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Senior Staff Nurse

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Day Surgery
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
196-NM6343
Employer
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Guy's & St Thomas'
Town
London
Salary
£36,481.20 - £44,044 p.a inc. HCA
Closing
Today at 23:59

Guy’s and St Thomas’ is among the UK’s busiest and most successful NHS foundation trusts. We provide a full range of hospital and community services for people in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham, as well as specialist care for patients from further afield including cancer, renal, orthopaedic and cardiovascular services.

Guy’s is home to the largest dental school in Europe and a £160 million Cancer Centre opened in 2016. As part of our commitment to provide care closer to home, in 2017 we also opened a cancer centre and a kidney treatment centre at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup. St Thomas’ has one of the largest critical care units in the UK and one of the busiest emergency departments in London. It is also home to Evelina London Children’s Hospital.

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.



We are looking for experienced Senior Staff Nurses/B6 to join our busy and dynamic Day Surgery team on both Guy's & St Thomas' sites. Our Units support a variety of specialities including Breast, Gynaecology, Plastics, Hand Trauma, Urology, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Pain Management and ENT.

Guy's Day Surgery Unit consists of 5 theatres,  recovery & admissions/discharge.

St Thomas' Day Surgery Unit consists of 6 theatres, recovery & admissions/discharge.

If you are keen to add to your existing knowledge and are committed to the development and enhancement of quality care then this is an excellent opportunity for you.

We can provide training and support to develop your existing knowledge and skills in each aspect of Day Surgery.

Personal and professional growth  is encouraged and you will be able to join the Directorate's Clinical Academy for professional development.  In addition you will be eligible to apply for a range of opportunities in the Trust's Nursing Nightingale Academy which has a strong focus on education and career development.

 Closing date : 15th September 2019

Interview Date : 15th October 2019

 

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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

For further details or an informal visit please contact

Fiona Nimmo fiona.nimmo@gstt.nhs.uk

Matron

02071881730/88147

 

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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