Dorset 2017-08-11T14:57:48+00:00

Night Nursing Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
34.5 per week
Job ref
St Leonards Hospital
£20,357 to £26,446 p.a.
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Dorset is renowned for its quality of living, picturesque countryside and its famous Jurassic Coastline. You could improve your quality of life by combining these benefits with working for a transformational organisation.

Do you want to be part of a forward thinking, dynamic, friendly innovative team?

If the answer is yes, we have the job for you.

An opportunity has a risen for someone to join the Dorset Night Nursing Service, to help promote and develop this existing service alongside the other senior staff.

You should be a committed, dynamic, motivated professional having excellent assessing skills, the ability to prioritise your work and be a good communicator.

Recent experience of working in a similar environment would be an advantage. Awareness of the effects of ill health and the ageing process and a basic level of IT literacy are an essential requirement.

The post is currently based at St Leonards Community Hospital; the post holder will need to have the ability to travel by car as they will be required to monitor patients in their own homes and other community settings.

As a key member of the team you will find the experience challenging, rewarding and varied.

Employment in this post requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.  The DBS levies a charge of £44 and the Trust will recover this cost in instalments from your first 3 salary payments.  This will only apply to candidates who are new to the Trust and not internal staff.  Applicants who subscribe to the DBS update service and are able to present a valid DBS certificate will not incur a charge.

Refer a friend or family member to apply for this post and if they are appointed, you will receive £250 for the introduction.  To make a referral please see complete the form on


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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

Verna Goodey, Team Leader on 01202 584209 or Sharon Meakin, Night Sister on 01202 584270 (after 6pm)

If you have problems applying, contact

01202 277149