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Paediatric Senior Staff Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
Full Time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
£37,638 - £44,780 Per annum inclusive
Salary period
27/10/2020 23:59

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

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.

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.

Do you want a further your career in Paediatric Emergency Care; learning the skills and knowledge to help you look after some of London’s sickest children? Are you enthusiastic, self-motivated and looking to work within a friendly and dynamic team? If so then this is the post for you!

The Royal Free, UCLH and the Whittington Children’s Emergency Departments have recently merged to form a North Central London Hub based at the Whittington site in Archway. This merger is part of a North Central London initiative to combine Paediatric Services throughout winter as part of Covid-19 response.

We are looking for enthusiastic Band 6 Nurses to join the UCLH Paediatric ED Team initially at the NCL Hub with the hope of bringing services back to the UCLH site in the spring.

UCLH has an international reputation for research, innovation and patient-focused care. The posts are based within a highly motivated team who are committed to achieving high quality clinical outcomes for a diverse patient population. The team is supported by Clinical Practice Facilitators, two departmental Play Specialists and has strong links with the Paediatric and Adolescent Division. UCLH Emergency Department strives on team work. You will need to have strong communication and be adaptive to working in emergency situations and an eagerness to advance in Emergency Nursing practice.

This is a responsible role and we will endeavour to encourage you to play an important part in strengthening our status as one London’s leading Emergency Departments. The shift pattern is internal rotation and will include working within the resuscitation room.

Working within a leading academic trust you can look forward to proactive managerial support for personal and professional development including opportunities for degree and masters pathways via Southbank or City University and internal teaching opportunities.

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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 / informal visits contact:

Emily Westbrook, Charge Nurse, Paediatric ED emily.westbrook@:nhs.net or Rebecca Jarman rebecca.jarman@nhs.net