Pride in Pennine

Qualified Nurse - The Limes

Band 5

Main area
Community Nursing - Intermediate care
Band 5
Job ref
The Limes IMC Unit
£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. 


Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust which has recently been awarded the accolade of ‘an OUTSTANDING’ integrated organization by the Care Quality Commission.

We have one of the strongest track records of providing excellent patient care services, financial delivery and staff satisfaction within the NHS.

The Limes in a 30 bedded nursing rehabilitation and assessment unit in Swinton, Salford and we are looking for registered nurses to oversee the patient journey for patients within the unit.

SRFT is developing intermediate care at The Limes, Intermediate Care Unit and the unit will admit patients with both residential and nursing needs.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the integration between Social and Healthcare. Our aim is to deliver high standards of quality care and therapy to enable our patients to return home or preferred place of residence as soon as possible.

You will be working with a multidisciplinary team of clinicians including GP’s, Consultants, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and carers. The unit provides high quality comprehensive care to patients for rehabilitation and assessment for 24 hour care.

The majority of patients within the bedded units are frail older people so experience of and a commitment to working with this patient group is essential. To help you achieve this you will be fully supported by our GP’s from Salford Care Homes Medical practice and our Geriatricians.

There will also be comprehensive development opportunities aided by our Quality Improvement team and also the opportunity to influence care within in the Integrated Care Organization of which the Trust has received Vanguard status.

In return we can offer you:
• 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 newly qualified nurse, we will pay your the NMC registration fee for the first year and pay you at Band 4 until you receive you NMC PIN.

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

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, 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

Andrea Hampson
Unit Manager