Band 5 Acute & Community - Rural & Remote Nurse - Alderney

£28,000 - £33,000 yearly
  • Jarrodean Healthcare Recruitment
  • Guernsey
  • 06 Mar, 2018
Permanent Health Care

Job Description

We are seeking a committed and experienced Ward and Community Nurse to join our client's Nursing team at the local Hospital on the beautiful Isle of Alderney, in the Channel Islands.
The site has 14 Continuing-Care beds and 8 Acute-Care beds are used for medical, post-operative surgical, maternity or paediatric care.

Our client is a unique local hospital, delivering a diverse range of healthcare services for the almost 2,300 people of Alderney, overseen by the larger Channel Island of Guernsey.
The successful candidate will rotate across all areas of care, including acute admissions, elderly care and treatment rooms, while also providing community healthcare services.
They will act as a supervisor to nursing auxiliaries, and act on behalf of senior staff in their absence.

The island of Alderney is in the Channel Islands, located near Guernsey and not far from the French coast.
The island boasts elegant beaches, historic fortifications, and a small castle, all part of a unique island community.

Person requirements:
Registered Nurse with full registration with the NMC.
A minimum of two years' experience, in a mix of Acute and Primary Care/Community settings.
A very flexible approach to a totally unique rural and remote setting.

Successful applicants will enjoy support from a senior team, while developing your autonomous practice experience and enjoying the warmth and welcome offered by the local Island community.

The benefits of working in Alderney (States of Guernsey) include:
- A higher-than-UK salary
- A £10,000 bonus scheme paid over four years; £1,000 at completion of one and three years service and £4,000 at two and four years.
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- A relocation package and on-site Staff Accommodation or subsidised rental accommodation provided.
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.

We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Nursing staff.
As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the unique challenges of Rural and Remote Nursing has placed us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.

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