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Staff Nurse - Interventional Radiology

Band 5

Main area
CLIMP - Radiology
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
196-NM5628
Employer
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Cross-site
Town
London
Salary
£27,627.60 - £35,529.60 p.a inc HCA
Closing
25/11/2018 23:59
Interview date
10/12/2018

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.



Are you interested in becoming a Staff Nurse in a rapidly expanding Interventional Radiology Department at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust?

We are offering a fantastic career opportunity in an exciting, forward thinking environment.

Located in the centre of London, Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) has one of the largest Imaging departments in the UK providing a wide range of clinical support services to all other Directorates. There is an emphasis on obtaining cutting edge equipment and the introduction of new clinical techniques giving Imaging at GSTT a reputation of being at the forefront of innovative radiological interventions.

The Interventional Radiology departments run a fully staffed weekday service with varying shift patterns across three sites and provide cover for our 24 hour on call service including weekends and bank holidays.

The nursing team is looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Nurse to join the Department of Interventional Radiology at GSTT. The successful candidate will make an important contribution to the care and management of both inpatients and outpatients requiring diagnostic or interventional procedures in an acute Trust setting. The individual will work closely with the Band 6 Senior Staff Nurse, Sister/Charge Nurse and Matron to promote continued development of the service to deliver a high standard of care and positive patient experience whilst being responsive to the needs of other clinical directorates within GSTT.

We can offer to expand your clinical expertise in areas including assisting during and recovery of patients undergoing Interventional Radiology Procedure i.e. Angiogram / Angioplasty & Arterial Stenting, Esophageal Dilatation and Stenting, Embolization; CT guided Radio Frequency Ablation, and the care of paediatric patients in the Evelina Children’s Hospital Cardiac Cath Lab. You will be expected to provide clinical support, teaching and role modeling within the clinical area to nursing and radiography students. We have established close links with London Health Education Institutes including Kings College London and can offer various options for post registration study.

The applicant must be a registered nurse and demonstrate commitment to their own personal development and show keen interest in the future development of the profession and Interventional Radiology.

If you are highly motivated, keen to develop your skills and are committed to the delivery of high quality patient care this is an ideal opportunity for you to grow and develop within the radiology setting.

Closing date for all applications: 25th November 2018

Interview date: 10th December 2018

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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

Ann Marie Croft,
Sister
Interventional Radiology
02071885477                                                                                       e-mail: ann.croft@gstt.nhs.uk

Dennis Te,                                                                                                    Charge Nurse                                                                                  Interventional Radiology                                                             02071889485

mail: dennis.te@gstt.nhs.uk

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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