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Main area
Critical Care
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5
Job ref
213-CC-0126-J
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill
Town
London
Salary
AFC
Closing
Today at 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Staff Nurse-Critical Care/Intensive Care - No ICU experience required

NHS AfC: Band 5

Band 5 Staff Nurse - Intensive Care/Critical Care – NO ICU experience required

Full Time - 37.5 hrs

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust which is one of London’s four major trauma centres, are recruiting permanent, Band 5 registered nurses to join their Critical Care team (Denmark Hill site). If you have a caring and compassionate approach, and want to join a motivated, friendly and supportive team, we are keen to hear from you.

No previous experience in critical care/intensive care nursing is necessary, we require a minimum of 6 months post qualification experience in an acute ward setting.

Full training in critical care/ICU nursing is provided with the support of an established practice development team. 

The Critical Care units currently offer 69 beds across four multi-specialty units.  We provide high-quality ICU & HDU care for critically ill patients and their families across a wide range of specialties, including:

  • Liver
  • Neurosurgery/Neurology
  • Trauma
  • Orthopaedics
  • General surgery
  • Medical
  • Cardiothoracics/Cardiology
  • Renal
  • Haematology

Requirements for application include:

  • NMC registration
  • 6 months post qualification experience within an acute setting

In return for your commitment and hard work, the units actively encourages your education & development. A dedicated education team provides Band 5 nurses with a structured and proven development programme, supporting individuals gain the required skills and knowledge to become a Critical Care nurse. This comprehensive educational package includes the opportunity to undertake the Intensive Care course at King’s College London, and gain academic credits towards a BSc or MSc pathway.

Accommodation is also available to apply for through the Trust.

So, if you have considered Critical Care nursing as a career, then this could be exactly what you have been waiting for.

To discuss this further you can call us on 0333 577 3398 or apply today and a member of the recruitment team will be in touch asap.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Chandini Meka  at chandini.meka@nhs.net or call 0333 577 3398