Charge Nurse

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust

Charge Nurse


Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust, Whitby, North Yorkshire

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Remote working

Posted 6 days ago, 15 May | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 0e38a00696dc43a794fe641bfdcbb535

Full Job Description

As a Senior Nurse on the ward you will work within an integrated multidisciplinary team of Specialist Nurses, Staff Nurses, Therapists, Trainee/Registered Nursing Associates, Associate Practitioners, Health Care Assistants to meet the needs of the complex patient in the ward . This includes:
+ Intravenous Antibiotic administration,
+ End of life care,
+ Managing the deteriorating patient,
+ Complex and simple wound care including VAC therapy and compression therapy,
+ Utilising advanced physical assessment skills and many more clinical nursing skills.
Main duties of the role include
+ Provision of high quality, patient centred clinical care
+ Leading a team of Nurses and support staff including provision of supervision - both clinical & managerial;
+ Working with other Band 6 Nurses to ensure adequate staffing and share resources and learning;
+ Induction, probation & competency development of new staff recruited to team;
+ Mentorship of student nurses
+ Referral to and working alongside Specialist Clinicians & other agencies;
+ Engagement with Safety Huddles;
+ Actively encourage prevention and self-management;
+ Carry out audits;
+ Engage in working groups to inform service development., This post will be subject to successful completion of a 6 month probationary period where applicable, further details would be included within any offer letter.
Where operationally feasible the Trust supports agile working, there is an expectation of attendance of 1 day per week at a Trust site as a minimum operationally. Unless specifically stated in the advert that a role will have home as the base of work, all roles will have the option to work from a Trust base if remote working is not for you.
If required for the post the ability to commute within the Trusts geographical area with access to the appropriate means of transport would be essential.
We will apply for a Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service for the successful candidate if this is required for the post. Anyone applying for a position which involves a regulated activity will require an enhanced Disclosure & Barring check and that the disclosure will, where appropriate to the role, include information against the Independent Safeguarding Authority barred lists for working with children or working with adults or both.
IMPORTANT: Should your application be successfully shortlisted, you will be contacted to attend an interview electronically to the email address provided at the time of the application. It is important therefore, that you CHECK YOUR EMAILS/NHS JOBS ACCOUNT on a regular basis.
If you are not contacted by the Trust within six weeks of the closing date of the vacancy, your application will have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We would however like to thank you for the interest you have shown in the Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust.
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Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust are proud award winners of the HSJ Provider of the Year 2019

We are an award winning and CQC rated good health and social care Trust delivering integrated services across Hull, East and North Yorkshire. Find out more on our website
We are a forward thinking and dynamic Trust with a real commitment to staff development. We value our colleagues and invest in them to ensure they have the right skills to deliver outstanding care.
We are proud to score above or equal to the average for all NHS People Promise theme areas demonstrating our commitment to improve the experience of working in the NHS for everyone. Wherever you work we know you will receive a warm welcome and all the support you'll need to get you started.
We recognise the positive value of diversity and promotes equality whilst challenging discrimination. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.
Work life balance is about having influence and flexibility over when, where and how you work. If the work pattern for this role does not meet your needs, we welcome an application and are happy to discuss working arrangements that differ from those advertised.
We offer a unique range of benefits that go above and beyond other NHS Trusts including an enhanced leave package and health and wellbeing support.
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