Senior Sister/Charge Nurse - Ward 218 Secondment Cover

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority

This post is advertised for current employees of University Hospital of North Midlands. We will not consider applications from outside the trust.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated, experienced senior Registered Nurse to fulfil a 6 month secondment as the Senior Sister / Charge Nurse / Ward Manager within our Neurology Unit at University Hospital of North Midlands.

We are a dedicated Neurology Unit, consisting of 21 inpatient beds including an elective bed covering Video Telemetry; alongside the elective admissions we also admit directly from the Emergency Department and Outpatient Clinics as required.

As a Senior Nurse, you will have an excellent track record of successfully leading a team and evidence of facilitating and sustaining change; you will work as a team member on the Neurology Unit alongside the multi-disciplinary team and the Emergency Department to provide seamless care to our patients; our common goal is to achieve the best possible outcomes and experiences for our patients and our staff, in line with our Trust vision and Values.

Whilst we are committed to the continuing professional development of our staff, the successful candidate will be expected to have evidence of degree level qualification and a commitment to undertake further study to facilitate you in your role and future career development. At least 2 years’ experience in a leadership role is required and knowledge of the speciality would be advantageous; you must have a drive to develop your team and encourage them to undertake training, complete competencies successfully and keep their practice up to date; we offer extended role opportunities and encourage staff to fulfil their potential. You will need a high level of self-awareness, be dedicated in improving patient care and be able to lead in a confident, caring manner.

The candidate is expected to work flexibly and offer assistance across the Trust as required.

If this sounds like you then please contact me: Matron Lisa Simpson

For further details / informal visits contact:

Lisa SImpson, Neuroscience Matron



Reference: 40917665

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