Junior Sister/ Charge Nurse - Clinical Infection Unit
Do you have experience in caring for acutely unwell patients with infectious diseases? Do you have an experience in mentoring students and junior staff? Are you looking to build on existing ward management skills? Then our Junior Sister post may be what you are looking for.
McEntee is an 18 bedded ward providing a specialist service to patients with a range of Infectious diseases, including the management of patients with HIV/AIDS, TB, meningitis and imported tropical infections such as Malaria. The Unit works in collaboration with the community TB and Genito Urinary Medicine teams.We offer
- An environment that will enable you to develop and broaden your nursing portfolio including caring for patients with a variety of infectiousconditions.
- Support in your career development and training.
- Opportunities to build on your priormanagement experience.
- Opportunities to grow your teaching and mentoring skills with our students, newly qualified nurses and HCA’s - supported by our team of practice educators.
We offer outstanding career progression opportunities - from Nursing management, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Practice educator and Nurse practitioner roles. Where do you see yourself?
We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below.
Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email.
If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:
- The machine readable zone
- An ultra violet image
- An infra red image
As part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require at least one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.