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Staff Nurse- Molly Lane Fox Unit

Band 5

Main area
Neurology and Neurosurgery
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
309-NAT5SHB041-RA-C
Site
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN)
Town
London
Salary
£26,554 - £34,495 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Closing
28/09/2017 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.

Staff Nurse - Molly Lane Fox Unit

If you have a keen interest or wish to gain experience in neuro-oncology and neurosurgery this opportunity could be for you.

Molly Lane Fox Unit is currently a 12 bedded surgical brain tumour ward at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, part of University College Hospitals London NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH). We are about to embark on an exciting relocation in September 2017 within The National to a brand new, specially designed ward. This new ward has 26 beds and continues the work which has already proven successful on our current ward. Our aim is to provide a calming inpatient setting, we use artwork and lighting to help achieve this.

We are a friendly and committed team who work closely with specialist therapists who are experienced in the treatment of patients with brain tumours, a palliative care team who provide expert advice and supported by four nurse specialists in neuro-oncology. We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Band 5 Staff Nurse to consistently provide high quality care to our patients and to ensure that they are physically, psychologically and emotionally looked after. We are devoted to supporting our staff in their professional development and are facilitated in this by dedicated practice facilitators.

If you would like more information on the post or to visit the ward and speak to our friendly staff.

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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

please contact Michaela James – Ward Sister Molly Lane Fox on 0203 448 3660 or Alree Marsh – Matron for Neurosurgery on 07508058775.

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
020344 79170