Staff Nurse – Liver

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Liver Theatres
NHS AfC: Band 5
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Denmark Hill
Denmark Hill
£26,554 - £34,495 per annum inc HCA
23/02/2018 23:59

The Liver service at King’s College Hospital is one of the busiest in Europe and is the forefront of many innovative treatments for liver disease. We are the supra-regional and international treatment referral centre for liver transplants and hepatobiliary surgery.

We have three operating theatres and the service includes being the NORs team for multi organ retrievals in the South East, adult and paediatric liver transplantation, liver trauma and Hepatobiliary surgery. You are expected to participate in the on call rota to scrub or as a donor technician for multi organ retrievals, in liver transplantation and emergencies as part of your rotation.

At King’s we pride ourselves on the delivery of high standards of patient care. We are in search of practitioners who care about providing the highest standard of preoperative care to their patients and who have a genuine interest in developing their existing skills.

King’s is an excellent place for you to continue to develop your existing scrub, circulating and anaesthetics skills. We provide a supportive consolidation period for all our new starters.

To be eligible for a band 5 scrub position, you must be a Registered Nurse/HCA with substantial vascular and major abdominal scrub experience.

Please apply on line either through the King’s website or the NHS jobs website. Only applications on-line will be accepted. An application form, job description and King’s-specific information can be downloaded from either the King’s website or the NHS Jobs Website

Please find below the assessment dates for this year, please ensure you indicate which of the following assessment dates you would like to attend in the first line of your supporting statement.

Closing Date: 23rd Feb 2018

Interview Date: 12th March 2018

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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

For informal discussion and/or informal visit inLiver Theatres, please contact – Melinda Yii, Senior Sister on telephone 020 3299 3772