Surgical Ward Nurse

Bristol, England
26 Nov 2018
24 Dec 2018
Jillian Fraser
Nursing Field
Private Healthcare
Job Type


Careers focused on people


Spire Bristol are looking for Registered Nurses to join our surgical wards. Due to the nature of the wards you will be working with diversity of specialties, making each day unique and rewarding. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain exposure and experience the vast complex of specialties within the hospital.

Duties and responsibilities

We're looking for nurses who have some prior surgical ward experience. Day-to-day responsibilities will include completing the drug/medical rounds. Therefore, a thorough understanding of medicine is essential. You will be require to maintain and complete paperwork accurately which includes discharge paperwork and completing care pathways. You will be required to communicate with the team leaders and consultants frequently so building strong working relationships is essential.

Working hours: A mix of early starts, late finishes, nights and weekends are required over the course of each week so flexibility is crucial.

Who we're looking for

1. NMC Qualified (Essential)

2. Good knowledge of medicine and drugs (Essential)

3. Surgical Ward experience (Desirable)

4. Phlebotomy (Desirable)

5. Good ICT skills (Desirable)


We commit to our employees well-being through training, support and reward. We offer employees a market competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Contributory pension scheme
* Life assurance
* Private medical insurance
* Wellness screening
* Eyesight tests
* Cycle to work
* Discount portal (including cash back and reloadable cards)

Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group with 39 hospitals, 10 clinics and two Specialist Cancer Care Centres across England, Wales and Scotland. We deliver to the highest standard of care, and we've been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for nearly 40 years.

Join us, share our values and invest in your future. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, you can help us build on our reputation for excellent service.