Job Title: Registered Nurse ARTU
Location: Stoke on Trent, UK
Pay Rate: £21-£32/hour
Shifts Patterns: Early, Late, Long Days & Nights
Here at Medical Staffing, we run England's largest NHS staff bank and are experts at putting people in places to care. Every year we help thousands of dedicated and highly skilled NHS workers enjoy better career opportunities, more flexible shifts, and a healthier work-life balance across our partnered Trusts.
Acute Rehabilitation and Trauma Unit (ARTU)Trauma........who cares - we do!Do you have an interest in traumatic injuries? Would you like to be involved in the unique combination of major trauma and rehabilitation care? Could you work alongside an innovative multidisciplinary team?
The Post holder will be responsible for the assessment of the needs, development of programmes of care, and for the implementation and evaluation of these programmes for patients and their relatives.
To provide a high standard of clinical nursing within the ward / department
To manage a group of patients
To take charge of the ward when rostered and assessed as competent to take on the roles and responsibilities of leadership and supervision
To act as a role model to students and Clinical Support Workers
To present a positive, professional image of the organisation and of the nursing team
Main duties of the job
We have a very exciting opportunity for a Band 5 Registered Nurse to join our team. We can offer you a warm welcome to our Acute rehabilitation and trauma unit (ARTU). The successful applicant will have good communication skills. We are looking for a committed team player who has high standards and is passionate about improving the patient experience. (ARTU is a 27 bedded ground breaking new unit, caring for acute patients stepping down from intensive care, or straight from theatres or A&E, requiring support to achieve their maximum potential for physical, cognitive, social and psychological function. ARTU is one of the first 'hyper-acute specialised rehabilitation" units to be developed within a Major Trauma centre. The ward based multidisciplinary team will care for patients requiring specialised rehabilitation following severe head trauma, complex spinal injuries, polytrauma and other acquired brain injury.)
Within ARTU we have 8 level 1 beds caring for patients with Tracheostomy and acute trauma polytrauma needs.ARTU needs you. If you think you are ready to work in acute trauma and rehabilitation, then we would like to hear from you.
Registered Nurse on NMC Register
Recognised qualification in teaching and assessing
Good communication skills
Has experience as a student or Registered Nurse working within acute hospital settings
Has experience as a student or Registered Nurse working within neurosurgical and/or trauma & orthopaedic specialities
As a Registered Nurse ARTU, the benefits for you are:
A range of payment options: PAYE, PSC/LTD and Umbrella.
A dedicated team to support you and to manage your availability
Access to additional voluntary free training and development
Recommend a Friend scheme – earn up to £500* when you refer your friends to Medical Staffing
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, Apply now and a member of our team will get back to you shortly.
Medical Staffing is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.