Staff Nurse – Neuroscience

Band 5

Main area
Executive Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-1041416-C
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Denmark Hill - Kings College
Town
Denmark Hill
Salary
£26,554 to £34,495 pa inc HCA
Closing
29/01/2018 23:59

Neurosciences Staff Nurse Are you looking for a challenge but within a supportive and caring team? Within an organisation that really cares about its staff and patients? Are you looking to develop a career in a world leading centre for Trauma and Neurosciences?

We currently have opportunities for Staff Nurses based at Denmark Hill - London. The Neuroscience nursing care at King’s enables you to apply A&P to each patients care to truly understand how best to help them recover that is truly patient centred. All newly qualified Staff Nurses enter the Kings Foundation in Neuroscience course accredited with Kings College London University and the Institute of Neuroscience. This also involves teaching, study time and a rotation through the 9 Neurosurgery, Neuromedicine, Hyper Acute Stroke, Neuro HDU and rehab wards as well as a well know excellent preceptorship programme. Experienced Staff Nurses complete mentorship and the post graduate Neuroscience Nursing Modules. All staff have a mentor and PDN who support you to achieve your career development.

Our tertiary Neuroscience Wards provide care for patients from all over the UK, London and Kent at KING'S in south London. We perform 3000 neurosurgical operations a year and you experience the very best in tertiary Neuroscience. You will be well supported by a highly visible senior nursing team, PDN's and Clinical Nurse Specialists. The state of the art clinical and academic campus at KING'S College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust provides the most innovative care backed by pioneering research. We are supported by state of the art theatres, 5 ITU's and the trauma helipad. We offer individual support and a great team to help you settle in your new post and work through and achieve your competencies and career goals.

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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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Naomi Ogunlowo - Recruitment Officer nogunlowo@nhs.net 020 3299 5597