Job Reference: 438-LT7262
Employer:Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS TrustDepartment:NursingLocation:RPH/CDH, Preston & ChorleySalary:16,968 to 19,852 pa
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ARE YOU A STUDENT NURSE DUE TO QUALIFY IN APRIL 2018?
Are you looking to start your career in nursing working in a forward thinking Trust alongside award winning staff?
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest Foundation Trust in the North West. In joining an organisation that provides many specialist tertiary services, delivers award-winning teaching and development programmes, leads national and international clinical trials and research studies, and always gives excellent care with compassion - you will have an unparalleled opportunity to learn, grow and flourish in a supportive and innovative environment, and work with some of the UK's leading healthcare experts.
We can offer you development and variety, we have many different and diverse areas that you could work in to launch your career and gain your first experience in nursing. From day one you would be placed within one of our dynamic and supportive teams, where we would ensure you had the opportunity to put your skills into practice and be fully supported through your 12 months preceptorship programme. We pride ourselves in providing a supportive environment for our newly qualified staff nurses and you will soon feel part of a team and organisation that cares about you and your future. We are also very proud of the great commitment our staff show to our patients and each other, and embed our values in everything they do.
We understand that your nursing career may take one of many different routes, we have hundreds of different ways you may choose develop your career with us. You may choose to develop your career within a particular speciality service; within acute or rehabilitation areas; or you may move into education, research or management. Whatever pathway you choose we can support you with every step.
If you feel undecided about which area of nursing is for you, we can help you to experience different specialities within the Trust to help you find out what you want to do and will support you to make the move that is best for you and your nursing career. We can offer rotational posts that allow you to gain the broadest experience across a number of directorates and help you to decide the nursing pathway you want to follow.
Make the best decision of your nursing career and apply now to work with Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Kathryn Burke (Nurse Recruitment Lead) 01257 247000 (option 1)
If you are successful in obtaining a position with our Trust which involves working with patients, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check. As a registered body with the DBS, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will conduct the administration of this application on your behalf and the cost will be recovered from your salary, either as a one-off payment or over 3 months. Currently the charges made by the Disclosure and Barring Service are - Standard DBS check 30.20 and Enhanced DBS check 48.20. The level of check required depends on the role that you have been offered.
Successful applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please ensure that email addresses are provided for your referees wherever possible
The NHS Constitution outlines what staff working in the NHS can expect from their employer and what is expected of you. Lancashire Teaching Hospitals is committed to the NHS Values and Pledges as expressed in the Constitution.
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. An interview is guaranteed to any applicant with a disability who meets the essential criteria of the person specification.
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Disclosure and Barring Service Check
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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:Full time & Part time availablePay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:3Staff Group:Nursing & Midwifery RegisteredSpecialty/Function:Nursing
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Apply for this jobClosing Date:31/03/2018
* Annual Review document 2015 / 2016
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* Guidance notes for applicants - pre employment checks 2017
* NHS Constitution Handbook
* Staff Nurse Framework
* Trust Information 2017
* Trust Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders Jan 2013
* Trust Values
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* Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust website
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