International Staff Nurse - General Medicine / Surgery
Directorate: Planned Care and Unplanned & Integrated Care
Salary: £23,023 - £29,608 per annum/pro rata
Are you a registered international Nurse looking for comprehensive OSCE support to complete your NMC registration?
Here at Medway, we pride ourselves on working together as one to ensure that our shared vision of Better, Best, Brilliant is achieved.
Our Trust is a great choice for people who want to develop their career in an ambitious and dynamic environment; we also offer an excellent benefits package which includes onsite childcare facilities, various salary sacrifice schemes and a generous annual leave entitlement.
We are less than an hour from London and just a few minutes away from the Kent countryside, The Trust is a fantastic choice for nurses who want to develop their career in an ambitious and dynamic environment – whether you want to commute to your new role or relocate to the rapidly regenerating local area.
We are actively recruiting overseas trained nurses who have achieved their IELTS (Level 7) or OET (Grade 8) and who have successfully completed the NMC competency based test (CBT) to join us as a Pre-Registration Nurse.
If successful at interview, you will be offered a contract as a Pre-Registration Nurse (Band 4) progressing to a Qualified Nurse once registered with the NMC. You must be committed to undertaking additional study and taking your OCSE within six months of arriving within the Trust.
As a Trust we are able to offer you a comprehensive OSCE training package lasting four weeks and boasting an above 90% pass success rate. Our course covers all aspects of the OSCE including APIE and Clinical Skills, with practical sessions. After training, mock exams are conducted with full feedback. We have experienced OSCE trainers, who are also long-time NHS nurses.
We are recruiting across a large range of specialities and departments, these include: Acute Medicine, Acute Specialist Medicine, Cancer and Clinical Support Services, Critical Care and Peri-Operative, Children's and Women's Health and Co-ordinated Surgical Services.
Our culture and values are what drives Medway NHS Foundation Trust and is the heartbeat of who we are as an organisation. It is important that you understand and to refer to our values when you are completing your application and always reflect our values throughout your employment with the Trust.
Our values are Bold, Every Person Counts, Sharing and Open and Together. We are inspiring and ambitious, respectful and supportive, open and we speak up, we are inclusive and responsible.
If you think you have what it takes to positively contribute to our exciting future by being part of our amazing team please come along and meet our teams.
Please be aware that we will only accept applications from candidates that clearly state that they have passed the IELTS or OET and CBT in the last two years.
This post will close before the intended closing date should sufficient number of suitable applications be received. Therefore, if you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.
If you have not heard from us within 21 days of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion. We wish to stress that no discourtesy is intended in following such a procedure, and you should not let this deter you from future applications.
Successful applicants will be notified of interview arrangements via e-mail, sms text and/or telephone.
We are committed to Equality of Opportunity for everyone and will guarantee an interview to any disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.
Medway NHS Foundation Trust is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of vulnerable adults and children.
Medway Maritime Hospital is a smoke free site. Smoking is completely prohibited in all Trust buildings, grounds and car parks for patients, visitors, staff and contractors. This will ensure that the hospital is a better place to work and a better place for our patients to be treated
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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.