Current vacancies at the Trust

Staff Nurse - Community Inpatients Unit

Band 5

Main area
Adult Community Services
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
196-NM4413
Employer
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Community
Town
London
Salary
£26,554 - £34,495 p.a inc HCA
Closing
29/06/2017 23:59

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.



Community Nursing has three inpatient units- Minnie Kidd House, Pulross, Amputee rehabilitation unit.

Staff Nurse Band 5 – Community inpatient Services - We have vacancy in Pulross and Minnie Kidd House, you can apply and specify which unit you would like to be interviewed for or discuss at interview and decide where you would like to go. If you wish to join Amputee Rehab Unit you may be interviewed for this area and placed on a waiting list for when a vacancy may arise

Now is a fantastic time to join Community Nursing, we are currently implementing lots of exciting changes and new roles. There are more initiatives for patients to rehabilitate for earlier discharge.

Minnie Kidd House

A 28 bedded specialist unit offering a homely, caring environment. We provide specialized nursing care for patients with complex needs such as Tracheostomy
care, neurology, diabetic management and end of life care. We are based in Lambeth, This role provides an opportunity for a band 5 nurse to develop leadership skills and team work.

We care for complex, intense and unpredictable medical and nursing needs over a 24 hour period. The team is supported by 2 Consultant Physicians and excellent medicines management support by the pharmacist, with input from other specialist services. For more information please contact, Lisa Clarke, Sister on 02030495820.

Pulross

The Pulross Intermediate Care Centre is located in central Brixton. This is an award winning building which has 20 beds and a robust multidisciplinary team led by nurses.

The unit comprises of 14 intermediate rehabilitation bed where patients admitted must have clear identifiable Rehabilitation goals the primary function of Pulross are the following

• Avoid admissions to hospitals
• Rehabilitation post acute admission
• Prevention into early admission into long term care
In September 2016 the unit opened 6 Level 2b neuro rehabiliation beds which is part of the KHP South East London Neuro Rehabilitation Service ( SELNRS ). This is an exciting opportunity to work as part an excellent MDT in the field of neurorehabilitation.

For more information please contact, Rommel Javier, Charge Nurse on 0203 049 5520

The Amputee Rehabilitation Unit (ARU)

A 12 bedded unit, located at the Lambeth Community Care Centre, Kennington. Our health care professionals provide specialist rehabilitation for Adults who have undergone major amputation. The ward is nurse led working closely with an excellent MDT and supported by a Rehabilitation and Medical Consultant . For more information please contact, Paul Dunne, Charge Nurse on 0203 049 6912

The post holders foor these posts will be responsible for the assessment, planning and provision of nursing care, advice and carry out nursing procedures, providing expert nursing care.

The role will involve

• Deliver patient care whilst supporting other members of the multi disciplinary team in this area.
• Provide mentorship to junior nurses
• Effectively communicate treatment and care planning with patient/family/carers
• Promote high quality care and the development of the service
• Provide a seamless, high quality service from referral through to assessment, diagnosis, treatment and review.
•Participate in key developments relating to the unit so that high quality patient focused services are promoted teaching and contributing to learning environments and staff development
• Act as a mentor / assessor
• Medicines management

For a more thorough explanation of the role please view the Job Description attached.

If you are experienced, clinically up to date and would like work with our community nursing teams during this exciting time, then we would like to hear from you !

For further information about these vacancies, please contact Karen Jackson on karen.jackson@gstt.nhs.uk


Assessment date 7th July 2017

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

Karen Jackson on karen.jackson@gstt.nhs.uk

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.