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Ward Sister

NHS AfC: Band 6

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NHS AfC: Band 6
Full and part time hours considered.
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Arundel District & Community Hospital
£28,050-£36,644 pa (pro rata)
21/10/2018 23:59

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust’s 2015 staff survey results are better than average in almost all areas and help rank the trust as one of the top 100 best places to work in the NHS (Health Service Journal). SCFT is the first NHS organisation in Sussex to be a ‘Living Wage Employer’.

The Trust is signed up to the disability confident scheme and we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.


Are you an experienced Band 5 Staff Nurse looking for a career development opportunity, or a current Band 6 Senior Nurse/Ward Sister looking for a new challenge?  

Arundel Hospital is a busy unit looking for a motivated and experienced Senior Nurse/Ward Sister to be part of our excellent and friendly multi-disciplinary team. 

The ward primarily specialises in rehabilitation but we also care for patients with high care needs/end of life and dementia. The patients who come to Arundel Hospital are predominantly elderly clients who are from the surrounding areas. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse with an interest in medicine, elderly care and rehabilitation. The post holder will be responsible for managing the ward and patient care, staff supervision and development, mentoring students and supporting the ward manager. In return we can offer you:

• Flexible working patterns - part time hours considered

• Supportive learning environment

• Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities for continuing professional development including mentorship and physical assessment modules

• Commitment to and support for your wellbeing

• NHS Pension Scheme

• NHS discount and salary sacrifice schemes, including childcare vouchers

• Free on-site parking

Working at Arundel ward will be an opportunity for you to use your existing skills, gain new ones and be part of a great team. Apply now!

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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

Leonie Kirwan - Ward Manager -

Ali Shaw - Ward Manager -

Tel: 01903 882543