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Sister/Charge Nurse - Templar Ward

Employer
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Newton Abbot
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum
Closing date
4 Aug 2024

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We are looking for experienced nurses to join our team as a Sister/Charge Nurse to join our team on Templar Ward.

At Newton Abbot we ensure that nursing staff available throughout the 24hr period, ensuring high standards of care and safety are maintained at all times and to provide visible leadership.

You will also be working collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary team to ensure seamless care and discharge planning is provided and will be excellent communicator and role model to ensure you can lead both the ward, team and the community hospital team in the absence of the Ward Manger or Matron.

Main duties of the job

  • Flexible approach to working, able to manage da to day challenges of ward based nursing and management of a team.
  • Assist and undertake audits, support staff with PDRs, be part of Pathway to Excellence and Shared Governance meetings.
  • Service delivery and improvement.
  • Staff and own development
  • Supporting patients and relatives in the provision of their care and and ensuring they make informed decisions
  • Work collaboratively with other professionals


About us

Newton Abbot Hospital is a Community Hospital with 2 inpatient wards, Out-Patient Services and an Urgent Treatment Centre.

Templer Ward is a 30 bedded ward with 20 bed dedicated to stroke and neuro rehabilitation.

We promote a positive working environment where the health and wellbeing of staff as well as our patients is our priority.

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Why Work With Us

Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Flexible approach to working, able to manage da to day challenges of ward based nursing and management of a team.
  • Assist and undertake audits, support staff with PDRs, be part of Pathway to Excellence and Shared Governance meetings.
  • Service delivery and improvement.
  • Staff and own development
  • Supporting patients and relatives in the provision of their care and and ensuring they make informed decisions
  • Work collaboratively with other professionals


Person Specification

essential

Essential

  • NMC registered
  • Ability to lead ward and team
  • Clinical skills to support team
  • Degree or working towards


Desirable

  • Previous stroke and Neuro experience
  • Knowledge of local systems


Employer details

Employer name

Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Templer Ward Newton Abbot

West Golds Road,

Newton Abbot

TQ12 2TS

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388-6415730-NMC

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