Current opportunities 

Please wait, loading

Staff Nurse - Short Stay Surgery

Band 5

Main area
Short Stay Surgery
Band 5
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£27,628 - £35,530 per annum inclusive
23/10/2018 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.

We are looking for an experienced band 5 staff nurse to join our team on a short stay surgical ward. This is a busy and challenging environment which caters for elective and emergency flow patients. 

T06Central is a 23 bedded short stay surgical ward. The nursing team, along with the MDT, provides care for patients undergoing elective short stay procedures of multispecialty including breast, general surgery, colorectal, gastro and orthopaedic as well as supporting emergency flow with A&E surgical admissions.

Applicants should be enthusiastic and be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills with a desire to provide excellent patient care. In return we can offer education and training and an exciting place to work.

This setting offers huge potential to develop your nursing career the on-the-job learning is unparalleled thanks to the variety of surgical cases and the guidance and mentoring of our expert team.

Please see below forthcoming interview/assessment days which have been planned in advance;

  • 10th Oct
  • 24th Oct     
  • 9th Nov    

Please ensure you are available all day.



London Healthy workplaceNo smoking policyLondon Living Wage is a voluntary commitment made by employers, who can become accredited with the Living Wage FoundationPositive about disabled peopleStonewall equality policy. Equality and justice for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people.Disability confident employer

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.

Documents to download

To print a document or save it to your computer, please click with your right mouse button on the document title and select "Save Target As...". You can then save the document in a suitable place on your computer ready to print it out. Clicking with the left mouse button will open the document in a new window (if your web browser can do so).

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Sister Michelle Kelly on ext.: 0203-447-0627 for any further information