Band 5 - Staff Nurse - AAU Level 1

Band 5

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Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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West Herts - General Staffing
Watford Hospital
£23,234 - £30,183 pa inc HCA
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We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic nurses to join our Acute Admission Unit.

The Acute Admissions Unit is a 60 bedded area providing care for non-elective medical admissions.

We also have an established Ambulatory Care Unit. The Acute Admission Unit delivers prompt comprehensive acute medical assessment and is supported by multidisciplinary staff.

Admission to the AAU is done through telephone triage and referral by the Patient’s GP and from the Accident and Emergency department.

You will be passionate, patient focused and conscientious nurse who works well under pressure. You should be able to problem solve and provide gold star nursing admission documentation to our colleagues on the ward.

You should be able to demonstrate a flexible approach to the provision of holistic clinically effective care.

In return, we offer:

• Education and personal development
• A friendly working environment
• Collaborative working within the multi-disciplinary team
• An environment which embraces change
• A structured induction to change

We are a busy unit and pride ourselves on the safe and high standards of care we provide.

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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

For further details/information visits contact:
Matron Rachel Reed on 01923 436617


If you have problems applying, contact

01923 217453
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