Registered Nurse, Acute Medical Unit

City of Bristol
up to £28k dependent on experience
28 Feb 2018
30 Mar 2018
Job Type

Registered Nurse, Acute Medical Unit, Band 5, to £28k, North Bristol

Registered Nurse required to work within our dynamic and progressive Acute Medical Unit at one of the UK’s largest NHS Hospital Trusts. The Acute Medical Team at Southmead Hospital specialises in the initial management of adult patients attending with emergency and acute medical conditions. You will be based in the Medicine Team within Southmead Hospital, North Bristol, Band 5, salary up to £28k dependent on experience. 

WHY APPLY?- This Registered Nurse role offers a fantastic opportunity to take a role with-

• Professional development- the department is passionate about offering internal and external training for career progression
• Access to an award winning in-house Practice Development Nurse

• Variety- Rotation between the different areas within the AMU department enables the development of new skills in a structured and supported environment 
• Dynamic and progressive unit- department has expanded significantly over the past two years and are currently running an Acute Medical Consultant led admissions services 7 days a week. 
• Opportunities to work in an established award winning team- the AMU department has previously won the Nursing team award in the Nursing Director Awards 
• Fantastic facilities- You will be based in the Brunel building at Southmead which has been named the best designed large hospital internationally at the European Healthcare Awards
• An Excellent Location- the Trust resides within one of the most vibrant cities in the UK, Bristol. Voted the best city to live in 2017, the city is famous for its year round festivals, award-winning cycle tracks, exceptional gastronomy, stunning cityscapes and awe-inspiring street art.

THE ROLE: As a Registered Nurse, you will play a key role within a team of nursing staff in the delivery of evidence based patient-centered care. Key duties will include:

• Assessing patients changing conditions and delegating care taking into account staff skills and competence
• Developing, implementing and evaluating programmes of care 
• Establishing and maintaining relationships with all members of the multi-disciplinary team, communicating effectively both verbally and in writing to those who contribute to the service 
• Reassuring patients and ensuring they feel confident in the care they are receiving

YOU: The successful candidate for this Registered Nurse vacancy will have the following:

• Registered Nurse with current NMC registration
• Passion for providing high quality care in a fast paced, supported environment

Please visit and search for vacancy 339-NURSE-AMU-C to apply.

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