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Registered Nurse - ACU

Kea, Cornwall
£13.82 to £14.87 Per Hour
Job Type
22 Mar 2021
Right now we have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our team in our Ambulatory Care Unit at Duchy Hospital in Truro, Cornwall.

The successful candidate will join our highly motivated, energetic and forward thinking team which constantly strives to maintain excellent standards of patient care and customer service in line with our mission statement and values.

The Role

The role will involve nursing care for patients having a wide range of surgical and medical procedures including orthopaedic, cardiac, ENT, urology and general surgery. Duchy Hospital used to focus on Cardiology but our services have now expanded into varied surgical procedures.

You will have recent acute hospital experience with the ability to demonstrate both verbally and practically the key issues for excellence in practice. Registered Nurses with managerial experience may be offered a more senior role. Newly qualified nurses are also encouraged to apply, as the Duchy Hospital is keen to develop personnel demonstrating the right work ethos.

There is a requirement for a flexible approach to rostering and the ability to work a full range of shifts including weekends and bank holidays.

What we give back to you

We have attractive benefits on offer including contributory pension scheme, access to our in house Ramsay Academy which provides staff genuine opportunities to grow and develop in your career, 25 days annual leave with a buy and sell incentive, flexible shift options, private health for you and your family, free onsite parking, corporate employee discounts and much more!

About Us

Duchy Hospital is Cornwall's only private hospital and has an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare treatments and services. Everything we do is focused on providing the very best health care to all in a clean and safe environment.

Our hospital offers both private and NHS services to the population of Cornwall and beyond and has an excellent reputation for high standards of care and customer service. Working here really means our staff have more time to care as we have a positive nurse to patient ratio.

Services that Duchy offers include elective surgery including orthopaedics, general surgery, urology, plastics, gynaecology and ophthalmology delivered through our 4 operating theatres - all with laminar flow. We also have an Ambulatory Care Unit and Inpatient ward. In addition, we also provide busy outpatient, physiotherapy and cardiology service including cardiac cath lab.​​​​​​​

We support relocation to Cornwall

We are situated in a beautiful corner of the UK, and we recognise that people may wish to relocate to Cornwall for it's never ending beaches, coastal views and worklife balance - not to mention the pasties! So for this Ramsay Healthcare UK will provide relocation packages of up to £15,000.

At Ramsay, we love people with a positive, "can do" attitude who want to make a difference in their work. The skills and commitment of our employees forms the basis for our success. The Ramsay Way" culture recognises that people - staff and doctors - are Ramsay Health Care's most important asset and this has been key to our ongoing success.

All offers of employment in respect of this appointment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all
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  • Job Reference: 250001760-2
  • Date Posted: 22 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Ramsay Health Care UK Operations Limited
    Ramsay Health Care UK Operations Limited
  • Location: Kea, Cornwall
  • Salary: £13.82 to £14.87 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent