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Ward Sister

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
Full-time 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
Exeter, EX2 5DW
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
22/02/2018 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Band 6 to join our team as a Ward Sister on Lowman Ward within the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital. Lowman is a medical ward that predominantly specialises in patients with diabetes and endocrine disorders; however, we also support with a number of gastro patients from the adjacent ward, and provide care & management to patients with established specialist eating disorders . The successful candidate will have a vital role in promoting and delivering good clinical leadership and will support and guide the team in delivering safe, effective, and evidence-based treatment and care. A positive attitude to multi-disciplinary working is vital, and you will work closely with the ward matron other members of the team. This is an ideal opportunity to progress & develop experience in the management and leadership of staff, learn new clinical skills with the relevant training and consolidate existing skills in a busy, varied and challenging area. 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.

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

Amanda Leese 01392 40 2730

If you have problems applying, contact

Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Barrack Road
01392 403936 or 403758

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To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.


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