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Ward Sister / Charge Nurse

Band 7

Main area
Coronary Care Unit
Band 7
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Royal Cornwall Hospital
£31, 696 - £41,787
28/01/2018 23:59



Ward Sister / Charge Nurse

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our well established team. You will be working for Medical Services and will be the nurse leader on our busy 10 bedded (level 2 care) unit, where you will lead care to inpatients on an acute Cardiology care pathway.

The Coronary Care Unit has complex demands with a dedicated team who are continuously striving to achieve an ‘outstanding’ CQC rating. The successful candidate will be the senior nurse who co-ordinates the care of patients with acute cardiac conditions whilst also caring for some of the most acute medical conditions in Medicine. We are seeking applications from individuals who can lead, support and educate a highly motivated Cardiac team in the delivery of innovative care whilst providing a positive environment to work in.

Our interesting specialty makes the team forward thinking and ambitious with patient experience and patient outcomes at the very ‘heart’ of it. We provide holistic, multi-professional care. As the Ward Sister/Charge Nurse you will be a key player of the team in decision making for the on-going treatment and care of patients and the direction we take the Cardiac services in Cornwall.

If you are a positive and enthusiastic person who wants to ensure the highest of quality in nursing care then we want you!

We are very happy to talk informally and provide a tour of our Cardiac Services.

This is a full time post working 37.5 hours per week (Part time hours may be considered for the right candidate)

Proposed Interview Date: Friday 09th February 2018

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Applicant requirements

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

Mr. Ian Moyle-Browning (Clinical Matron) Email address:  ianmoyle@nhs.net  Telephone Number:(01872) 258434 or 07824 550718