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Head and Neck
Band 6
Permanent full time
37.5 hours per week
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Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Royal Derby Hospital
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
10/09/2017 23:59
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Sister/Charge Nurse

Band 6

Are you looking for a new challenge?

There has never been a better time to come and work at Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; we are a leading Teaching Hospital with care, safety, compassion and pride at the heart of our organisation.

With over 8,500 members of staff you can expect huge variety and new opportunities every day! Our staff go above and beyond and are taking pride in caring for our patients – making every moment matter.

Think you’ve got what it takes to join us?

Here’s more about the role and what we’re looking for; 

Due to retirement an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sister with demonstrable leadership experience to join the leadership team within Ward 307, Head and Neck.

The service offered by Ward 307 is highly regarded and well established within the Trust and comprises ENT, Max Facial and Ophthalmology.

As the Sister you will be responsible for continuing to deliver exceptional standards of safe, effective care; monitoring and maintaining care to ensure that it consistently meets Trust standards.

You will need excellent organisational skills, experience of supervising a team of dedicated Registered General Nurses and Health Care Assistants is essential, together with an intuitive and balanced approach to leadership.

The Trust’s Vision is ‘Taking Pride in Caring’ We offer a high quality service, with the aim of ensuring clinical outcomes are excellent, patients are safe and staff are skilled and productive,. Working as a team, we aim to exceed the expectations of our patients and their families.

We aim to continuously improve and develop the service and our people, through innovation and the best use of our resources. We will do this by:

Putting patients first.
Right first time.
Investing our resources wisely.
Developing our people.
Ensuring value from partnerships.

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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

Senior Sister Nicola Tomlinson
01332 787307

If you have problems applying, contact

01332 783342