Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Saturday, February 16, 2019

Student Nurse Open Day

Are you qualifying as a Registered Nurse in summer 2019?

Come along to one of our Open Days to meet us and find out more!

Start with us as a Band 4 until you get your NMC pin and move to a Band 5.

Opportunities are now available for newly qualified or soon to qualify nurses to join our Graduate Programme at the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in Swindon.

Our clinical areas include: Urgent and Emergency Care, Elderly Care, Acute Medical Care, Orthopaedic & Trauma, Surgical Inpatient, Theatres & Daisy / Day Surgery, Community Inpatient

If you are undecided about the area in which you wish to start your career why not consider one of our rotational posts. There are different options for rotations which we can discuss with you.

What Do We Offer?

If you join our team, we guarantee the following support:

Comprehensive package of training and support including a 12 month Preceptorship programme either in department or as part of the Stepping Up Programme.
Inclusive support with in house clinical skills and mandatory training, regular clinical supervision, annual performance reviews, and regular development reviews.
Access to the Stepping up Preceptorship Programme commencing during your first week of employment and support by our excellent Academy Team. During this programme, you will enhance your clinical expertise, sharpen your critical thinking and cover a range of clinical competencies.
Clinical Supervisors working alongside you to support, teach and assist you with any areas where you feel you need further support.
Are you the right person?

To be the right fit for our team, you will

Excel in your training and have excellent communication skills.
Be reliable with high levels of motivation working well in a team as well as using your own initiative.
Have a supportive, caring attitude and be committed to providing the highest level of care to our patients.
You will share our STAR Values of the Trust; Service, Teamwork, Ambition and Respect.

If you are passionate about delivering high quality safe healthcare then we’d love to hear from you.

Where and when

Our event will take place on Saturday 16th February 2019 at The Academy, Great Western Hospital, Marlborough Rd, Swindon SN3 6BB

What to bring

Employer recruitment open days speed up the recruitment process for both employers and jobseekers, so we recommend that you come prepared. Bring with you a valid ID – passport or driver’s licence, two proofs of address, CV, education and professional qualifications including your PIN

Why attend

Attending an employer open day is one of the quickest and easiest ways of securing a new job. Not only will you see first hand where you will be working and the people you will be working with, you might also walk away with a job offer at the end of the day. If you want to learn more about the benefits of attending a recruitment open day click here.

Getting to the venue

Great Western Hospital
Marlborough Rd
Swindon SN3 6BB

Thinking of attending?

To find out more and register your interest please CLICK HERE 

If you require any further information, please contact  Student Placement Manager on 01793 604437.

For questions about the recruitment process, please contact Recruitment Administrator on 01793 607972.

Please note, you will be brought directly to the employer page with full instructions on how to register

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