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Community Hospital Staff Nurse, Band 5

Band 5

Main area
Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full and part time hours available
Job ref
184-SS.GEN.92
Site
West Mendip Community Hospital
Town
Glastonbury
Salary
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum, pro rata
Closing
03/12/2018 23:59

Are you looking for a fresh challenge? An opportunity to use your expertise, compassion and positive outlook? A new adventure with a committed team? 

West Mendip Community Hospital would like to invite you to apply for our Registered Nurse vacancy.

About you

You may be newly qualified or working in an acute hospital, nursing home or other community setting, whatever your background we will support your transferable clinical skills and professional development. All we ask is that you have compassion and a drive to provide excellent hands on nursing care.

About the role

West Mendip hospital has 30 inpatient reablement beds; our patients include short term rehab and end of life care. You will contribute to the development, implementation and evaluation of personalised care plans whilst helping to maintain the hospitals reputation of providing high standards of care.

We’re a nurse led unit which provides plenty of opportunity to use your decision making and autonomous nursing skills.

About the area

We are located in a beautiful part of the county, in your own time you might enjoy a walk up to Glastonbury Tor, or a shopping trip to the idyllic Clarkes Village nearby. We also have great travel links to Bristol and Exeter.

The benefits

Amongst all the usual benefits; an excellent annual leave package, national NHS discounts, staff recognition awards and great learning and development opportunities, we will give you the time to care for your patients, as well as a free parking space!

Come and see for yourself. Informal chats or visits are welcomed.

If successful in obtaining one of these Staff Nurse positions at West Mendip Hospital you will be entered into a draw to win a free Glastonbury Ticket.

*Competition to run for 6 months. 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Ruth Diligent / Ann Baker
01458 836470