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Theatre Admissions and Discharge Nurse

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Surgical Admissions
NHS AfC: Band 5
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum
27/01/2019 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

Band 5 Staff Nurse – Full time -  Surgical Admissions and Discharges in TDC

We are looking for motivated and committed nurse to admit patients prior to surgery.

A calm, diplomatic and caring approach and a commitment to provide high quality, safe and effective care is essential.

We admit patients for Plastics elective and trauma surgery and are at times required to support for a number of other specialities including general surgery, urology, gynaecology, orthopaedics, ENT, max fax, vascular and radiological procedures.

MFT is a major acute teaching Trust recognised as a centre of clinical excellence and provides a wide range of health services to the areas of South Manchester, South Trafford, North East Cheshire and West Stockport. We recruit staff that are open, honest and focused on striving for excellence, having built an enviable international reputation on five unwavering principles for clinical excellence, research and development, teaching, learning and for treating patients with compassion, respect and dignity.

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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

Nancy Higginbottom

TDC Theatre Lead

0161 291 5956

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0161 291 2338