The successful candidate will be part of a multidisciplinary team and will have responsibility for assessment of care needs and evaluation of programmes of care ensuring the delivery of high quality care to patients. In the absence of the Senior Charge Nurse/Team Leader you will have continuing responsibility for the management and clinical leadership of the area including supervision, development and deployment of staff.

You will be a Registered Nurse with valid NMC Registration, educated to/working towards/operating at Degree Level with post graduate expertise within speciality / area of practice that demonstrates the required breadth of knowledge required to lead safety, effectively and efficiently. You will also have comprehensive knowledge of clinical guidelines and standards within the speciality / area of practice with specialist knowledge and experience of relevant conditions, pathology, policies and procedures associated with the speciality/area of practice ensuring that the level of expertise can be utilised to deliver leadership within speciality / area of practice.

Should you wish to discuss the post in more detail, please contact, Louise Hewitt, Theatre Manager on 01355 585318.

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Bradlay Lang, Recruitment Administrator on 01698 377849.

Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.

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