Recovery Practitioner Job at St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals in Prescot
NHS AfC: Band 5
Full time: 37.5 Hours Per Week
£24,907 – £30,615 Per Annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner to join our highly-skilled and dedicated Recovery Team, working in our state of the art Theatres at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
Applicants must be registered with the NMC or HCPC and should be enthusiastic, self-motivated with a commitment to provide quality patient care within the post -operative phase of the patients journey. The post holder must be enthusiastic, flexible have good communication skills and be a team player. Suitable applicants will have demonstrable experience, mentorship is provided for staff new in post.
The post holder may be required to work across both Whiston and St Helens sites and must be flexible to work weekends evenings and on call.
An Enhanced DBS Certificate with the checking of the Children’s and Adults’ Barred Lists is required for this post.
Interviews for this position will take place on Wednesday 24th June 2020.
St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is the BEST acute Trusts in England for the THIRD year running!
The Trust is currently the only acute Trust in Cheshire and Merseyside, and is one of few in the entire country, to achieve the title of OUTSTANDING, rated by the Care Quality Commission.
We provide a full range of acute adult services to our local population of circa 350,000 and provide tertiary services across a much wider area in the North West, North Wales and Isle of Man. We are also a Major Trauma Unit and the Mersey Regional Burns Unit.
Our ‘5 Star Patient Care’ strategy is at the heart of all that we do; supporting our vision to provide world class services for all our patients by getting it right for every patient, every time.
Our latest achievements include:
Acute Trust of the Year – HSJ Awards November 2019
Trust rates Outstanding by the CQC – Inspection August 2018 and March 2019
Best in the NHS, Patient Led Assessment of the Care Environment 2017 and 2018
The Trust achieved top marks in the country for areas including; cleanliness, food, privacy and dignity, facilities for patients living with dementia and disabilities, conditions, appearance and maintenance of the hospital buildings.
Top 100 places to work in the NHS (NHS Employers and Health Service Journal)
Best acute Trust in England (NHS Staff Survey 2017,2018 and 2019)
Best Patient Experience in the NHS (CHKS Top Hospitals Awards 2015)
In the NHS Staff Survey 2019 the Trust scored the highest marks in the following areas;
Overall staff engagement
As a place to work
A place to receive treatment
Staff satisfaction in the care they deliver
Staff motivation at work
Our staff rated our Trust as the best place to work and receive treatment. The Trust has also been recognised, for the third year running, as being the top acute Trust in the entire country for staff engagement, staff motivation, and pride in the quality of care we provide to patients.
St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust are committed to providing an environment and services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity, we welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve to enable us to reflect their diversity and improve the delivery of the services we provide.
Any information gathered during the application process relating to protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010, is gathered for statistical purposes only and is not made available to recruiting managers at any stage of the recruitment process.
As a ‘Disability Confident Employer’ we offer a guaranteed interview scheme for applicants who consider themselves to have a disability and who meet the minimum selection criteria (essential) at each stage of the selection process. you can indicate your wish submit an application under the Trust’s guaranteed interview scheme in the personal information section of the online application form.
If you consider yourself to be disabled or have any other long term health issues and have special support needs in applying for a job, attending for an interview or in undertaking any tests as part of a selection process, please inform us of any reasonable adjustments you require in order for us to support you in maximising your ability to gain employment with us.
The Trust is a non-smoking site. Failure to follow this rule could lead to disciplinary action.
If you are experiencing difficulties in accessing the electronic application form. Please email the team, [email protected]
Please be aware, that we may close a vacancy earlier than stated, should a sufficient number of applications be received from which a shortlist can be confirmed therefore you are advised to apply at your earliest convenience.
Company: St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals
Company Location: Prescot