Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Neurology Nursing
Grade
Band 7
Contract
fixed term for 3 years
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-NC-0600
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Denmark Hill
Town
London
Salary
£38,035 - £48,256 per annum Inc HCA
Closing
06/06/2018 23:59

Are you the exceptional individual ready to take advantage of this outstanding opportunity to work within the dynamic and highly skilled Multiple Sclerosis nursing team at Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust?

Are you looking to develop a career in a world leading centre for trauma and Neurosciences?

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.

Our tertiary Neuroscience Wards and Clinical teams 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, Tertiary Neurology and MS Care and you will 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 and World leading Consultants.

You will have the opportunity to work with the existing and emerging therapies used in the treatment of MS, and practice advanced skills in managing the condition as a whole.

The team is committed to providing expert specialist care to people with Multiple Sclerosis throughout the disease trajectory, supporting patients in the in-patient, outpatient and day care setting.

A telephone advice service is also provided. The team Consists of World Specialists in MS care, Senior CNS's, Band 6 and Band 5 MS infusion Nurse.

This is a 3 year fixed term contract.

 The candidate must:

  • Be a level 1 registered nurse (clinical experience in Neurology, or long term conditions is expected)
  • Be an Experienced Nurse who has a passion and understanding of MS Modern care.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Drive, enthusiasm and Compassion

Please watch the working in neuroscience at king’s videos links in the neuroscience nursing at kings document attached.

 

 

 

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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

We welcome and recommend informal visits and if you wish to visit or talk about the job then please contact Gosia Kuran or Pauline Shaw, MS Specialist Nurses on 0203 299 1904 or on gosia.kuran@nhs.net / pauline.shaw@nhs.net respectively.