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Staff Nurse - Dermatology Surgery Laser Unit

Band 5

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Dermatological Surgery and Laser Unit
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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Guy's Cancer Centre, Outpatient O1
£27,627.60 - £35,529.60 p.a inc HCA
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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.

Staff Nurse - For Dermatological Surgery Laser Unit (Monday – Friday)

Guys and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust delivers high quality cancer care and works as part of the King's Health Partners Cancer Centre and London Cancer Alliance to continually develop cancer services in South London.

Our Dermatological Surgery and Laser Unit provides a highly specialised surgical technique known as mohs micrographic surgery to remove non melanoma skin cancer on the face and body.

We perform biopsies and minor surgery for a number of dermatological conditions as well as provide nurse led services for skin cancer. Our specialist team of nurses and doctors also work with lasers for conditions such as vascular lesions and scars. You will have the opportunity to assist in surgery in an outpatient setting as well as practice complex wound care and become an expert on skin cancer prevention.

Applications are welcome from Band 5 Nurses who are enthusiastic and have the ability to consistently deliver high quality patient care. You must be able to show your commitment and be willing to adapt to this challenging role and support change as we transform and expand our service.

The successful applicant must demonstrate commitment, leadership, organisational and interpersonal skills and be suited to the dynamic pace of these very busy services. It is essential to have a genuine interest in dermatology and skin cancer treatments and have post-grad experience. You will be expected to deliver a high quality nursing service, providing specialist care and management to patients and their families throughout their diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer. The ability to prioritise your work and be flexible in your approach is essential to this role.

We can offer a dynamic working environment with an excellent record of commitment to continuous professional development. If you are interested in joining this highly specialised service and would like more information on the post/s or an informal visit please contact:

Sister Rosanna Degala by phoning 02071886284


Closing Date: 21st January 2019

Interview Date: 31st January 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

Sister Rosanna Degala by phoning 02071886284 email

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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