Emergency Nurse / Care Practitioner

Vacancy - Emergency Nurse / Care Practitioner

An opportunity has arisen for an Emergency Nurse / Care Practitioner to join the team at Tetbury Hospital on a Permanent Part-Time 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
In this role you will be vital to the Minor Injury Units’ success, assessing, diagnosing, treating and discharging patients autonomously every day. As well as ordering investigations and interpreting results, you’ll be responsible for providing an excellent standard of patient care and health promotion to the general public accessing urgent care services. 


The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate for this role will: 

• Be a registered Nurse with a relevant clinical degree or equivalent experience 
• Have a Relevant post Registration Qualification i.e. Emergency Nurse Practitioner, Emergency Care practitioner or equivalent. 
• Hold a Teaching and Assessment qualification or relevant experience at level 3 
• Hold qualification in Minor Illness Management  
• Be a non-medical X ray refer and up to date calrad/irmer 
• Have attained Resuscitation Level 3 adult and children and completed safeguarding adults and children at an appropriate level.  

Previous competition of non-medical prescribing, management training or minor injury minor illness in children would be beneficial.


The Package
We can offer flexible hours up to 22.5 hours per week, with an hourly pay rate of between £ 15.55 & £ 19.06 P/hr. This role is a Grade T (NHS Band 6 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 www.tetburyhospital.co.uk

To find out more about this vacancy please contact Katie King MIU manager, telephone number: 01666 501761 

The closing date for this role is Midnight on 21st January 2021 but the role may close early if a good response is received, therefore early application is encouraged.

All applications must be made through NHS Jobs: https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/916335577

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 UK. 

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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