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Neurological rehabilitation
NHS AfC: Band 5
Full/Part time
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Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
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Somerset Neurological Rehabilitation Center Dene Barton community Hospital
£24,214 to £30,112 per annum
29/09/2019 23:59

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Staff Nurse, Lydeard Ward (Neurological Rehabilitation)

NHS AfC: Band 5

What’s the role?

We would like to welcome enthusiastic Registered Nurses into our team at the Somerset Neurological Rehabilitation Center, part of Taunton and Somerset NHS Trust. We are situated 8KM away from the main Hospital site in the rural setting of Dene Barton, Cotford St Luke.

This is a full-time position for a Band 5 Nurse, offering between £24,214 and £30,112, dependent on your experience. We can provide free onsite parking. 

The Center has 10 beds and we provide highly specialist in-patient rehabilitation for adults with traumatic brain injures, highly complex physical and cognitive impairments.

The majority of our patients are admitted from an acute hospital setting ie Musgrove Park Taunton, Southmead Bristol and RUH Bath. We also take patients directly from their own homes.

We work as an interdisciplinary team and each member is valued and respected for their individual knowledge and skill.The role of the rehab team is to enable patients in their recovery, to work with them to improve their physical well-being. 

Who are you?

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic nursing staff to join our team. Experience is desirable but not essential, as we can provide in-house core competency training to all our staff.

You will be a fully qualified Nurse, registered with the NMC and dedicated to providing top-quality service to those in your care.

Who are we?

Here at Taunton & Somerset NHS, we are really proud of our colleagues and their achievements. We value our people and their extraordinary commitment to our patients and our organisation - together, we are dedicated to working as one team to make a difference to people's lives. We are keen to employ people who share the same vision and values as us. In return, we give nationally agreed rates of pay, locally agreed recognition and benefits schemes, and dedication to supporting your continual professional development.

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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

For further details or to arrange informal visits Please contact.

Frances Mclanaghan

Sister SNRC 01823 431953