Current vacancies at the Trust

Senior Staff Nurse - Antibody Removal

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Guys Hospital
£31,878 - £42,046 p.a inc HCA
26/03/2018 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.

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust has an excellent reputation ofproviding high quality innovativepatient care. The antibody incompatible transplant team at Guys and St Thoma' have performed over 150 transplants of this kind, making us the most experienced team and one of the biggest unit in the UK for this sort of renal transplantation. We have a strong nursing team where investment in staff development is part of the strategy for building a highly skilled workforce.

Our services also include a leading living donor transplant centre. We are looking to recruit a renal nurse who has a background in haemodialysis. Plasmapheresis experience is an advantage but not essential.

You will have extensive renal experience and be able to communicate effectively, and be highly motivated.

• You will have strong leadership skills.

• You must be an excellent role model, able to facilitate change and service improvements.

• Renal and Mentorship courses.

• Ability to inspire and develop the team.

Antibody Removal team supports nurses to develop their skills in medical nursing care, as well as their knowledge of kidney disease and incompatible renal transplantation.

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to our service and for improving our kidney patients' experience. As Senior Staff Nurse you will support the unit manager in the day to day managerial responsibilities and act-up in her/his absence. The ideal candidate will have post registration courses in Renal Nursing and Mentorship and have had exposure or experience of managerial responsibilities.

For further details or to arrange an informal visit contact :Unit Manager -  Irmen Generalao 02071889276 or Matron - Lisa Silas 02071885698

Advert closing date - 26th March 2018

Interview Date - Week commencing 16th April 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

Please contact Irmen Generalao

Unit Manager

02071889276/ 07917084532

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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