider of acute and community care in Sussex. Our extensive services are provided by 7000 + members of staff working from acute hospitals in Hastings and Eastbourne, three community hospitals in Bexhill, Rye and Uckfield, over 100 community sites and in people's own homes.

In 2020 the Care Quality Commission rated us as 'Good' overall, and 'Outstanding' for being caring and effective. The Conquest Hospital and our Community Services are rated 'Outstanding'. Eastbourne DGH rated 'Good'.

In 2020, the Trust launched its ambitious 'Building for our Future' programme. This once in a lifetime programme aims to repair, redevelop and expand our hospitals, transforming the environment in which we provide care for generations to come.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the job description attached.

If you have any questions about this position please do not hesitate to contact us.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • 1 st level Registered Nurse - Diploma or Degree


Experience

Essential

  • Generic Pre Registration Experience in an acute care setting
  • Demonstrate application of theory to practice
  • Experience of patient discharge & discharge process


Desirable

  • Experience in a hospital environment
  • Experience of chosen speciality


Employer details

Employer name

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Address

Conquest Hospital

The Ridge

St Leonards on Sea

TN37 7RD

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