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Band 5 & band 6

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Neurology and Neurosurgery
Band 5 & band 6
Full time 37.5 hours per week
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Nurse Open Day QS AUG
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN)
£29,057 - £44,044 per annum inclusive (depending on experience)
01/08/2019 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.


Date: Wednesday 7th August 2019.

Start Time: 15.00pm
Location: NHNN, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG

Is making a difference what drives you most? Are you a caring, fair person who sees everyone as equal?

Is it really important to you to do the right thing and are you the type of person who speaks up if you think something is wrong.

Are you a very reliable, hard working person who has high standards and likes to do an excellent job? And are you known for always going the extra mile?

If this sounds like you and you love the responsibility and accountability of being a nurse, we’d love to hear from you. The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN),Queen Square, is the UK's largest dedicated neurological and neurosurgical hospital. We celebrated our 150th birthday last year and it couldn’t be a more exciting time to join our team as we embark on a £23million programme of redevelopment.

Our nurses make a unique contribution to enhance the lives of patients nationally and internationally. In return they are valued and developed to achieve their full potential.

Whether you have neurosciences experience or are new to the specialty, we have a place for you. The open day is a great opportunity for you to meet with some of our clinical team, learn more about the Trust, the job opportunities we have and how we can support your career. We would love to see you there!

If you be want to be assessed and interviewed at the open evening, please submit an application form clearly stating the band and the area you wish to apply for. You could leave on the day with a job offer!

We are currently recruiting newly qualified and experienced band 5 & 6 nurses in a number of areas:

Band 5 Staff Nurse -David Ferrier Ward (Neurology)
Band 5 Staff Nurse -Epilepsy (based at Chalfont, Buckinghamshire)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-Surgical Intensive Unit (SITU)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-Medical Intensive Unit (MITU)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-Hyper Acute Stroke Unit (HASU)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-John Young Ward (Neurology)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-Lady Ann Allerton (Neurosurgery)
Band 5 Staff Nurse -Neuromuscular Complex Care Centre (NMCCC)
Band 5 & band 6- Staff Nurse and Senior Staff Nurse – Neuro Rehabilitation Unit
Band 5 & band 6- Staff Nurse and Senior Staff Nurse –Bernard Sunley Ward (Neurosurgery)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-Victor Horsley Ward (Neurosurgery)
Band 5 Staff Nurse-Nuffield Ward (Neurosurgery private patients)

Please note: The assessment centre involves a drug calculation and prescription review test, clinical skills scenario and a one to one interview. This process is linked to UCLH Trust values and behaviours.

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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

Senior Matron Cathy Beaton - Cathy.beaton@uclh.nhs.uk