Staff Nurse


Job Description

Staff Nurse

We are a department where no two days are ever the same, we strive to maintain a working environment in which safety, quality and patient experience is our focus.

We are a passionate and dynamic team that learns and develops together, we understand the importance of supporting our staff to be the best whether you are a newly qualified nurse, looking for variety at the start of your career, or wanting to make a move into higher dependency nursing, we are the team for you.

The D8 team are looking to recruit registered nurses to join our busy unit which consists of Head and neck assessment area and ward area , and delivering specialist enhanced care to patients within, ENT, Maxillofacial and Ophthalmology. Every day is different, whether that be taking direct referrals from our busy Emergency Dept. local G. P’s, treatment centres and other local hospitals. We provide holistic care for patients recovering from major head and neck surgery individualizing care for patients who have undergone a variety of surgical procedures, some of which can have a profound effect on both them and their families. We will give you the ability to develop your professional nursing skills and knowledge, and as always ensuring the patient remains the focus of care.

We know that career development is important to you, so to thank you for your contribution in helping us to develop an effective team we promise to deliver:

  • An excellent training and induction package developing the best skills to deliver specialist care to patients and their families
  • Development opportunities
  • Rotational opportunities
  • Leadership and management pathways, with support and guidance to help you achieve the most from your career
  • Looking for a better work/life balance? We can offer opportunities for flexible working

About Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Our values, standards and behaviours demonstrate the emphasis we place on patients care, staff, volunteers and wider community. We do this by always improving by seeking feedback and developing through learning. As a trust, we call this working together for patients, with Compassion as One Team and Always Improving.These values are what drives the quality of care patients receives and help our employees make a significant difference to our patients and families lives.

Portsmouth is a vibrant and dynamic waterfront city packed with great reasons to visit, work and live. Situated on the south coast of England, Portsmouth has wonderful museums and is great for shopping and short breaks. With house 20% cheaper than London, Portsmouth is one of the easiest cities in the UK to purchase a house and is the tenth best city outside of London to purchase a property.

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Closing Date: 16th December 2021


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