Skip to main content

This job has expired

Staff Nurse - De Cham Ward

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
St Leonards on Sea Hastings
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

View more

De Cham is a 28 bedded mixed medical ward 8 of these beds will be gastroenterology, the remaining beds can be any general medicine and of variable age.

In return for your hard work and dedication, East Sussex Healthcare Trust offers excellent opportunities for career progression and professional development, as well as a personal induction programme, with opportunities for cannulation, venepuncture, TPN and PEG/RIG feeding as well as many other aspects of medical nursing.

Whether you are just starting out on your Nursing career, looking for a change of job, working in a Nursing Home or even returning to practice, we would welcome the opportunity to meet with you, our team is both friendly and supportive, with a strong commitment to providing a high standard of care.

The successful applicant will have recent nursing preferably with experience in the field of acute medical nursing. Ideally you will have, a recognised teaching and assessing qualifications, be able to work within a team and have effective communication skills.

The acute medical patients can present with a variety of problems, such as sepsis and substance misuse. There is constant interaction between medical and nursing staff, which cultivates a supportive environment.

We also work closely with the University of Brighton and offer valuable management placements for nursing students.

Main duties of the job

To participate within the multi-disciplinary team in deliveringappropriate safe patient care in a timely fashion.Post holder will be required to provide clinical expertise ensuring thedelivery of appropriate safe patient care.

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



  • Evidence of diploma level / degree level study
  • Registered General Nurse on the NMC register
  • Evidence of continual professional development


  • ECDL Qualification



  • Generic pre-registration experience in a care environment
  • Ability to undertake further training and development
  • Knowledge of quality, audit and research
  • An understanding of the NHS


  • Previous experience of working in a hospital setting

Employer details

Employer name

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust


Conquest Hospital

The Ridge

St Leonards on Sea Hastings

TN37 7RD

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.


Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert