Junior Sister/Charge Nurse Day Surgery Services MREH/DH

Band 6

Main area
Ophthalmology/ Maxillofacial
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Royal Manchester Eye Hospital
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
21/02/2018 23:59

From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester and in 12- 18 months will also include the services currently provided by North Manchester General Hospital.  These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth career opportunities for great people right across our Group. 

An opportunity has arisen for a sister/charge nurse within Day Surgery Services Department at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital also incorporating oral surgery pre surgical assessment. 

 Manchester Foundation Trust (MFT) is the leading Trust for teaching, research and specialist services in the North West of England. We provide an extensive range of district general hospital services to the local population of Manchester and tertiary and specialist services to patients from across the North West and beyond.

The role is varied and diverse and will allow you to develop your leadership, managment and clinical skills as you support the team in the operational day to day management of the departments as well as working in a clinical capacity within the area.

You must hold RN adult First level registration, have evidence of CPD in a relevant specialty, evidence of Level 3 studies, hold a relevant teaching qualification and be qualified to function as mentor for pre-registration students. Additionally, previous experience in Ophthalmology and / or Maxillofacial speciality and / or pre surgical assessment would be advantageous. We are looking for an adaptable, enthusiastic and committed approach to leading our team in ensuring excellent patient experience through a safe, effective, caring, resposive and well led service.

In return we will provide a comprehensive induction programme and you will be appraised on a yearly basis with a view to developing knowledge and skills where appropriate.

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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

Sheeba Danial Putheen
Tel: 01612761234 Bleep Number 5552.
Tel Direct: 0161 276 65225. sheeba.danial@mft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
M13 9WL
0161 276 4987