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Community Nurse

Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 a year
Closing date
21 Jul 2024
We are looking for a full time Staff Nurse with experience of working in a hospital environment to join this established team. Development and training within this role will be offered. There is an expectation that hours are worked flexibly which includes nights and weekends.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, dynamic and forward thinking professionals who have experience of working in a team. With the patient at the Centre of all you do, you will require good communication skills, be assertive and provide a high standard of nursing care with the support of the ward Sister.

We are confident that once youve seen what we can offer you wont want to leave informal visits and chats always welcome.

If you are ready for a new adventure, with different scenery and a committed friendly team then you would love to work with us.

Main duties of the job

Minehead Hospital boastsstate of the art facilities in a fabulous rural location. We are situated on the coast in beautiful West Somerset, we offer excellent staff facilities including staff dining room with a south facing balcony, largefree staff car park and modern changing facilities.

The ward has 19 inpatient beds set out as single rooms and two four bed bays. Each room has an on suite and overhead hoist system. All modern facilities. We have a specially designed room for end of life care. We offer rehabilitation and subacute medical intervention.

About us

As an organisation, the NHS offers a wide range of benefits including flexible working, fantastic pension contributions, market leading annual leave allowance, career progression and regular conversations, not to mention our Blue Light Card and NHS exclusive discounts.The benefits of working in Somerset include the idyllic countryside, with our areas of outstanding beauty and stunning coastlines. You will get to enjoy these perks whilst still only being a stone's throw away from bustling city centres like Bristol, Bath and Exeter and only two hours away from London.There are excellent educational facilities in the area and, when compared to other regions, house prices are reasonable. You will to experience the best of both in Somerset, the countryside and the cosmopolitan -- there is truly something for everyone!

Job description

Job responsibilities

Details of the job and main responsibilities can be found in the job description which is attached. For more information on the role or for an informal chat, please contact Hayley Welsh.

Person Specification



  • Outstanding care
  • Listening and leading
  • Working together
  • Relevant degree or equivalent qualification
  • Appropriately registered with the NMC as per post requirements.


  • Teaching / Assessor qualification



  • Substantial experiences as a registered Nurse

Employer details

Employer name

Somerset NHS Foundation Trust


Minehead Community Hospital

Luttrell Way



TA24 6DF

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