Staff Nurse - ODP--Day Surgery Anaesthetics / recovery

Band 5

Main area
DSU- Anaesthetics
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-UPACS-0676-B
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Denmark Hill
Town
London
Salary
£26,554 - £34,495 per annum Inc HCA
Closing
06/08/2018 23:59

PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST BE A REGISTERED ODP OR AN RGN WITH A POST REGISTRATION ANAESTHETIC COURSE TO APPLY FOR THIS POST.

Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career in Day Surgery Anaesthetics and recovery?

Are you are looking for the opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic team at a leading London teaching hospital to develop your existing nursing skills?  

If so, please read on as King’s College Hospital wants to invest in YOU!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for highly motivated staff nurses / ODP’s to join King’s Day Surgery theatres anaesthetic / recovery team, to provide the highest standard of intra-operative care to patients. We offer a supportive consolidation period for all of our new starters, as well as excellent educational opportunities, from in house study courses to post graduate education through King’s College London, London Southbank University or University of Greenwich. Our Practice Development Team provides structured teaching support to all staff, and our development programs are well established.  

 

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (King’s) is situated in South East London and provides comprehensive health care and emergency services for a diverse community. It is also one of London’s four major trauma centres covering South East England. With over 1,400 beds and 11,000 staff across various sites, King’s is one of the largest and busiest hospital trusts in London. 

King’s (Denmark Hill site) Day Surgery Unit consists of 7 operating theatres which include specialities such as Gynaecology, General Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Dental, Orthopaedic, Ophthalmology, Urology, Paediatric and endoscopy, catering for patients of all ages, from neonates to the elderly.  All areas enjoy the reputation of being a world leader in innovative surgical interventions and clinical excellence.    

We are seeking an experienced ODP / Anaesthetic Nurse to join our team.  

We offer a supportive consolidation period for all of our new starters and have excellent educational opportunities, from in house study courses to post graduate education through King’s College London.

Please note that we undertake terminations of pregnancy and that this is a job requirement within the unit.  Any successful candidate will be expected to work within these lists.

Our Job Descriptions and Person Specifications outline both the details of the roles we are seeking to fill, together with the knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications required. However, please feel free to make contact for a general discussion about the role. For more information on this post or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Matron Karen Harries k.harries@nhs.net or 02032991783.

Please apply on-line. An application form, job description and King’s-specific information can be downloaded from either the King’s website on www.kingsch.healthjobsuk.com or the NHS Jobs Website on www.jobs.nhs.uk/

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close any adverts before the published closing date once we have received sufficient number of applications

 

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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

Matron Karen Harries k.harries@nhs.net or 02032991783.