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Staff Nurse - Theatres

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
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Preston and Chorley
Preston and Chorley
£23,023 - £29,608 per annum, pro rata
03/02/2019 23:59

Are you Caring and Compassionate? Newly qualified or registered? We welcome you to join one of our teams in Theatres at Lancashire Teaching Trust Hospitals!

Our specialty makes us exciting, ambitious and forward-thinking and we are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our friendly nursing team.

In return for commitment and dedication we offer a comprehensive preceptorship package with the teacher practitioner and the opportunities to learn and develop nursing skills to support patients admitted with acute and complex medical conditions. Furthermore we will provide:

  • SUPPORTIVE ENVIRONMENT –where individual staff contribution is recognised
  • FAMILY FRIENDLY POLICIES - flexible working, child care facilities

This is a great opportunity to join our clinical teams to create a positive and motivating environment within our trust. Come and join our team in this exciting time of change as we pride ourselves, our staff and our services on excellence.

If you are highly motivated, wish to learn new skills and be part of a team that delivers an excellent quality service then please apply today.

The specialities across all areas comprises of Colorectal, General surgery, Urology, ENT & Max Fax, Plastics, Vascular, Orthopaedic trauma, Neurosurgery, Emergency, Oncoplastic Breast, cold Orthopaedics, Ophthalmic, Gynaecology, Upper GI, Gynae Oncology, Obstetrics (elective and emergency), Neuro-intervention.

We also do amazing work with the DaVinci robot for Urology, Gynaecology/Oncology, Upper GI and Colorectal. We are currently in the process of expanding our Ophthalmic service which will see Ophthalmic theatres working in a brand new purpose built unit comprising of everything under one roof for our dedicated Ophthalmology service.

We can provide bespoke rotational development options to allow individual career pathways “Novice to Expert”


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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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