Band 5 Staff Nurse

Pre-assessment service /Covid-19 Testing

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Band 5 Registered Nurses to join a Covid-19 Swabbing team located at University Hospitals Birmingham. The Covid Testing department is supported by the Pre-Assessment team to provide a Covid-19 testing service for testing for patients that have a planned admission to UHB Hospitals. The Registered Nurse will function as part of the Covid testing team taking samples for these patients. The post holder will be responsible for overseeing a team of experienced HCAs in taking the swabs and ensuring the service runs safely and smoothly.

The Covid Screening Unit is located on the Queen Elizabeth site and Solihull site and provides a 7 day per week service including Bank Holidays. The successful applicant will work at either the Solihull site or Queen Elizabeth Site predominantly, with cross-site cover if required to meet service needs.

An informal visit or telephone enquiry is strongly recommended.

For further information please contact

Solihull Site – Senior Sister Debra Langston on mob 07896 735771 or Site Lead Sister Amna Mirza on 0121 424 5167.

Queen Elizabeth Site – Christina Reihill on mob 07800942109 or Paula Hannan on mobile 07384 820968