Current vacancies at the Trust

Clinical Nurse Specialist - Tissue Viability

Band 7

Main area
Inpatient Services
Band 7
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
£38,035 - £48,256 p.a inc HCA
08/07/2018 23:59
Interview date

Tissue Viability Clinical Nurse Specialist
Band 7

An opportunity has arisen for a Tissue Viability Clinical Nurse Specialist. This post has been established to support the delivery of safe and effective services for patients with tissue viability needs within the community services.


The Tissue Viability team provides an expert service across Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and community services. Monitoring and driving down pressure ulcer incidence is the key priority and this post holder will be working closely with clinical teams; community and corporate nursing to drive forward zero tolerance of pressure ulcers.


If you are hardworking, committed and passionate about making a difference, and want to be part of a dynamic team; and can bring the requisite skills with you and be part of the quality improvement agenda for our patients then we look forward to hearing from you.


Relevant clinical experience, a relevant healthcare associated 1st degree, Leg Ulcer Course and a current driving license are essential for this post.


Closing date: Sunday 8th July 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 25th July 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

Caroline Hunter

Senior Tissue Viability Nurse 07918 338672 or email

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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