At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team.
Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:
People-focused: We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.
Respect: We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.
Integrity: We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.
Dedication: We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.
Excellence: We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital.
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The Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) is in the heart of East Anglia. Norwich is one of the most vibrant and attractive cities in Europe. It is the perfect location to enjoy the contrasts of one of England’s most picturesque counties - from glorious open countryside and traditional villages to the unspoilt tranquillity of the Norfolk Broads with the contrast of the vibrant historic city of Norwich. Norwich with its magnificent cathedral and cobbled streets, is ranked in the Top 10 shopping cities in the UK as well as being popular for the arts, culture, music, nightlife, and tourism.
The Jenny Lind Children’s Hospital within the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital provides a full range of acute clinical services for children and young people, including more specialist services such as Oncology, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology, Rheumatology, Paediatric Medicine and Paediatric Surgery. Incorporating inpatient and ambulatory care the department provides family centered care to children and young people from Norfolk and the Eastern Region.
The Children’s Assessment Unit is open 24/7 and the Children’s Day Ward and Jenny Lind Out-Patients Department is open Monday – Friday.
Are you enthusiastic, compassionate, self motivated and want to develop your skills and knowledge in a busy friendly paediatric acute assessment unit. If so, this is the post for you!
We are looking to recruit experienced Paediatric Band 5 Nurses to join our team, working alongside our Nursing , ANP’s, Medical and Play Specialist colleagues. We are a 10 bedded unit, based within the Jenny Lind Hospital, which is a hospital within a hospital for children and young people. Our services include acute assessment unit, children’s day ward, outpatients and inpatient services.
CAU (Children’s Assessment Unit) is a direct referral service from ED, GP and community specialities. Our age range is 1 day to 16 years, multidisciplinary including medical, surgical, ENT, plastics and orthopaedics and more.
If you share our passion for providing best possible care to children and their parents when they need it the most and want to work in a team which consistently strives to provide every patient with the care we want for those we love most. We would like to hear from you.
Shift pattern to include early, late, nights, weekends & bank holidays.
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Open for applications: 9th October 2019
Close for applications: 20th October 2019
For further details / informal visits contact:
Angela Johnson - Sister
Email: ( Email address removed )
The Job Description provides details of responsibilities and requirements for this role. Please use your supporting statement to demonstrate how you meet the person specification.
DBS: If this post involves working with children or vulnerable adults the application form will ask for information regarding previous convictions as you will be required to undertake a Criminal Record and Barring Check known as a DBS check.
If you are a new employee or registering with the Staff Bank you will need to meet the cost of this unless your salary is less than point 9 of AfC.
NHS Service: Should you be appointed to the post we will need to establish any previous NHS service via the ESR IAT and we will accept the submission of your application as your agreement to this.
Tier 2 Sponsorship – (not apprenticeships): We are pleased to consider applicants who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK but it is unlikely that we would be able to appoint if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available.
UK Registration: You will need to have current UK professional registration where this is a requirement of the role.
Application: All our communication with you regarding your application will be by e-mail so please check your e-mails (and Spam) regularly.
We value equality in our team and recruit from all sections of the community. We recognise there is a wealth of talent among people who have a disability and if you meet the minimum criteria detailed in the person specification and have a disability, you may wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme by indicating this in the relevant section on your application.
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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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