George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust
This job is now closed
Job Title-Nurse associate
Hours per week- Full time (37.50 hrs.) and Part time available
Salary-£25,147 - £27,596 per annum
Closing Date- 4th December 2023
Interview Date- 18th December 2023
The nursing associate has a breadth of knowledge across the lifespan and across the fields of nursing, providing holistic and person centered care and support for people of all ages and in a variety of settings.
This post may close early due to high numbers of applicationsso you are advised to apply promptly.
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A great and friendly place to work, so bring your passion, commitment and expertise and enjoy the opportunities to make a difference every day.
Main duties of the job
- Act in the best interests of the people they care for
- Put people first and provide nursing care that is person centered, safe and Compassionate
- Contributes to the provision of care for people, including those with complex needs
- Acts professionally at all times
- Use knowledge and experience to make evidence-based decisions and solve Problems
- Recognise and work within the limits of their competence
- Be accountable for their actions
Here at George Eliot our vision to 'excel at patient care' takes centre stage. An ever evolving clinically-led acute service provider we are on a journey to continually provide high quality, safe and responsive services delivered by inspiring, friendly and compassionate staff who share our corporate values which underpin everything we do. Our values are not just words on a piece of paper, they bond us together, reflect our ambition and shape who we are:
Effective Open Communication
excellence and safety in everything we do
Challenge but support
Expect respect and dignity
Local health that inspires confidence
Benefits:On-site nursery, 27 days minimum annual leave plus bank holidays, cycle to work scheme, flexible working, on-site discounted gym, extensive in-house course learning directory, buying and selling of annual leave, subsidised restaurant, tranquillity garden and generous subsidised on-site parking.
Nursing Associates act in the best interest of people, putting them first and providing nursing care that is person centered, safe and compassionate. The Nursing associate acts professionally at all times and use their knowledge and experience to make evidence- based decisions and solve problems. The Nursing Associate recognizes and works within the limits of their competence and is responsible and accountable for their actions.
As a Nursing associate you will: -
- Exercise personal responsibility and work independently within defined parameters of practice, takin
- g the initiative in a variety of situations and performing a range of clinical and care skills consistent with the role, responsibilities and professional values of a Nursing Associate
- Exercise judgment in assessing patient condition, comfort and wellbeing using analysis of a range of possible factors
- Demonstrate ability to deliver safe care, contribute to ongoing assessment recognising when it is necessary to refer and escalate to others for reassessment
- Develop understanding of all elements of the nursing process and be able to assist the registered nurse in the on-going assessment, planning, management and evaluation of care
- Provide compassionate, safe and effective care and support to people in a range of care settings
- Monitor the condition and health needs of people within their care on a continual basis in partnership with people, families, and
- Provide and monitor care
- Support individuals with all aspects of care including daily living, providing person- centred care, and promoting health and independence through awareness raising and care navigation to other professionals as appropriate
Experience and Knowledge
Qualification and Professional Training
Skills and Abilities
Certificate of Sponsorship
Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).
From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).