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Nursing Open Days 2019

Save the date, come to our Open Days to find out what it's like to join our fantastic team and help us make a difference.

Critical Care team

Critical Care Unit Nurse Recruitment Open Day - Staff Nurse Band 5
Monday 18th November 2019

10am - 1pm
Venue: PGMC, RUH, Combe Park, Bath, BA1 3NG

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We're looking to recruit motivated and proactive registered and newly qualified nurses who are able to demonstrate a caring and compassionate approach and are looking to join an experienced and supportive team caring for critically ill adults.

Join our 13-bedded fast-paced environment where continual learning is firmly embedded in our culture. Our unit provides Level 2 and 3 care to critically ill patients and admits emergency and elective admissions from a variety of specialities. As a Staff Nurse you will be responsible for delivering high quality, individualised evidence-based nursing care which will provide you with opportunities to further develop your clinical skills.

Come and meet our Critical Care team - on the day you can expect:

  • To meet the senior sisters and their teams
  • Take a tour of the unit
  • Be interviewed and you may be offered a post
  • To experience some of our technology first hand
  • Free refreshments
  • Free car parking when you sign in

You will need to:

  • Be registered with NMC as RN or RNA (or be about to register) Newly qualified staff can apply too
  • Be adaptable and innovative
  • Enjoy 1:1 patient care
  • Have a real interest in critical care

In return we can offer:

  • Full-time Practice Education Facilitator, dedicated to ITU
  • Six weeks supernumerary settling in period with nationally recognised objectives and pathways
  • Training and development opportunities, developed for you as an individual
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Full NHS benefits
  • Freedom to undertake audits and projects that benefit patients

For more information about the Critical Care Nurse Open Day, call our Recruitment team on: 01225 825831 or 07787 287422 or e-mail: .

Alternatively for the staff nurse job description and/or to make an application
please click here. We are excited to meet you and welcome you to the team.

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Registered Nurse or Newly-Qualified Nurses

If you're looking for a change in your career, why not come and find out about our rotational programme that will give you a taste of what it's like to work in three different clinical areas, helping you decide which one is for you. At the end of the programme, you'll be appointed into a permanent role which suits you best.

Qualifying in 2019?

When you join our team, we will offer you a comprehensive 12-month preceptorship programme which will guide and support you through making that transition from student to developing your practice further. You'll find out more about this programme at our Open Day, so please come along.

If you would like to be part of the 'RUH family', come to one of our nurse open days. You'll meet our passionate and committed teams who will be on hand to show you around the RUH and will share with you the training and development opportunities available for staff as well as hear about the exciting developments that are taking shape at the hospital, including building a pioneering new Cancer Centre and Therapies Centre.

In return, we will give you a warm welcome, all the support you need to settle in and enjoy life at the RUH while pursing your chosen career. If you would like to apply we can interview you on the day, just submit your application form in advance, specify which ward or area you are interested in and if you are successful you will even receive a verbal offer.

There will be free parking on the day for attendees, just simply provide your registration number on arrival.

If you would like to find out more about the open day please contact our Recruitment team on:

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