Day Surgery Ward Manager | University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 20 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £38,890 - £44,503 per annum pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 20 October 2021
Location: Barrow in Furness, LA14 4LF
Company: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3498289/331-B6490821-A

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Are you interested in leading a strong, cohesive team within the Day Surgery Unit Furness General Hospital ?

Are you a motivated, engaged, passionate and forward thinking nurse with an interest in team leadership, and day surgery service development?

Will assess, plan, implement & evaluate evidence based patient care with the multidisciplinary team.

Has continuing responsibility for the ward/department based nursing service over a 24 hour period to ensure provision of safe, effective, quality care.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to become the Ward Manager on our Day Surgery Unit at Furness General Hospital. The Day Surgery Unit has 32 beds admitting patient for day surgery procedures from multiple specialities. More recently elective patients have included patients requiring major surgical procedures due to the "super green" pathway.

A procedural unit is also part of the Day Surgery footprint - which includes Cystoscopy sessions, Urology One Stop Clinics, Botox Clinics and Bladder treatments.

We are seeking applications from experienced Registered Nurses with a strong clinical background who are innovative and are dedicated to both their own and others personal and professional development.

For an informal discussion please contact Matron Lynn Dack - 07928627868

We operate from three main hospitals-Furness General Hospital (FGH) in Barrow, the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI), and Westmorland General Hospital (WGH) in Kendal, as well as a number of community healthcare premises including Millom Hospital and GP Practice, Queen Victoria Hospital in Morecambe, and Ulverston Community Health Centre.

FGH and the RLI have a range of General Hospital services, with full Emergency Departments, Critical/Coronary Care units and various Consultant-led services.

WGH provides a range of General Hospital services, together with an Urgent Treatment Centre, that can help with a range of non-life threatening conditions such as broken bones and minor illnesses.

All three main hospitals provide a range of planned care including outpatients, diagnostics, therapies, day case and inpatient surgery. In addition, a range of local outreach services and diagnostics are provided from community facilities across Morecambe Bay.

This advert closes on Monday 4 Oct 2021

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