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Staff Nurse - Surgery

Band 5

Main area
Surgery
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-SUR-0755-RA
Site
MRI site
Town
Manchester
Salary
£23,023-£29,608 per annum
Closing
20/12/2018 23:59

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust is a leading integrated health, teaching, research and innovation campus in the thriving city of Manchester. We offer a unique range of services to the North West, treating and managing the simplest to the most complex conditions and diseases. For our nurses, it means the chance to gain diverse experience in pioneering teams.

The Division of Surgery comprises of 9 ward areas, including a Day Case Unit and Surgical Admission's lounge. We also have 19 operating theatres - 12 in our Main Theatre complex and 7 in the Elective Treatment Centre (ETC) and have just recently opened a state of the art Vascular Hybrid Theatre Suite within the ETC. Supported by a strong team of admin, support and management roles that form the backbone of our non-clinical infrastructure, you will deliver our values and nurse with pride, respect, empathy, consideration, compassion and dignity.

We’re committed to delivering a Nursing and Midwifery Service that delivers the best patient care. There for our patients, families and services users, the public and each other, we promise to communicate effectively by listening to and responding to comments and concerns. And, as we demonstrate effective leadership, we celebrate the achievement of team members.

We show our care for our staff through excellent development and progression opportunities. These start with a comprehensive induction programme, but don’t end there. We offer a respected preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses. Experienced nurses are encouraged to move across directorates to expand their skills. To enhance your skills in your speciality, we offer a range of internal and external courses.

You will be expected to work early, late and night shifts within all our adult wards.

So if you want a new start, there couldn’t be a better time to join us.

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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

Judith Duncan at judith.duncan@mft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
Manchester
M13 9WL
Telephone
0161 701 5592