- Healthcare for Older People
- Full time: 37.5 hours per week (Shifts)
- Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital (Wonford)
- £37,570 - £43,772 per annum pro rata
- 26/02/2020 23:59
Healthcare for Older People is a high profile, progressive specialty which is developing to meet the needs of the local population. We currently have a substantive vacancy, within the Medical Services Division for a highly motivated, dynamic and experienced nurse to lead the team on Ashburn Ward in line with the Trust’s vision.
The overall job purpose of the Matron is to have continuous 24-hour responsibility for leading and co-ordinating the clinical, managerial and educational requirements of ward teams. This includes acting as an expert resource for the Sisters and ward teams to support them in the delivery of high quality, safe and compassionate care. This will require the Matron to adopt a highly visible and accessible approach for patients, their relatives/carers and staff.
Ashburn Ward is a 28 bedded in-patient unit with an ambition to be known as a centre of excellence in the care of frail and older people. The ward team prides themselves on being a safe and supportive environment, providing high quality care.
We are looking for an individual who has a demonstrable passion and enthusiasm for the care of older people, many of whom have a cognitive impairment. If you are committed to ensuring that this patient group receive a high standard of care delivered with respect and compassion, we would like to hear from you.
For further details please contact:
Ginette Clarkson, Senior Nurse – Healthcare for Older People 01392 402839
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.
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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Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
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