UHB is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England, serving a regional, national, and international population.
Our multiple sites, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic allow people to be treated as close to home as possible.
We see and treat more than 2.2 million people every year across our sites and our hospitals deliver more babies than anywhere else in Europe.
We are a regional centre for cancer, bone marrow transplants, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics, HIV and AIDS, as well as respiratory conditions like cystic fibrosis; thoracic surgery and have the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe.
We provide a series of highly specialist cardiac, liver and neurosurgery services to patients from across the UK.
We are world-renowned for our trauma care and have developed pioneering surgical techniques in the management of ballistic and blast injuries, including bespoke surgical solutions for previously unseen injuries. We are a designated a Level 1 Trauma Centre and host of the UK’s only £20m National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC).
We have over 20,000 members of staff and we are committed to investing in their development and their health and wellbeing.Please apply early as vacancies may close before the given closing date when sufficient applications are received.
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Are you currently looking for a change and hold an interest in working within the Medical Speciality or Private care? If so WE WANT YOU to consider joining us at our fast growing trust that delivers excellent care ,always aiming for higher standards, whilst always putting its workforce first.
Within our trust Medicine comprises of the following wards Respiratory, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Acute Stroke, Acute Elderly Care, Trauma and Orthopaedic Rehab, short stay Elderly care and Enhanced Recovery wards. Outpatients and Sexual health (umbrella) all form part of our nursing Medical Team. The Emergency Department and the Clinical Decisions unit are also within our speciality.
Looking to get a variety of experiences and exposure by working in different departments but remaining within the medical nursing core team then the QEHB, is where you should be working.
We at the QEHB also have private Care wards that will offer you a wide range of services and procedures, helping develop your clinical nursing skills to the highest of standards.
We have a little of everything to suit everyone within medicine. Looking for an exciting & challenging work life CDU, ED & respiratory medicine is but a few wards to choose from.
Want to continuously develop your skills and became a specialist nurse then Diabetes and Stroke might be for you?
Working in a Nursing Home and looking for a change and want to work in an acute hospital to help with revalidation then our rehab and enhanced recovery ward might be for you. Dementia friendly wards are our biggest achievement in promoting a safe and comfortable acute setting for our older adults, if you are caring compassionate and dedicated to proving the best for our older population then the acute elderly ward is for you. If you are only able to work weekdays and your manual handling days are long gone then our outpatient department might be best suited for you. Working with the community within their environment and liking the aspect of working at different clinics with an interest in health promotion then sexual health is for you.
Not sure yet what you want then come along to our Free event that will showcase the various excellent opportunities that are available to you within medicine. There will be career advisors on the day to support you in making the correct decision for you.
However there will also be a rotational programme allowing you to work within the different areas if you want to get an overview of the opportunities available.
Now that we have gotten your interest why don’t you join us for our free open day on Saturday 26 January 2019 from 09:00 am till 2pm, on the First floor of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital main entrance. We advise you come as early as possible.
On the Day you will have the opportunity to meet band 5 staff that work within medicine