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Emergency Department Nurse Practitioner/Trainee Nurse Practitioner

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Main area
Nursing
Grade
6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
185-A-19-77403
Town
Exeter
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 pa
Closing
18/09/2019 23:59

EMERGENCY NURSE PRACTITIONER/TRAINEE PRACTITIONER

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

MEDICAL SERVICES DIVISION

ROYAL DEVON & EXETER HOSPITAL (WONFORD)

An opportunity has arisen for a substantive Emergency Nurse Practitioner/Trainee Practitioner in the Emergency Department.

Applications are invited from Nurses with experience of working in the acute Emergency Department setting. It is essential that you have a positive outlook and excellent communication skills, together with an ability to inspire and motivate others.

We are averaging nearly 104,000 patients per annum, approx. 290 patients per day. The work and pace can be challenging, there will be plenty of opportunity to put organisational skills into practice as well as the expert clinical skills needed.We see all specialties including Paediatrics, Plastics, Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical.There are some innovative projects being introduced so if you would like to be part of this team then apply for this position.

As a Nurse Practitioner at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, you will work in the busy minors areas of the emergency department as part of our team of practitioners, offering high-quality care to patients who present with a range of minor injuries and illnesses. The Nurse Practitioner team is supported by the ED Medical staff and affiliated colleagues. As a member of our team you will have the opportunity to contribute to our future service development.

The scope of the role is currently undergoing review and support will be given by the medical staff to achieve the competencies required to expand the service.

For informal discussion or visit please contact Melody Andrews or Lizzie Tompkins on 01392 403615.

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness, Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity

***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.**

DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.

This is an INTERNAL vacancy for RD&E staff. BANK WORKERS ARE CURRENTLY NOT ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY

 

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

Melody Andrews/Lizzie tompkins melody.andrews@nhs.net 01392 403615

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758