Staff Nurse, Band 5

Wincanton, Somerset
£22,128 - £28,746 + enhancements for weekends, bank holidays and nights and other benefits
06 Apr 2018
29 Apr 2018

Are you feeling fed up in your current role? If so, Wincanton Community Hospital has the perfect opportunity for you to re-ignite your passion for nursing.

Wincanton Community Hospital is a fully refurbished hospital nestled in the charming town of Wincanton.

The team are proud to have recently won team of the month; nominated by a patient’s relative which is a token of the excellent care we provide to the people we look after.

You will work closely with the multi-disciplinary teams to help patients return to their own homes. Our complex patients and nurse-led ward provides plenty of opportunity for up-skilling in areas such as rehabilitation, end of life care and experience of Mental Health.

There is plenty to get involved in at the Hospital which you may not experience working in an acute environment. Our patients enjoy activities such as hands on craft, music sessions, and tea parties, all arranged by our innovative Activities Co-ordinator. You may also be lucky enough to be at the hospital when Lofty the therapy horse pays a visit!

In addition we can offer you:

  • Various hours 
  • Excellent annual leave entitlement
  • Great Learning and Development opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Relocation package
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • NHS Staff Discounts including restaurants, gym membership, retail stores etc.
  • Enhanced rate of pay for weekends, bank holidays and night shifts
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Payment of 1st year registration fees for newly qualified staff
  • Free onsite parking for all staff

We are confident that once you’ve seen what we can offer you won’t want to leave. Informal visits/chats are always welcome.

If you are as excited as we are about this opportunity, please get in touch or apply now.

For further details please contact Sophie Sewell, Recruitment on 01278 432008