Current Vacancies

Emergency Nurse Practitioners

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Emergency Department & Minor Injuries Unit
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
234-17-M1401-B
Site
Cromer Hospital
Town
Norwich
Salary
£31,696 - £41,787 per annum
Closing
17/06/2018 23:59

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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Emergency Nurse Practitioner (ENP) Band 7 for our Minor Injury Unit in Cromer 

Cromer hospital has a long history of providing accident care to its local population and visitors alike, dating as far back to the late 1800s.In the present day, Cromer Minor Injuries Unit is run by Emergency Nurse Practitioners (ENPs), who are experienced nurses and have undergone specific training to assess and treat all forms of minor injury.

These injuries include minor head injuries and minor burns to simple wounds, eye conditions and simple fractures. The team is supported by the x-ray department and computer links to the N&N which allow images to be visualised by senior doctors.

Although the Minor Injuries Unit in Cromer does not have a constant flow of ambulances arriving like the larger main site in Norwich, as a nurse-led unit, they see more than 12,000 patients per year and demand increases when the North Norfolk holiday makers visit the coast in the summer months. 

As an ENP you will be able to will act as an autonomous practitioner who has been trained and assessed as competent to assess, diagnose, treat and discharge patients an undefined patient caseload within a nurse led unit and without reference to a doctor on site at Cromer or within ED Minors unit.

You will be expected to deliver care to a range of minor injury presentations and to stabilise more serious injury and illness cases without on-site access to medical services. 

Hours of Work: Full time 37.5 hours per week 

Opening Date for Applications: 14th May 2018  

Closing Date for Applications: 17th June 2018 

 

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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

Suzanne Nurse, Matron - Tel: 01603 646507 Email: suzannem.nurse@nnuh.nhs.uk

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