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Staff Nurse - Paediatric Rays of Sunshine

Band 5

Main area
Paediatric Liver
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-NC-5721-A
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Denmark Hill
Town
London
Salary
£29,888 - £36,738 per annum, inc HCA
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
27/01/2021 23:59

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching Trusts with a turnover of c£1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 12,800 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London. The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) sites at Denmark Hill in Camberwell and at the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in the London Borough of Bromley.
 
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 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

Name
Niamh Whelan
Job title
Ward Manger
Email address
niamh.whelan@nhs.net
Telephone number
0203 299 9000 Ext: 32306.