Registered Nurse in Care of the Elderly - Band 5
Main area: Care of Elderly
Grade: Band 5
Hours: Full time or Part time
Job ref: 387-M-1346-EB
Site: BRI / South Bristol Community Hospital
Salary: £22,128-£28,746 pa pro rata
Closing: 03/08/2018 23:59
With an enhanced Nurse to Patient ratio, caring for the elderly is a nursing position that really allows you to develop more meaningful relationships with your patients. From pet therapy to afternoon tea parties, this shows our innovative range of commitment, not only to providing first class nursing care, but also helping to create a quality care experience for all our patients, as highlighted by our recent ‘Outstanding’ CQC rating.
Care of the Elderly is a great specialty to come into as it provides a really good grounding in skills that you’ll call upon for the rest of your career. There are great opportunities for learning and development within this nursing role, supported by a strong teamwork ethos and inspirational leaders throughout the care of the elderly pathway. With a recognised ageing population, we have opportunities for nurses to enhance their skills and knowledge in areas such as dementia and frailty.
At UH Bristol we recognise success and reward our staff with unparalleled career progression opportunities, flexible working, along with the range of fantastic benefits that working in the NHS provides, so why not get in touch? We’d love to hear from you.
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West. With 8,000 staff, over 100 different clinical services, working in nine hospitals in the centre and to the south of Bristol, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol and beyond.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.