Junior Sister/Charge Nurse – Acute Medicine

Band 6

Main area
Executive Nursing
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-1012151-C
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
King's College Hospital
Town
Denmark Hill, London
Salary
£31,878 to £42,046 pa inc HCAP
Closing
29/10/2017 23:59

Band 6 Sister/Charge nurse
Acute Medicine

Acute Medicine Staff Nurse – Medical Assessment Centre

We are looking for enthusiastic Registered Nurses whose aim is to deliver patient centred care to the highest standard to work in our Medical Assessment Centre (MAC). The MAC is encompasses the Medical Ambulatory Centre, the Medical Assessment Centre and the Frailty Assessment Unit.

The unit is fast paced and there are lots of opportunities to develop extended practice skills whilst delivering assessment and care of the highest quality.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dedicated and dynamic team. We offer a supportive induction programme and preceptorship and encourage continuous learning within the working environment. There is also the opportunity of an internal rotation between and the MAC and the Acute Medical Units (AMU) for those who are interested.

Successful candidates will be highly motivated, energetic individuals who have excellent communication skills and a commitment to delivering high quality, patient focused care.
For those applicants who are interested in working or rotating onto the Acute Medical Unit the future planning includes reconfigured of the unit to develop eight monitored cubicles. Patients remain on the unit for approximately 72 hours while investigations are taken place to determine whether admission to the main hospital is necessary or whether discharge would be more appropriate.

Closing date: 29th October
Assessment date: TBC

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

Sian Williams - Lead Nurse
sianwilliams3@nhs.net

If you have problems applying, contact

King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London
SE5 9RS
Telephone
0203 299 9000