We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Staff Nurse to join the busy Day Procedure Ward team within the major Health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
The Unit comprises; a 19 bedded ward area with additional seated waiting areas for ambulatory patients, a minor operation/procedure room with a two-bedded post anaesthetic recovery unit and an Endoscopy Suite.
Patients attend the unit for a variety of surgical, dental, interventional radiological and other diagnostic procedures including endoscopy.
Ideally you will have some acute surgical experience and any additional experience in Endoscopy, Theatre scrub or Recovery would be an advantage – however, this role also offers opportunity to gain knowledge and skills.
Pre Assessment also forms part of the Ward responsibilities.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.
The current Guernsey Band 5 salary is up to £39,560 plus an annual bonus of £1,350 and higher unsocial hours enhancements; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain’s finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbor town in St. Peter’s Port, the island’s capital.
This unique integrated health service delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients in the island’s acute hospital complex, and supporting people with in the wider community.
Guernsey provides excellent care, supported by modern equipment and reliant on Healthcare professionals recruited to a high standard.
Registered Nurse with full registration with the NMC.
Current or recent post-graduate experience in at least one of the following; Surgical Ward, Day Surgery, Endoscopy or Theatres.
Dependant on current staffing numbers, we may be able to consider newly qualified Nurses with a desire to commence their career in a Day Procedure Ward setting.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
– A higher-than-UK salary.
– An annual bonus of £1,350
– A flat rate 20% income tax.
– No Council tax or VAT
– A relocation payment of £5,000*
– Three months initial free accommodation*
– On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
– A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.