Newly qualified adult nurse – Range of opportunities
Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust
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Apply now for Spring/Autumn 2022 start dates!
If you're a final year adult nursing student looking to secure your first role as a qualified nurse why not apply to Berkshire Healthcare to secure your preferred role? Community nursing is rapidly evolving to meet the growing numbers of patients receiving care in their own homes or community settings, so now is a good time to consider joining us and being part of something special. Berkshire Healthcare is leading the line within community nursing, with The Trust having received a ''good'' in our most recent CQC report; the first community and mental health trust in the south to be awarded this rating.
We have vacancies in both our community nursing (outpatient) and community hospital (inpatient) teams. Locations of vacancies:
The preceptorship period is the beginning of your journey from novice to expert and is intended to support you to grow in confidence and competence throughout your first 12-month period as a qualified healthcare professional. During your Preceptorship with us you will:
Complete a portfolio of activities
Attend a minimum of 4 out of 6 preceptee development sessions
Have regular meeting with your preceptor
Main duties of the job
These are the values that we live by at Berkshire Healthcare:
- Caring for and about you is our top priority
- Committed to providing good quality, safe services
- working Together with you to develop innovative solutions
We welcome people who share these values to come and work for us.
Please find attached the behaviour framework that underpins these values for this job role.
What we offer:
Induction onto our extensive 1 year preceptorship programme.
Comprehensive local, corporate and clinical inductions.
Excellent learning and development opportunities throughout your career (e.g. 87% of our band 6 community nursing staff in 2018 were recruited from our internal workforce).
AfC Salary ranging from £25,655 - £31,534 per annum
Salary sacrifice scheme for a new car, and a Lease car scheme
Flexible working opportunities and Part time contracts available at selected sites
27 days annual leave pro rata plus bank holidays
Access to local workplace nurseries offering discounted rates and priority places for our staff
Free onsite Parking - (Limited sites only)
NHS pension scheme membership and Agenda for Change terms and conditions including generous maternity and adoption leave for eligible staff
On site Staff restaurant - (Limited sites only)
A wide range of NHS discounts including high street shops and restaurants
Confidential telephone care service providing independent support and advice for staff
26 April 2022
Agenda for change
£25,655 to £31,534 a year £25,655 - £31,534 per annum
The 3 must haves to know whether you should apply
Either an adult nurse qualification or currently in your last year of training
A passion for nursing, that matches our passion to provide excellent healthcare for patients
Values that match those of our trust (see at the top of this advert for clarification)
Should you match up to the 3 points listed above, then we would recommend you make your application to work at Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust!
By making this one application you will be able to select the team/s and locality/s you wish to work in. We aim to contact you within 2 working days, to either set you up with an interview at the earliest opportunity or to discuss your desired role so we can contact you when that position becomes available. We will do the work for you to find your perfect role!
- Registered professional qualification in aDULT, Nursing (RMN)
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).
Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust
https://www.berkshirehealthcare.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)
For questions about the job, contact:
Resourcing & Retention Team Administrator
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