Join us
Please wait, loading

Registered Nurse - Stambridge Ward

Band 5

Main area
Surgery
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
390-R5329-SU
Site
Southend University Hospital NHS trust
Town
Southend on Sea
Salary
From £23,023 per annum
Closing
25/03/2019 23:59

Here at Southend University Hospital we strive to provide high quality care for every patient, every time.

We would be nothing without our staff. So it goes without saying that when it comes to recruiting new team members, we're looking for the best. We encourage staff to be innovative, to challenge the "as is" and to always put patients first.

We want staff who will live our trust values every day.

Care with compassion, Working together, Professional and accountable

This is an exciting time to join us. The three NHS trusts that currently run Broomfield, Southend and Basildon hospitals are planning to become a new single NHS organisation by mid-2019.

 All three hospitals will continue to provide the services our patients use the most. These include outpatient appointments, children’s services and day-case surgery.  All three hospitals will continue to provide 24/7 A&E and maternity services.

By working as one team we will provide the same high standard of care and services for all of our 1.2m local residents. Using the same equipment, processes and IT systems means services will run more smoothly.  Single leadership, standards and new structures will speed up decision making.  Combined corporate services will reduce duplication and cut running costs. This means more money for front-line services and faster improvements.

 

Attracting new talent is key to our future and the scale of our organisation will give far  more career, training and development opportunities for all our staff.

 


 

 

Registered Nurse - Stambridge Ward

Stambridge Ward is a 26 bedded surgical ward specialising in the care of urology patients. Stambridge Ward have 5 acute monitored beds to treat and manage patients  pre and post operatively that require more intense monitoring.

Fantastic opportunities have arisen in Southend Hospital to join an organisation with a reputation for excellence in the way it cares for the people it serves.

We need a hard working Band 5 qualified nurse who wants to make a difference to the patients by providing high quality care in the Surgical directorate here at Southend Hospital.

You will be a motivated team orientated professional with a passion for delivering good nursing care in an ever changing environment. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills, a high sense of professionalism and a strong belief in the value of teamwork.

You will work alongside Consultants and Speciality Doctors and nursing staff, extending and developing your clinical experience. You will also have the chance to progress your career thanks to the training and development services offered through a variety of in-house training courses (classroom based and e-learning) available to all staff within the Trust.

To apply for this role you must have:

- A valid and current UK NMC pin number
- Permission to work in the UK

Southend Hospital is an extremely rewarding place to work not only do we offer highly attractive benefits for all Employee’s, such as a very desirable Pension scheme and Staff Discounts, we also boast a number of other incentives, an onsite nursery with discounted prices for staff members and with an initial guaranteed annual leave entitlement of 27 days (pro rata) rising to 33 days (pro rata) after 7 years’ service.


Southend-on-Sea is an exciting place to live, work and enjoy life. Just under an hour from London and Europe (either by rail or air), Southend and the surrounding area is vibrant and cosmopolitan. Local schools have an excellent reputation and the nearby seaside provides a pleasant backdrop as well as opportunities for fun or relaxation. The attractive nearby town of popular Leigh-On-Sea provides an alternative location for many professionals to settle and wind down after work.

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.

Documents to download

To print a document or save it to your computer, please click with your right mouse button on the document title and select "Save Target As...". You can then save the document in a suitable place on your computer ready to print it out. Clicking with the left mouse button will open the document in a new window (if your web browser can do so).

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Julie Londesborough

Ward Manager Stambridge Ward

01702 435555 ext. 5477

email: Julie.londesborough@southend.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01702 508079