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Queen Alexandra Hospital welcome applications for Healthcare Support Workers and Staff Nurses all year round. If you do not see a vacancy on NHS Jobs or have a NHS Jobs account you can submit an off-line application form or submit your CV to nursing.recruitment@porthosp.nhs.uk

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At Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust we put the patient at the heart of all we do, we are committed to providing the highest standards of health care for our patients and their families and carers. Our Trust values of working together for patients with compassion as one team always improving underpin every aspect of our work.

There are many opportunities for nursing staff to join the team across all the specialities;

- Emergency Medicine
- Head and Neck
- Medicine
- Medicine for Older Persons, Rehabilitation and Stroke
- Musculo-Skeletal
- Renal and Transplantation
- Surgery and Cancer
- Women’s and Children
- Theatres, Anaesthetics and Critical Care

Apprentice Health Care Support Worker

This role would suit someone with a strong desire to be involved in the delivery of high standards of patient care, without any previous experience.

This post is fixed for one year and on successful completion of the apprenticeship will be considered for a permanent Band 2 post at PHT.

Trainee Healthcare Support Worker

This would suit someone with an up to date Health Care Qualification e.g. BTEC, NVQ 2 or equivalent, who would like to train to become a Health Care Support Worker.

No previous experience is required. On completion of the 6 months training successful candidates would progress to a Band 2 position.

Healthcare Support Worker (Band 2)

These posts are for highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced Health Care Support Workers wishing to join the nursing team at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust.

Suitable candidates will have a QCF or BTEC or equivalent Level 2 Health and Social Care/Clinical Health and Level 1 English and Maths with experience of working in a healthcare setting.

Staff Nurse (Band 5)

We regularly recruit Band 5 Registered Nurses across various Care Groups.

We can offer excellent learning and development opportunities both in house and with local higher education establishments. We welcome applications from both newly qualified nurses and also experienced nurses looking for a change.

All of our vacancies are advertised on www.jobs.nhs.uk where further details of the requirements for each post can be found.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the Nursing Recruitment Team at nursing.recruitment@porthosp.nhs.uk or you can leave a message on the answer phone: 02392 286000 extension 6354.

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Queen Alexandra Hospital
Cosham, Portsmouth
Tel: 023 9228 6000

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