Area Session Sister/Charge Nurse

£28,050 to £36,644 per annum
31 Oct 2018
14 Nov 2018
Charge Nurse, Sister
Job Type


Area Session Sister/Charge Nurse

£28,050 to £36,644 per annum

London Fringe HCA supplement of 5% basic salary (see below)

Permanent, 75 hours per fortnight

Location: South Midlands Area

Ref: 918-NX3483

Have you ever thought about where the blood that you transfuse comes from? Are you thinking of taking a new direction in your nursing career? Looking for a change? If so come and work for us.

As an Area Session Sister/Charge Nurse in this autonomous role, you will lead and motivate a team of donor carers (similar to Health Care Support staff), across the South Midlands region, covering Swindon, Reading, Oxford and Slough areas, use your clinical judgement to make safe decisions about suitability and ensure your team deliver a high standard of care that enables us to meet our regulatory and governance requirements. We need your leadership and management skills to ensure that patients receive safe blood and blood products and our donors feel safe and cared for. By giving the best experience we can for our donors, you will ensure they will want to return time and time again

No prior specialist knowledge is required for this band 6 role we value what you bring. If you are able to work independently, lead with compassion and resilience, excited by the prospect of enabling change in a fast moving environment, then this is the job for you. We will provide all the training and support you will need with excellent learning and development opportunities and career progression.

This post is subject to a London Fringe High Cost Area supplement of 5% of your basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £1,000 and a maximum payment of £1,733.

The shift pattern for this role is flexible and will be discussed at interview. The earliest start time would be 8:30 am with a finish time of approx. 5 pm, if on a late shift you would be finishing at 9 pm.

An informal visit is highly recommended.  To arrange this or for an informal discussion about this role please contact Valentien Crook-Jones at

This advert will close at 23:59 on Wednesday 14th November 2018, with interviews taking place at Reading Team Base, Unit 7 Area 9 Headley Park, Headley Road, East Woodley, Berkshire RG5 4SA on Tuesday 4th December 2018, subject to confirmation

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