Sister/Assessment Nurse

12 Jan 2018
22 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed term
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 6

An opportunity has arisen for a Registered Nurse with emergency care experience to cover a period of maternity leave in Crawley Urgent Treatment Centre. This will be on a 12 month fixed term contract commencing in May 2017.


Crawley UTC is a well established nursing and medical team based at Crawley Hospital. The service provides urgent and unscheduled care 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week with a fully integrated ambulatory primary care service for the Crawley population and surrounding communities between the hours 08.00-20.00 7 days a week. The UTC has recently been extensively renovated and remodelled to provide a modern and spacious working environment, with a separate paediatric area for both young children and adolescents. The unit has a team of staff with varying degrees of experience and skills including Doctors, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Emergency Nurse Practitioners and Health Care Assistants.

You will be expected to work to a high level of practice within agreed guidelines, as defined by local protocols. The successful candidate will demonstrate a calm and confident approach to their work, demonstrating excellent nursing and communication skills and the ability to manage and prioritise workloads effectively. 



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.