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Deputy Sister/Charge Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
£31,878 - £42,692 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
26/09/2017 23:59

At University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH and stay at UCLH because our success starts with you. All of our staff have been involved in developing our values. We believe that they make UCLH a better place for patients and staff alike.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Many of our services operate from new or newly refurbished facilities including the University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre which opened in 2012. So, why join UCLH…?

  • We have a reputation as a centre of clinical excellence
  • Our hospitals are in great central London locations
  • We have new facilities and state-of-the-art medical technology
  • We have a wide range of career opportunities

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

This is a unique opportunity for nurses with a passion for neuroscience to work in a dedicated national referral centre for neurosurgical patients.

You will have the opportunity to look after a broad range of patients requiring specialist neuro intensive care input including intracranial pressure monitoring, , management of external ventricular drains, and care of patients post cranial and spinal surgery.
You will work as part of a supportive and caring nursing and multidisciplinary team, with the opportunity to develop new skills. We provide all new starters with support from the Education team and Clinical Nurse Specialist.

You will have a minimum of 3 years relevant experience or 60 credits at level 3 in relevant speciality plus a teaching course and experience in mentoring junior staff.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Felicity Fox, Lead Nurse: felicity.fox@uclh.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

020344 79170