• Norfolk
  • Permanent
  • Band 5, Band 6
  • Registered General Nurse, Theatres

This is an opportunity for a NMC registered Nurse to join an exciting team at the James Paget University Hospital, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk on a permanent basis. You will be offered the opportunity to work in a challenging but rewarding role in a busy, friendly and supportive environment. This is an great opportunity to develop your own skills while working for one of the UK’s leading hospital groups.

About the Trust

The JPUH is a vibrant university hospital providing the best possible care to a population of 230,000 residents across Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft and Waveney, as well as to the many visitors who come to this part of East Anglia. Our main site in Gorleston is supported by the Newberry Clinic and other outreach clinics in the local area.

Ensuring our patients are central to everything we do is our priority. Our vision is to be an innovative organisation delivering compassionate and safe patient care through a well led and motivated workforce.

The Trust provides a full range of general acute services plus a number of specialised services; including a hyperbaric chamber for ventilating and monitoring critically ill patients whilst they are receiving hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

Departments available are;

  • Theatres
  • Oncology
  • Cardiology
  • General Medicine
  • Respiratory
  • Urology
  • Surgical Outpatients
  • Rheumatology
  • Renal Unit
  • Radiology
  • Paediatrics
  • Orthopaedics
  • Neonatal Unit
  • Gynaecology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Endoscopy
  • ENT
  • Dementia Care
  • Acute Cardiac Unit
  • Accident and Emergency
  • fertility Services
  • Palliative Care

Day to Day Duties

  • Assess patient’s health and well-being across your caseload.
  • Assist in the delivery of care
  • Develop own knowledge and skills and that of others
  • Promote best practice in health and safety and security
  • To provide advice, guidance and support to junior staff by maintaining professional standards to ensure the delivery of high quality care
  • To deputise for senior staff when required

About you

  • Registered Nurse NMC registration
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Previous experience
  • Good communication, organisational and time management skills

Why choose Athona?

* Exclusivity to jobs across all bands and specialities
* Specialist dedicated recruitment consultant
* Referral scheme

Athona Recruitment’s Nursing division is an award-winning, on-framework agency that specialises in placing nurses in permanent and temporary positions.


  • Job Reference: Mann/Paget/Nurse