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Staff Nurse - Neuro- Rehabilitation Unit

Band 5

Main area
Neuro- Rehabilitation Unit ( NHNN)
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
309-NATSHB54084-YV-RA-S
Site
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Town
London
Salary
£26,554 - £34,495 per annum inclusive
Closing
28/02/2018 23:59

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

We want you to come to UCLH, and stay at UCLH; all of our staff have been involved in developing our values.

We believe that UCLH is 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.

UCLH has two major strategic projects underway. We are building a facility which will be home to one of only two high energy NHS proton beam therapy centres, Europe’s largest centre for the treatment of blood disorders and a hyper modern surgery service. Close by on Huntley Street we are developing the new Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals. Replacing the current hospitals on Grays’ Inn Road, this development will mean we can provide multidisciplinary care to our dental and ENT patients in a modern environment. Our Grafton Way facility is due to open in 2020, with Huntley Street opening in 2019.

In NHS staff survey results, UCLH has been named one of the ten best performing non-specialist trusts against the following statement: “If a friend of relative needed treatment I would be happy with the standard of care provided by this organisation”.

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.

 

The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN), is a leading centre for the diagnosis, treatment and care for patients with a wide range of neurological conditions.

The NHNN currently has an exciting job opportunity. We are looking to recruit highly skilled and experienced nurses to take the Neuro Rehabilitation Unit (NRU), forward to offer a world class Nursing service in Rehabilitation. The NHNN provides comprehensive health care and rehabilitation service for a diverse community. It is a major London teaching hospital and is at the forefront of academic research and Nursing excellence.

The NRU is a multidisciplinary team (MDT) environment and experience of MDT working is essential for this post. We are a specialist Rehabilitation unit offering adult neurological rehabilitation for patients with complex neurological conditions. With relevant post registration experience in an acute and rehab field and the ability to demonstrate an understanding of a Neurological Rehabilitation Nursing. Your role will ensure that patients are actively progressing through their clinical pathway, and monitoring the constant clinical development of the Nursing team.
Your ability will enable you to prepare coordinate and deliver an education process that will work toward raising the nursing profile.

You will need excellent communication skills, demonstrate strong Leadership qualities and Clinical skills which will require you to keep calm under pressure. The post present’s an opportunity to implement changes to the service that will yield benefits to both patients and the Rehabilitation Division.

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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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Dennis Minioza, Charge Nurse, on 02034483963

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