Newly Qualified & Registered Nurse Recruitment Open Day

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King's Lynn
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum
04/03/2018 23:59


Are you the perfect fit? 

Newly Qualified & Registered Nurse Recruitment Open Day

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn 


We have amazing opportunities for you in

NURSING at our hospital including flexible & full time working patterns. If you are:

  • A 3rd year student nurse
  • A newly qualified nurse
  • A registered specialist nurse
  • Wishing to return to nursing
  • Or wish to enquire about our overseas nurses programme & gain NMC registration

Are you highly motivated and can you reflect our values and qualities of;

  • pride
  • compassion
  • taking responsibility to ensure excellent patient experiences every time
  • be constantly curious
  • have the courage to do the right thing

Then we would like to see you at our open day on Saturday 10th March 2018 to find out more about us and to see whether you would like to join us at #TeamQEH.

There has never been a more exciting time to join us. We are going through a time of major transformation, which is bringing with it new opportunities to work in different ways to improve the patient experience. 

Patients are our first priority… but we know that we can’t deliver the level of service expected from us without motivated, committed, qualified and enthusiastic staff.

Therefore, staff are a key priority and we are committed to recruiting and retaining the best.

Our experienced practice development teams will support your on-going professional development and learning needs from preceptorship in your foundation year through to specialist programmes across all grades and banding levels. We will do this by embracing our vision of sharing learning that is valued, where everyone can reach their full potential, empowering you to deliver exemplary patient centred care.

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital is a busy acute hospital serving the communities of West Norfolk, South Lincolnshire and North East Cambridge. Our catchment area covers the towns of King’s Lynn, Wisbech, Hunstanton, Downham Market and Swaffham, with the remainder of the population in villages and hamlets across an area of more than 750 square miles. The population of this area is approximately 331,000 people.

Our population profile includes a high proportion of older residents, since this is a popular coastal retirement area. However, new housing developments in recent years have seen large population growth in towns such as Downham Market, principally of families with children

West Norfolk is a special place of unspoilt charm and natural beauty. It has superb sandy beaches and wonderful countryside where you can enjoy a wide range of leisure activities. There are a variety of festivals that take place and a vast array of historic sites for you to explore.

If you are a dynamic and passionate individual who enjoys a challenge we would like you to come to our Open Day on Saturday 10th  March 2018, where you will have the opportunity to meet with some of our existing staff and to find out more about us and working in West Norfolk.

The Day will comprise of the following:

  • From 10 until midday you will have the chance to explore what King’s Lynn, West Norfolk and The Queen Elizabeth Hospital have to offer through a variety of stalls with local exhibitors, information stands and current staff to sit and chat and have a coffee with in our Inspire Centre
  • Tour of the Hospital (if requested)
  • In the afternoon attend an Interview (subject to a successfully shortlisted application and dependent on your chosen area – further details will be given on application)

Members of the Resourcing Team will be in attendance to advise on any questions about the recruitment process and pre-employment checks.

Why choose the Queen Elizabeth? 

  • Fantastic learning and development opportunities including a well-received Preceptorship Programme for newly qualified nurses and midwives
  • On-site rental accommodation
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Onsite gym facilities
  • Staff recognition awards
  • A values based culture
  • Excellent rail links to London
  • Beautiful location and quality of life, with miles of Norfolk coastline on your doorstep.


If this sounds like the perfect fit, and you would like to register your interest (so that we can prepare to meet you and make sure that we have enough tea, coffee and cake for everyone) please either:

  • Apply for a role using the application form (with a potential interview scheduled on Saturday 10th March) or
  • Email to register your attendance

The closing date for applications is Sunday 4th March 2018.

Further interviews, for those who apply but cannot attend will be scheduled on Tuesday 20th March. Please indicate on your application, if you require this interview date.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

For further details or to register your attendance please email

If you have problems applying, contact

01553 214970



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