Paediatric Nurse - Denmark Hill

Band 5

Main area
Ray of Sunshine Ward
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-1027311-C
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Kings College Hospital
Town
Denmark Hill, London
Salary
£26,554 to £34,495 per annum Inc HCA
Closing
26/02/2018 23:59

Band 5 Paediatric Nurse - Children's Services

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a team of enthusiastic, committed and compassionate Band 5 Paediatric Nurses to work in a challenging, dynamic and world-renowned unit – Rays of Sunshine Ward.

King's College Hospital boasts the busiest paediatric liver centre in Europe, treating more than 3,000 children a year. Rays of Sunshine is our 18 bedded paediatric ward which treats a wide range of liver associated illnesses such as biliary atresia, hepatitis and liver tumours and cares for children and young people in acute liver failure. Our paediatric service also specialises in liver and intestinal transplantation and also caters for a growing population of patients with gastrointestinal conditions. King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in South East London is an extensive teaching hospital, at the forefront of academic and nursing excellence.

We seek both newly qualified and experienced registered Children’s Nurses who have an interest in working in a specialist environment. The ward has strong relationships with the broader multidisciplinary team such as our liver clinical nurse specialists and transplant coordinators. The nursing team are skilled to deliver an exceptionally high standard of care to dependent children and their families.

No previous liver experience is required as we offer in house training and support. 

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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

 Niamh Whelan (Ward Manager) at niamh.whelan@nhs.net or on 02032999000 Ext: 32306.