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Staff Nurse NMSK Ward 7b - Band 5

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Stroke Rehabilitation and Neurology
NHS AfC: Band 5
up to 37.5 hours per week
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339-NMSK 7b-A
Southmead Hospital
£23,023 – £29,608 per annum pro rata
28/03/2019 23:59

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Staff Nurse, Band 5, Rehabilitation Stroke and Neurology, NMSK Directorate, NHS, Bristol


Adult Nurses and Learning Disability Nurses are welcome to apply

You’ll be based at Southmead Hospital with a basic of up to £29.6k + excellent NHS benefits.


Do you have the passion and drive to be part of an internationally recognised team? If yes, then the Stroke Rehabilitation and Neurology ward is the place for you!

Gate 7B are looking for nurses who have an interest in working in this specialised and rewarding area, we strive for excellence and want highly motivated and passionate nurses to deliver high quality care in accordance with our trust values. 

Gate 7B has 17 stroke rehabilitation beds and works closely as part as a multidisciplinary team to ensure the individuals best outcomes are met.  Gate 7B also has 17 inpatient neurology beds which provides treatments for a range of neurological conditions, including:

  • multiple sclerosis
  • movement disorders including Parkinson's disease
  • symptom control for people experiencing seizures
  • cognition and memory including dementia and Alzheimer's disease
  • headaches/migranes
  • neuromuscular disease
  • peripheral nerve disease

We are currently recruiting for Registered Nurses to work within our team.

As a key part of the Neurological and Musculoskeletal Sciences Division, Gate 7B delivers outstanding patient care for stroke and neurology patients.

Relocation support- available for up to £4,000 for eligible applicants*. Please email for more details.


You will be working in the state of the art Brunel Building, our £430 million site. This new 800 bed hospital at the Southmead site offers patients single rooms with en-suite facilities, greatly improving privacy and dignity and helping to control the spread of infections.

You will be provided with dynamic team leadership, support and guidance in your professional development. We are passionate about excellent nursing care at North Bristol NHS Trust. We know that our patients look to us to provide ‘Exceptional Healthcare, Personally Delivered.’


We are looking for nurses with communication skills, a positive attitude, respect for patient carers and colleagues, to work with us to create an environment conducive to care.

What we can do for you:

• Focus on your personal needs

• Join supportive caring teams

• Develop your nursing skills

We are looking to recruit on a permanent basis and may be able to offer some part-time hours, however, the ability to work flexibly across all of our shift patterns is vital.

So, if you if you are one of those special people who live up to our values, share our passion for ‘exceptional healthcare personally delivered’ and want to make the most of your expertise as part of an innovative, passionate and high performing team, apply now to learn more about an exciting career at North Bristol NHS Trust.

Apply now! For further enquiries or more information please contact or call on 0117 41 41736

We offer flexible working in line with our flexible working policy.


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If it’s not for you please share with anyone who might be interested – thanks!

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications, we are unable to reply to unsuccessful applications. However, we will give full feedback to all candidates that have been shortlisted!

*Relocation- Criteria for eligibility is detailed in Trust Relocation policy and will need to be confirmed at offer. 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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