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Night Nurse Practitioner

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Night Nurse Practitioner
NHS AfC: Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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Manchester Royal infirmary
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
21/02/2019 23:59

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology, Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

An exciting opportunity is available for an experienced registered nurse to join the Night Nurse Practitioners (NNP) of the Hospital at Night team.  We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Band 5/6 nurse with knowledge and experience in acute care settings to support the Hospital at night team within Manchester Royal Infirmary. 

You will be responsible for ensuring immediate care to relevant client group and will work primarily within the Hospital at Night service. The primary functions include assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care for patients.  You will guide junior/ward staff in the process. She/he will provide direct patient care and have detailed clinical knowledge of the specialist area as determined by agreed clinical competencies. The NNP will assist the Hospital at Night Team and the ward teams in ensuring that high standards of quality of care are delivered & maintained.

Similarly this role also equips the NNP to acquire clinical and professional competencies by facilitating high quality education and staff development opportunities.   Regular training and clinical assessment will be provided by the senior NNP. You will maintain their own competence, and complete bi-annual assessments, by completing regular blocks of daytime working within agreed teams.

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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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Brighty Moses

Hospital at Night Team


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