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Staff Nurse - Trauma and Orthopaedics (Ward A3)

NHS AfC: Band 5

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Staff Nurse
NHS AfC: Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Wythenshawe site
£23,023 - £29,608 p.a (pro-rata)
30/09/2018 23:59

Nursing can be fun!

Come and  join our team on ward A3. We are a 28 bedded mixed Trauma and Elective Orthopaedic Ward.
We are currently recruiting full time (37.5 hrs)  and part time Band 5 Staff Nurses for Ward A3 The clinical area treats emergency trauma patients, making this a diverse working environment and an excellent opportunity for enthusiastic, motivated and committed nurses to join our team with a keen interest in orthopaedics. Newly qualified nurses will also be very welcomed, as we are a team that loves to teach. We have a multidisciplinary approach to caring for Orthopaedic patients. The team comprises of staff from across many professions and includes consultants and their medical team, ward manager and their nursing teams, specialist nurses, physiotherapy, occupational therapist, dietician and other allied health professionals.

Please note that the closing date is given as a guide, we reserve the right to close this vacancy once a sufficient number of applications has been received. You are advised to submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

For further information regarding this post, please contact Carla Robinson Ward Manager A3 on at

If you have problems applying, contact

0161 291 2337