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Please note that this job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. So if you are interested, please apply for this vacancy as soon as you can.Registered Nurse, Endoscopy- band 5, salary between £23,023 to £29,608 ***Relocation Support available***State-of-the-art facilities? Excellent training support and opportunities? Fantastic colleagues dedicated to providing the best care for patients in a fast paced and varied environment (and who bake cakes)?
If this sounds like a pipedream to you, it doesn’t have to be as our Endoscopy department are hiring!
We are looking for Registered Nurses with acute experience to join Team Endoscopy in their mission to expand their services, which includes growth in exciting areas of Capsule Endoscopy, Enteroscopy, Bowel Screening, GI Endoscopy and GI pre-assessment clinics. Unfortunately, this post is currently not suitable for a newly qualified nurse.
The department is proud to have achieved JAG accreditation and runs a busy service from four dedicated procedure rooms. We undertake over 11,000 endoscopies each year and our lists usually run between 8am-6.30pm. We do not currently run night shifts.
If you have not worked in Endoscopy previously, then fear not! Our team can provide a comprehensive internal training for those new to the speciality, providing a 6-9 month programme to gain experience in elective and emergency cases. The department currently run a dedicated training session once a week for all staff to come together to develop their skills. For those who already have experience in Endoscopy, we would encourage a conversation with the senior team within the department to discuss how to best support your career aspirations.
You would be based in our Brunel building at Southmead Hospital Bristol, which has won numerous awards including the Best Designed Large Hospital in the European Healthcare Awards. This is an international award and we were the only hospital in the UK to be shortlisted. Not only will you be working in award winning facilities, you will be based in an award winning location!
Bristol has consistently been voted as one of the best places to live in the UK, with a rich history, thriving arts, music, gastronomic and independent retail scenes, excellent transport links and easy access to spectacular countryside and coastlines. If you prefer country, village or smaller town living, NBT is also easily commutable from a range of attractive locations in North Somerset, South Gloucestershire and South Wales (e.g. Portishead, Chepstow, Clevedon, Nailsea, Frome, Thornbury, Weston-Super-Mare to just name a few!) We also have relocation support available for up to £4,000 for eligible applicants* and can accommodate interviews via Skype if preferred.
Apply now! For further enquiries or more information, please contact Melanie Baston on Apply
. We would welcome informal visits to find out more also. There are also rotational opportunities available with our Gastroenterology, Haemotology and Infectious Diseases ward- please contact us to find out more.
*Relocation- Criteria for eligibility is details in Trust Relocation policy and will need to be confirmed at offer.
**This role is eligible for our internal Refer a Friend scheme**
For further details / informal visits contact:
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The following is applicable for ‘At Risk’ employees, who must meet the essential shortlisting criteria to be eligible for interview.
Those from within North Bristol NHS Trust who apply for this role will be considered for shortlisting in the first instance.
Those from within the BNSSG (Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire) who apply for this role will be considered in the second instance.
Those covered by the South West Employment Transition Framework who apply for this role will be considered in the third instance.
If no applicant is appointed from the above ‘at-risk’ pools, those from the open market will then be considered for shortlisting.
If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.
Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.
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