Staff Nurse - Stroke Ward PRUH

Band 5

Main area
Stroke Ward PRUH
Band 5
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
£25,681 - £33,058 per annum Inc HCA
08/07/2018 23:59
Interview date

Stroke Band 5 Advert

The Princess Royal University Hospital part of Kings College Hospital NHS Trust provides comprehensive health care and emergency services to a diverse local community and is a major teaching hospital at the forefront of academic and nursing excellence, we offer a wide range of general and specialist services, providing an environment that is both challenging and rewarding.

The Stroke Unit at Princess Royal University Hospital is one of eight large Hyper Acute Stroke Centres within the Pan London Stroke Network.  The Stroke Unit at The Princess Royal Hospital provides emergency stroke services to a diverse local community and expert clinical services for both regional and local stroke patients. The service is continually expanding and developing offering new and exciting career options.

The services provided include TIA Clinic, Hyper Acute Stroke care and Acute Stroke Rehabilitation. This is a strong clinical specialty, combined with a nursing and clinical team committed to high clinical standards and a supportive environment which makes us a compelling career option for ambitious nurses.

The team also has a strong multidisciplinary focus and the successful candidate will need to be able to work inter-professionally and link closely with the team to achieve the best possible outcomes for the client group.

You will be a highly committed individual who can demonstrate passion and dedication to provide high quality patient care, with the support of senior nursing staff to make you a part of a skilled and competent nursing workforce. We will ensure you have the support to be able to achieve your own developmental objectives within the vision of the unit.

We are looking for self-motivated and dynamic nurses.  Post registration experience in an acute setting or neuroscience nursing is desirable but not essential.  Newly qualified nurses also welcome to apply and we will support you with a bespoke preceptorship programme.  If you are interested in working in a vibrant team we would like to hear from you.

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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

To discuss this post in greater detail or arrange an informal visit please contact:

Eliamma Koshy -Ward Manager on 01689863601 /63410/63356/63363 or Karen Elliot on 01689863363/63356or bleep 733.

Charlie Norval - Nursing Recruitment Officer