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Job summary

Main area
cardiac surgery intensive care
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time - 37.5 hrs per week
Job ref
164-589904
Employer
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
City
Town
Nottingham
Salary
£21,909 - £28,462 per annum
Closing
24/01/2017 23:59
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust logo

Staff Nurse

Band 5

The Nottingham University Hospitals Cardiac Intensive Care Unit is situated within The Trent Cardiac Centre at City Campus; 16 beds providing level 2 and level 3 care to patients following cardiac surgery.

We are currently looking to recruit enthusiastic, forward thinking nurses to our team in this often challenging environment. You should possess the ability to work well in stressful situations, have excellent communication skills and good interpersonal and organisational skills.

You will be responsible for providing care to patients who are mechanically ventilated and sedated, having invasive lines, chest drains and inotropic therapy. Some patients also require additonal support such as intra-aortic balloon therapy and/or haemofiltration.

We have a well structured development program for Band 5 nurses catering for all levels of experience which is enhanced by our own unit clinical educator. We also offer the opportunity to rotate to other clinical areas within Heart Services.

We are fortunate to work with an exceptional team of people who will guide, support and challenge you to reach your potential.

We have permanent positions available and can support part and full time.

We strongly recommend an informal visit.

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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

nicola.audas@nuh.nhs.uk
0115 9691169 Ext 53130