Deputy Sister/Charge Nurse - Elderly (Neck of Femur)

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - More jobs by this advertiser

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Deputy Sister/Charge Nurse to join the Ward 25 team at York Hospital.

Ward 25 is a specialist Fracture Neck of femur ward, which prides itself in providing holistic, high quality care for frail and vulnerable patients who have undergone trauma.  

The staff on Ward 25 are hard working, friendly and committed to providing high standards of care for all patients and relatives who visit Ward 25.

Orthopaedic and elderly medicine teams work together with the wider multi-disciplinary team, to optimise the care of this group of patients both pre and post operatively, in line with the National Hip Fracture Database.

Ward 25 is continually developing and reviewing its policies and procedures, ensuring changing national guidelines are always maintained, whilst supporting positive patient journey and experience.

The successful post holder will be responsible for supporting the ward sister, to ensure the smooth running of the ward twenty four hours of the day. This will involve supporting staff to provide a high standards of patient care, promoting patient safety and a positive patient experience.

There will be opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge, and join our team of senior staff who will be soon providing specialist nerve blocks.

The successful post holder will support in

  • The preparation and recovery of patients undergoing surgery
  • Support training and development needs for all ward staff and student nurses
  • Support in the leadership and management of staff, within the unit on a day to day basis
  • Deputising for the senior sister

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

York, North Yorkshire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1723 236389

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11 September 2019
Location: United Kingdom North Yorkshire York
Salary: £30,401 - £37,267 per annum GBP per year
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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