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Staff Nurse - Neuro Rehabilitation

Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum. pro rata if part time.
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Staff Nurse - Neuro Rehabilitation

Would you like a rewarding job opportunity, to be part of an enthusiastic, and dynamic team?

NRU has currently has an opportunity to to recruit a staff nurse to join their friendly and professional team.

We are seeking a highly motivated registered nurse to join our Neuro-rehabilitation Unit based at the West Berkshire Berkshire Hospital. The unit has 10 dedicated rehabilitation beds for patients following neuro surgery, head injuries, stroke, for those who have neurological conditions such as Gillian Bare Syndrome and long term conditions such as multiple sclerosis.

Our team is looking for an enthusiastic nurse with a passion for delivering high standards of care, whilst working with compassion and kindness towards our patients and each other.

We work together as a large multidisciplinary team, all striving toward our shared vision to help our patients recover with maximum independence.

The multi-disciplinary team work closely with community services and have regular contact with other hospitals excellent communication skills are essential for this job role.

You will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge and specialist skills in neuro-rehabilitation rehabilitation.

If you would like please do contact us for an informal chat or look round the unit.

Main duties of the job

The post-holder is responsible for undertaking and recording acomprehensive nursing assessment and planning, delivering and evaluatinghigh standards of evidenced based nursing care to a diverse group ofpatients.

Is expected to deliver care without direct supervision. Is accountable forthe care delivered and any omissions of care.

Is expected to teach and supervise more junior staff, students and the nonregistered nursing workforce.

Is accountable for care or any omissions of care that he/she delegates toothers.

Is expected to act as role model, delivering care with empathy andcompassion as part of a multidisciplinary team.

About us

The Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust is the main provider of hospital services for the population of Reading, Newbury, Wokingham and the towns and villages of west Berkshire.

At our heart we are a local hospital that works with NHS and social care partners to provide excellent healthcare services for over 500,000 people who currently live in our catchment area. We also provide specialist hospital services beyond the county's borders.

Reading sits on the river Thames and is served by great road and rail links to London, Oxford and Southampton. With excellent leisure and shopping facilities, and a thriving cultural scene, Reading is a wonderful place to live, work and play and provides excellent facilities for families, including some of the best state and private schools in the UK.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further details on the job role, please refer to the job description and person specification attached.

Person Specification

Education, Training


  • Registered Nurse -part 1
  • Current NMC registration
  • Evidence of recent continuous professional development


  • Educated to degree level or working towards



  • Experience (through placement or employment ) of working in an acute clinical environment


  • Experience in speciality may be an advantage

Employer details

Employer name

Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust


West Berkshire Community Hospital

Rookes Way


RG18 3AS

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