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Return to Practice Nurse

Band 3

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Band 3
Fixed Term - 6 Months
Full Time & Part Time
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Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
£16,968 to £19,852 per annum pro rata
31/03/2018 23:59

Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust aspires to be a leader in the digital health revolution. With the launch of a full Electronic Patient Record in 2017 the Trust aims to be the safest, most efficient and patient centred Trust in the NHS. The launch is part of a 10-15 year ongoing project of modernisation with future opportunities for research, development in this rapidly developing field of medicine. Through working at CHFT you can be part of this innovative area aiming to bring safer and more effective care to our patients.


Are you a former nurse with the desire and drive to return to practice?

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust for previously registered Adult nurses wishing to return to delivering compassionate and caring nursing practice.

We are currently recruiting to positions in a variety of clinical areas where you will be supported to complete a Return to Practice programme delivered at Bradford University. You will be released to attend all University teaching. Our experienced Mentors will support you in practice to achieve your learning outcomes within the course.

The practice placement requirement of your Return to Practice course will be based on your employing ward. Any additional placement experience required for you to complete the Return to Practice programme being will be supported by other clinical areas within the Trust.

Throughout your Return to Practice training you will be employed in a substantive Band 3 post which will progress to a Band 5 position on successful completion of the course and re-registration to the NMC.

Full time and part time posts are available (the minimum hours recommended for part time are 22.5 hours per week to enable university attendance and effective practice experience).

Please make clear in your supporting information when your registration with the NMC expired.

Please indicate on your application form your preferred areas of work.

You must also apply directly to the University of Bradford to gain entry onto the Return to practice nursing

Interviews will be held at the University of Bradford: Dates to be confirmed

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Applicant requirements

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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Practice Learning Facilitators: Gill Davis or Yvonne Hardcastle on 01484 342942

If you have problems applying, contact

01484 355 021
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