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York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Scarborough General Hospital
£24,907 - £30,615 pro-rata
Salary period
25/10/2020 23:59

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Registered Nurses - Exciting opportunities at Scarborough Hospital

Band 5

Please note that contact with applicants will usually be by email, and so please check all of your mail folders regularly (unfortunately some providers filter our messages into junk mail folders).

Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.

People for Patients. Our People, our Patients, our Priority

Would you like to work in a team that is passionate about providing the best possible patient centred care? If so, then this could be the role for you.

At York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, we are looking for talented and caring nurses to join our workforce to become true Heroes of Healthcare.

This advert is for Registered Nurses, but if you are currently studying or returning to practice, please do see the bottom of this advert for more details of these exciting opportunities, and how to apply.

Reasons to choose York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

As a Trust we continually invest in growing and developing our staff, while supporting them to provide the best possible care to our patients. Our Nurses make a genuine difference to patients’ lives, so as a Registered Nurse joining our Trust, we offer you continuous support to help your development while you help to make a difference to our patients.

What wards are you looking to recruit to?

We currently have a range of exciting opportunities across many of our general nursing areas including medical and surgical. We will always endeavour to offer you a role in your preferred area, so simply submit your application telling us your top three choices. If you are only interested in one particular area please just let us know. 

What incentives can you offer me?

We promise you a warm welcome and all the help and support we can offer to enable you to be the very best you can be. This includes a first rate induction, access to a range of development programmes and an excellent staff benefits package. We also offer a number of other benefits for our Band 5 Staff Nurses which include the following:

  • Relocation payment - You may be eligible for a payment of £750 if you are relocating to join our Trust.
  • Refer a Friend - You will receive a £250 payment if you refer a nurse to us who subsequently takes up employment in our Trust (paid after the new starter completes 3-months in post).

What happens after I apply?

After submitting your application form you will receive a phone call from the Recruitment Team.  This is a withheld number so please do pick up. We will discuss your ward preferences and the next steps regarding arranging an interview. All Nurses are offered a guaranteed interview at the Trust.

Want to know a little more about York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust?

The Trust provides a comprehensive range of specialist acute and community healthcare services for approximately 800,000 people living in York, North and East Yorkshire and Ryedale - an area covering 3,400 square miles.  We manage community-based services in Selby, York, Scarborough, and Ryedale, and deliver a wide range of acute and elective services in our hospitals in Scarborough, York and Bridlington, as well as outpatient services across all of our localities.  We manage eight hospital sites and have a workforce of 8,500 staff working across our hospitals and in the community.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Please note: for Midwifery and Mental Health Nurse positions please look out for separate, dedicated vacancies.

Other opportunities

Registered Nurses at Scarborough

If you are interested in registered staff nurse vacancies at York hospital, please look at vacancy reference: 419-1106-20-Y-GSN

Pre-registered Nurses

We have a dedicated advert for you to look at.

  • For York please see 419-2020-UNG- Y
  • For Scarborough please see 419-2020-UNG- S

We have a different route for international nurses, so if you are an international nurse and interested in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust please email your details to rather than applying to this advert.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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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