Staff Nurse - Complex Medicine-Band 5

Band 5

Main area
Complex Medicine
Band 5
Up to 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Southmead Hospital
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum pro rata
31/03/2018 23:59

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Staff Nurse – Complex Medicine, Band 5, to £28K, North Bristol

Staff Nurses required to work at one of the UK’s largest NHS Hospital Trusts within our Complex Medicine Wards. Our Complex Care Services have an excellent reputation covering Complex, Rehabilitation and Elderly Care where we house acute and post-acute inpatient wards of which 75% have a single side room with TV and ensuite with 33 beds in each. You will be based in Southmead Hospital, North Bristol, Band 5, with a Salary from 22.1K to 28.7K dependent on experience with excellent benefits.


• To provide high quality acute medical care for every patient
• To support patients in getting medically fit to return home
• Excellent training and Development with enhanced care teaching
• 3 large wards with state of the art equipment.
• Large supportive Team


• To work with complex patients/needs who require acute and enhanced care
• To assess and identify deteriorating situations.
• Assessment discharging and pathway to return home
• Application of Intravenous drips & fluid and antibiotics
• Involvement in End of Life care

YOU: The successful candidate will have the following:

• Registered Nurse with current NMC registration& Pin Number
• Acute Hospital Experience
• Compassion and understanding working with complex patients / needs
• Ability to work flexibly across all of our shift patterns

And if you are from outside the area, Bristol is consistently voted as one of the best places to live in the UK, with a rich history, thriving arts, music, and gastronomic and independent retail scenes, excellent transport links and easy access to the spectacular countryside and coastlines of South Wales, Devon, Dorset and Cornwall.

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Apply now! For further enquiries or more information please contact or call us on 0117 41 45980 / 0117 41 45975

Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we are unable to reply to unsuccessful applications. However, we will give full feedback to all candidates who are interviewed.

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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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