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Staff Nurse - Same Day Emergency Care - Band 5

Employer
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Location
Grantham
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum, £23,861 - £29,048 pro rata
Closing date
27 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Adult nurse, A&E nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Ambulatory Care/SDEC at Grantham Hospital

Previous Applicants need not apply

Come and join our small and friendly team on AAC/SDEC at Grantham. We not only support patients referred by their GPs, UTC and clinics for admission avoidance we also run a day ward service for patients requiring infusions, venesections and monthly injections that can't be carried out in the community.

There are lots of learning opportunities in the department and a team of skilled nurses and HCSW who are happy to support in developing staff.

We currently work Monday to Friday 0830-2130.

SDEC is a consultant led unit with support from an established ACP team.

SDEC sees a wide range of patients from UTC and GP's with a wide range of medical conditions.

Main duties of the job

The staff nurse will be expected to work closely within the team in the delivery of dynamic excellent care. The successful candidates need to possess excellent communication skills, be highly motivated and committed to patient safety and improving patient experience. They will need to have drive and an ability to manage their workloads in a challenging, fun and developing environment.

About us

Our Trust is situated in the beautiful county of Lincolnshire and is one of the biggest acute hospital trusts in England, serving a population of more than 700,000 people. We provide acute and specialist services to people in Lincolnshire and neighbouring counties. We have an annual income of �643 million (20/21) and we employ nearly 8,500 people.

Our Board have recently agreed a new vision statement - Outstanding Care Personally Delivered - stating their ambition for our Trust to be among the best.

We also have a five year Integrated Improvement Plan setting out how we will achieve our strategic objectives, for patients, services, people and partners, the last recognising that our future success depends on our ability to ensure the Lincolnshire healthcare system is successful in achieving its ambition to help people live healthier lives and provide care closer to where people live.

Our latest CQC report increased our ratings for being effective and well-led from 'Requires Improvement' to 'Good'. Our rating for caring remained as 'Good'.

This is in recognition of the huge amount of work that our amazing staff have done to improve the quality of care for our patients in recent years.

We are committed to helping our staff balance their work and home lives and ensure they feel supported, valued and appreciated

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further details regarding the job role please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

What should you do next?

Have a look at the job description and if you like what you see then apply today. Dont miss this fantastic opportunity to work with a great team in a supportive environment within a great institution. your NHS needs you!!!

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Nurse Level 1 with NMC


Knowledge, skills, aptitudes

Essential

  • Extended competencies in cannulation, venepuncture, ECG recording and male catheterisation
  • Ability to communicate with effective written and verbal skills
  • Able to organise and prioritise work
  • Ability to evidence/demonstrate key values and behaviours in line with the Trust framework


Experience

Essential

  • 1 year post registration


Desirable

  • Recent experience of an acute medical environment
  • Demonstrate evidence of the way that research has been incorporated into practice and evidence of ability to introduce and be receptive to change.
  • Evidence of commitment to own professional development


Specific Requirements

Essential

  • Ability to work under pressure whilst maintaining safe working practices and team morale


Desirable

  • IT Skills


Employer details

Employer name

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Address

Grantham District Hospital

101 Manthorpe Road

Grantham

NG31 8DG

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

357-GR-096-24-A

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