Pride in Pennine

Qualified Nurse - Specialist Medicine

Band 5

Main area
Specialist Medicine
Band 5
Job ref
Salford Royal Main Site (Formerly Hope Hospital)
£22,128 - £28,746
25/02/2018 23:59

Join us and be part of something bigger.

We have paved the way for excellence in Integrated Care and in July 2016 took the  pioneering step to form one of the first Integrated Care Organisations.  We now provide adult social care services alongside our established healthcare services, which has given us the chance to develop better, more joined up ways of working that deliver improved outcomes for the local community. 


The Trust is a large teaching Trust with approximately 850 in-patient beds, employing around 7,000 staff and serving a population of approximately 220,000. A comprehensive range of services are provided locally in Salford, across Greater Manchester and wider still, on a national level. From the 1st April 2011 Salford Royal Foundation Trust incorporated Salford Community Health Services.

Nurses looking for an exciting challenge and a wealth of opportunities are encouraged to join our current nursing workforces who continually go above and beyond to ensure the Trust delivers outstanding patient care. We have opportunities for both highly motivated newly qualified and experienced nurses in our Specialist Medicine services.

It is an exciting time to join the division of Salford Health and Social Care who provide a comprehensive range of services are provided locally in Salford, across Greater Manchester and wider still, on a national level. From the 1st April 2011 Salford Royal Foundation Trust incorporated Salford Community Health Services.

We have vacancies across specialist medicine in the following areas:-
• Gastroenterology
• Respiratory
• Diabetes and Endocrinology
• Cardiology Ward L6
• General Acute Medicine

You will be a valued member of a forward thinking team, driving forward improvements in the way we deliver healthcare to create a positive patient experience. There are close working links with other staff groups including Therapists, Specialist Nurses, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Medical teams including strong Consultant support, Social and Community teams.

There will be opportunity to work in either specific areas or to rotate through the different areas within the division.

As an outstanding rated organisation our expectations and standards are high and we are seeking individuals who are committed to provide a gold standard service .You will be supported in advancing your clinical knowledge and skills and opportunity for further career development. All wards have close links with the learning and development department.

We have an opportunity for Band 5 staff nurses to join our existing team. If you are passionate about Acute Medicine and want to make a difference then this may be then right role for you.

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to make a difference to our ageing population of patients and you will be supported within a strong management structure, providing excellence in care, and encouragement to maximise your potential, development and success.

You will embrace the challenge of working in a highly diverse environment, committed to becoming the safest organisation in the NHS. You will be registered with the NMC and have experience of working in a hospital environment, a newly qualified nurse or a final year student due to qualify in 2018.

• Part Time and flexible hours to accommodate your personal circumstances
• Full induction programme supported by our dedicated Practice Development Team.
• Specialised ongoing educational development.
• Rotation through our specialised units to further develop your competencies and skills in all areas.
• Support from senior nursing team and highly specialised nurses.

You will also have access to the following staff benefits:
• Car Lease Scheme
• Gymflex Scheme
• Discounted First Bus Tickets
• Mobile Phones – Salary Sacrifice
• Cycle to Work Scheme
• Nursery on Site / Child Care Vouchers

If you are a newly qualified nurse we will pay your first year's NMC registration fee as well as paying you at Band 4 until you receive you NMC PIN.

We can also offer a competitive relocation package (subject to conditions).

Interviews will be held on 7th March 2018.

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, sexual preference, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership.

Disability confident employerCare quality commission - Outstanding

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Julie Newton
Lead Nurse
0161 2068062

Louise Nutt
Lead Nurse
0161 2060363