Job Reference: 415-AJ19-161ND
Northern Devon Healthcare Trust Department:
£21,089 – £23,761 per annum pro rata
Healthcare Trust can offer you excellent support to enable you to become
the nurse you aspire to be. We are looking for nurses who have passed
the International English Language Test (IELTS) or have passed the OET
(Occupational English Test) with Grade B across all 4 modules and have
also successfully completed Part 1 of the NMC Test of Competence (CBT).
You should also be in receipt of your NMC decision letter.
What we offer?
We have a dedicated Overseas Nursing lead that will support you to
pass your exam. We offer a blended learning approach which means you
will have one to one support, dedicated study time, learn alongside your
peers and consolidate your skills on the ward. The programme will fully
prepare you to undertake the NMC OSCE and prepare you for employment as
a Band 5 Registered Nurse in a range of clinical areas across the
– A thorough theoretical and practical induction to Northern Devon healthcare Trust and your clinical area
– a period of supervised practice in your clinical area, supported by
a mentor, supplemented with study time release for OSCE preparation
sessions – these practical sessions are based on the NMC competencies
that you will be tested against at the testing centre
– A period of Preceptorship following your registration with the NMC
– Trust funding for your first and second OSCE attempt
During the programme you will function and be paid as a Band 4
Transition Nurse. Continued employment with the Trust following
completion of the programme will be dependent on gaining NMC
registration to be able to practice as a Band 5 Registered Nurse.
You will use the skills, knowledge experience gained as a Registered
Nurse overseas in preparation for becoming a Registered Nurse in the UK
by undertaking a range of clinical nursing duties and training under the
direct supervision of a Registered Nurse until confirmation of entry to
the NMC register is confirmed by the Trust.
What we require from you:
Due to the nature of the training programme, we can only accept
applications from nurses that are able to work at least 30 hours per
week. Full time hours (37.5 hours per week) will be preferred.
Applicants must hold a valid IELTS/OET and CBT certificate, a nursing
qualification and current overseas registration and have at least one
year’s experience in the country where the qualification was obtained
and also a NMC decision letter.
To indicate your interest to our Hospital, please submit an on-line
application; in the supporting information please ensure that you
include a summary of the stage of your NMC overseas registration
application along with your result of your English Language test.
Closing Date – 31/05/2019
Our values guide everything we do. At all times, we aim to:
- Demonstrate compassion
- Strive for excellence
- Respect diversity
- Act with integrity
- Listen and support others
Our teams of care professionals work with patients and their families
to support peoples’ independence, health and wellbeing. We provide
support to avoid hospital admissions, and if an admission is necessary,
we try to make each patient’s stay in hospital as short and effective as
possible before working with them on a safe discharge home.
In our most recent staff survey, our staff voted us in the top 10% of
NHS provider organisations to work for and we also came out as the top
provider in the South West for our overall results. Our patients
(through the Friends and Family Test) regularly report an average of
over 95% satisfaction with our services.
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. For
further information and to self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a
Certificate of Sponsorship, please visit the UK Border Agency website.
Note: we will be unable to obtain Tier 2 sponsorship for Bank positions.
Please note that we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applicants.
To apply for this job go to https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/?vac_ref=915560443