Video interviews for Emergency Department nurses to join Wirral University Teaching Hospital (WUTH)

Video interviews for Emergency Department nurses to join Wirral University Teaching Hospital (WUTH)

Website Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

If you enjoy being at the heart of the action and a central part of the local community, this opportunity to join the team at Wirral University Teaching Hospital (WUTH) could be just what you’re looking for.

We are now accepting applications from experienced Emergency Department nurses to work at WUTH’ site. As one of three of the Trust’s local hospitals, you’ll be part of one of the biggest and busiest acute NHS Trusts in the North West of England – and work for Wirral’s biggest employer.

Located on a peninsula that sits between North Wales and Liverpool, and served by an excellent public transport system, there’s lots of scope when it comes to everything from housing and schools, to training and career progression – ideal whether you plan to come alone or with family.

WUTH offers:

  • Salary Band 5 pay scale from £24,907 gross per annum. (Pre OSCE salary: £21,142). Click here to download Staff Nurse Job Description – Band 5 (pdf).
  • Enhancements for “unsocial” working hours, nights and Saturdays +30%, Sundays and Public (Bank) Holidays +60%.
  • Mixed shift pattern days, nights and weekends, 37.5h per week, 3 x 12.5h shifts.
  • Permanent, full time positions + overtime and additional shifts available.
  • NMC Qualification evaluation fee (£140).
  • OSCE exam fee (£794) – one assessment only.
  • Visa fee – sponsored in advance.
  • 2 months of free accommodation (single occupancy only).
  • Inbound flight to the UK of max. value of £550.
  • 27 days of paid holidays + 8 public holidays.
  • Excellent professional development opportunities.
  • Enhanced NHS Pension scheme, excellent maternity and paternity leave packages, discounts in local shops, restaurants and more.

The trust is known for its exceptionally warm, friendly and supportive approach to newcomers and extensive professional development opportunities.

All successful candidates will be provided with a comprehensive OSCE training, NHS induction programme and a mentor.

Click here to download WUTH Welcome Booklet for Nurses (pdf).

Requirements:

  • Nursing degree at post-secondary level leading to registration as a general nurse (minimum 3 years in length, containing minimum of 500 hours of clinical practice),
  • Proof of successfully passing the NMC Part 1 Computer Based Test (CBT) – Proof of booking your CBT placement may also be accepted.
  • Proof of English language proficiency in line with the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s requirements.*
  • Minimum 1 year work experience required in acute hospital or community setting as a Registered Nurse (academic internships not considered).

* For other information about NMC English language requirements and exemptions please click here.

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