Registered Nurse (Band 5) Minor Injuries Unit

Vacancy – Registered Nurse (Band 5) Minor Injuries Unit  

An opportunity has arisen for a Registered Nurse (Band 5) to join the Minor Injuries Team at Tetbury Hospital on a zero hours contract basis.  

The Organisation 
Tetbury Hospital is an Independent Charitable Trust and on behalf of the local community, provides NHS and some private health care. The Trust offers interesting opportunities for professional and personal development in the friendly environment of a small but exceptionally well-equipped hospital in the heart of the Cotswolds. We are a growing business and everything we do is about putting people first, whether that be delivering exceptional care and support for our patients or providing growth and development opportunities for our team.  


The Opportunity 
The purpose of this role is to provide triage cover within the Minor Injuries Unit at Tetbury Hospital.   

In this role you will be required to work effectively as a member of the multidisciplinary team, in delivering patient care in a safe and healthy environment, promoting equality for all individuals. 

The Ideal Candidate  

The role holder should be able to prioritise many competing demands from the ENP/patients and other healthcare providers.  

The ideal candidate for this role will have experience of working within an Emergency or Minor Injuries Department, and have worked with the Manchester Triage System. 

Previous experience of extended skills would be desirable e.g. venepuncture, plastering, suturing and wound care.   


The Package 
We can offer a zero hours contract, with an hourly pay rate of £15.40 p/hr.  This role is a Grade i (NHS Band 5 equivalent). The Hospital offers staff benefits which include pension scheme (continuation in the NHS pension is possible subject to pension rules) and a starting full-time holiday entitlement of 25 days holiday (plus Bank holidays). Tetbury Hospital is keen to support professional development and offers a supportive friendly working environment in a unique setting.  


The Next Steps  
To find out more about Tetbury Hospital Trust please visit our website  

To find out more about this vacancy please contact Katie King, MIU Team Lead on telephone number: 01666 501761. 

To apply for this position please contact Sherry Jacobs ( for a copy of the job description and an application form. 

The closing date for this role is 5pm on 17/06/2020 but the advert may close early if a good response is received, therefore early application is encouraged.  


Additional information 
As part of this role you will be required to complete mandatory training.  

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check. Applicants must have the right to work in the EU. 

The Trust is committed to equality and diversity in employment and is a mindful Employer. The Trust is committed to improving the working lives of its staff and may have flexible working options available.  


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