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Staff Nurse – Thoracic

Band 5

Main area
Thoracic Ward
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
309-SCB134-KC-G
Site
University College Hospitals London (UCLH)
Town
London
Salary
£26,290 - £34,154 per annum inclusive
Closing
27/09/2017 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.

This is a really exciting time to be joining an exceptional ward as a staff nurse. 4th Floor UCH at Westmoreland is a 23 bedded thoracic ward. We are currently considering new ways to improve our patient experience and we would love for you to join us! You must be enthusiastic, eager to learn new skills and be hard working.

As part of the team you will be able to provide knowledge for various thoracic procedures. We have also recently started robotic assisted thoracic procedures and working on enhanced recovery for most of our procedures.

4th Floor has been consistent in getting excellent feedback from patients and staff alike, our monthly metrics is very good with reductions in falls and pressure ulcers through diligence and caring form the staff.

In return for your commitment, we can offer the opportunity to further develop your career pathway and be part of dynamic and supportive inter-professional team.

Please note the assessment and interview for this post will take place on the 11th October 2017

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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

Lillian Hamuntili - Ward Sister - lillian.hamuntili@uclh.nhs.uk - 07950849031

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
020344 75051