Job Opportunities

We are up and coming…..

                              ………and want You to join Us

Medical Emergency Assessment Unit

Staff Nurses and Senior Staff Nurses

We are a progressive Medical Emergency Assessment Unit located in Bury St. Edmunds. Taking pride in our established clinical skills, we are excited about the opportunity to expand our already dynamic and supportive team.

Natural enthusiasm, motivation and a sense of humour are all minimum requirements.

Staff Nurse applicants ideally require six months’ post registration experience, but we would be pleased to hear from newly qualified nurses.

Senior Staff Nurses require a minimum of 12 months’ experience in an acute care area.

So what’s in it for you?

·         Friendly and happy working environment

·         Clinical skills training, phlebotomy, cannulation, ABGs, ECGs

·         Continuing education, diploma, degree courses as well as many stand alone courses e.g. ALS, ILS, ALERT, Leadership

·         A unit with a clear vision of the future including nurse-led services

·         Rotational opportunities with A&E

If you want to be part of a team that is gaining national recognition for its performance and achievements then…….

……comE And join Us

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Chris Doyle, Clinical Service Manager on 01284 713926.


There are also other Qualified Nurse vacancies in various specialties across the Trust.

Application forms and job descriptions are available from the Personnel and Communications Directorate, West Suffolk Hospital NHS Trust, Hardwick Lane, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2QZ. Tel: (01284) 713466 (24 hour answer-phone service).

Final Salary Pension Scheme and Life Cover.

The successful applicant will be required to obtain a Disclosure (police check).

We are an equal opportunities employer and a no smoking Trust. The Trust has a range of flexible working options.

August 2004


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