Junior Sister/Charge Nurse - Critical Care

Band 6

Main area
Adult Critical Care Services
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-CSS-0952
Site
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Town
Manchester
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
Closing
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Are you a dynamic and experienced critical care nurse? If so we would like you to join our Adult Critical Care team.

As one of the largest Critical Care Units in the North West the service comprises a General Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and General High Dependency Unit (HDU) on the main Central site and a 5 bed High Care Unit on the Trafford site. The ICU currently has 18 beds and admits around 800 patients a year. In January 2013 the unit moved to a new facility with capacity for 20 level 3 beds including 7 isolation rooms. The HDU admits approximately 1350 patients a year and in 2014 moved into new facilities alongside the ICU with capacity to provide 20 beds.

With a nursing team currently of over 250 wte registered nurses there is an established rotation for staff across the units and also (for band 6 staff) a rotation to the ‘High Care’ area of the Central Delivery Unit at St Mary’s Hospital (Maternity Services). You will ensure the delivery of care to a diverse patient mix including Haematology, Obstetric, Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Renal Medicine/Transplant and Head and Neck Surgery.

We’ll give you plenty of support to progress your career, including training, supported development programmes and post-basic study.You’ll need substantial senior staff nurse experience within Adult Critical Care together with relevant Critical Care and teaching qualifications.

Team focused and hard working, you’ll be committed to delivering safe high quality care and help us to develop our services in line with the NHS modernisation agenda.

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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

Helen Derrick , Matron on 0161 276 6169 or email helen.derrick@cmft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
Manchester
M13 9WL
Telephone
0161 276 4744