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NHS AfC: Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
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Royal Albert Edward Infirmary
£22,128 to £28,746 pro rata per annum
27/09/2017 23:59
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Staff Nurse - Astley Ward

NHS AfC: Band 5

Work for the Best in the North West*

Would you like to be part of a multi award winning NHS Foundation Trust that is one of the best performing Trusts in the region? 


An exciting and unique opportunity has arisen to be part of a new bespoke team working on a specialist ward caring for medically optimised patients.

This will provide a unique care setting for patients who are awaiting discharge . The team of staff providing this specialist care model will ‎be multi disciplinary and will focus on high quality care provision 7 days per week.

Newly qualified nurses will be welcome to the trust with the first years NMC paid and a starting salary of £22,128 Band 4 pay point 16 pending registration.

If you wish to be considered for the position available please click apply now to complete an application form. Throughout the application form, and particularly in the supporting information, please ensure you clearly demonstrate how you meet each of the criteria on the person specification.

Please note this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if a sufficient number of suitable applications are received.

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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

Julie Lucas - Matron
Tel: 01942 822536

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