Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
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If you're hard working and compassionate you should consider applying for our RN post.Foxley Ward is a 24 bedded unit providing rehabilitation to a wide group of patients with varying complexities of needs. Our patients come to us following medical, surgical or orthopaedic treatment or if appropriate, directly from their own homes.Good opportunities exist for further training and development. You will receive support/development through in service training, regular appraisals and clinical supervision. This post involves rotation between day and night duties.
Main duties of the job
If you're a hardworking, compassionate and a great team player then we would like you to apply for the position. We also welcome applications from newly qualified nurses and those from the private sector wishing to return to the NHS. We ask that you are a registered nurse with an enthusiasm for making a difference to people's lives.
Foxley Ward delivers quality and patient centred care within our 24 bedded unit providing rehabilitation to a wide group of patients with varying complexities of needs. The ward also provides palliative and end of life care . We welcome staff who will be open to learning new skills such as venepuncture, male and female catheterisation, ECG recording. The successfulcandidate will receive support and development through in service training, regular appraisals, personal development plan and clinical supervision.
Good opportunities exist for further training and development and you will be joining an enthusiastic, supportive, friendly Multi-Disciplinary Team. This post involves rotation between day/night duties, full/part time posts are available and the Trust supports flexible working.
Dereham Hospital is set in beautiful grounds on the outskirts of the market town. The historic city of Norwich is only a 35 minute drive, the spectacular North Norfolk Coast is a 45 minute drive.
We welcome informal queries, please contact the Ward Manager, Debbie Barnes on 01362 655240 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Apply now to join an organisation that has been awarded an 'Outstanding' rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the highest possible rating and the first stand-alone NHS Community Trust in the country to be awarded the title.
Current UK NMC registration, level 1. Working towards Degree (desirable) Experience of working within a multidisciplinary team. Experience of working with patients with multiple pathologies and developing and delivering care plans designed to meet their needs. Appropriate short clinical skills e.g. venepuncture.(desirable) Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Basic computer skills. Ability to maintain and improve standards of care. Experience of resource management. (desirable) Experience of a research audit (desirable)Experience of audit. Up to date knowledge of current clinical/professional issues. Understanding or resource management. Knowledge and understanding of learner needs.Communication Able to communicate effectively in written and verbal English language Evidence of relevant experience and development Support other staff Willing to undertake appropriate training Self-awareness. Flexible/positive approach to work. Enthusiastic and able to work under pressure Able to work collaboratively as part of a team. Ability to identify with the Trust commitment to safeguarding vulnerable adults Value and respect the privacy and dignity for patients Able to identify with the Trusts commitment to safeguarding andpromoting the welfare of children and young people Ability to travel between sites as needed, public transport is limited in the countryside, a full drivers licence and own vehicle/ access to suitable transport may be required for this position.
Personal and People Development
Skills, abilities and knowledge
Personal attrivutes and behaviours
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