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CALLING ALL NURSES WITH CRITICAL CARE EXPERIENCE! Do you want to work for one of the UK's largest NHS Trusts, rated 'OUTSTANDING' by the CQC, based in South West England?
SKYPE INTERVIEWS 17TH MARCH AND 2ND APRIL 2020
GICU is a 21 bedded unit which caters for level 3 and 2 (intensive care and high dependancy) patients and treats around 1300 patients every year. You will care for patients from a variety of specialties including Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, Haematology and Gynaecology.
The Multidisciplinary team work closely together and includes Intensive Care Medical team, Nursing staff, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Research team, Pharmacists and Allied Health Professionals. GICU works closely with the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) with regards to staff education and training and there are opportunities for Band 5 rotational posts through both CICU and GICU.
Critical Care Practice Educators are in place in both areas to facilitate education of all staff and the development of new starters. Their role includes supporting staff in the transition from ward based nursing to the Intensive Care environment and ongoing support and training for all staff. A structured education plan is in place for all new staff and we also provide an in house progression pathway for future development and career building in GICU with access to post graduate university courses as well as working alongside the National Competency Steps Programme for Critical Care nurses.
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