Consultant Nurse in Advanced Clinical Practice - London

St George’s University Hospitals
London (Greater)
£63,134 - £75,637/Year
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Main area
Band 8cContract
Full Time 37.5 hours per weekJob ref

St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, London, SW17 0QTTown
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St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the regional specialist care provider for south west London, Surrey and beyond. The trust provides a high quality, comprehensive range of health services from leading edge tertiary and trauma care to community services.
With national and regional referrals added to our local 3.5m catchment, we serve a population of around 5m.
Co-located with St George’s, University of London and with both organisations now in a formal strategic alliance with King’s Health Partners, the trust delivers with its partners high quality research and education both of which contribute to the healthcare provision of tomorrow.
Acute and tertiary health services are delivered from over 1,000 beds across two sites, by around 8,000 staff.
St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a major acute hospital that offers very specialist care for complex injuries and illnesses, including trauma, neurology, cardiac care, renal transplantation, cancer care and stroke. It has a helipad which opened in spring 2014 and the work of its emergency department can currently be seen on Channel 4’s ‘24 Hours in A&E’ programme. The hospital also provides all the usual care you would expect from a local NHS district general hospital.
We also provide services at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton. These include outpatient rapid diagnostic and treatment facilities, a minor injuries unit, limb fitting services and 70 elderly, intermediate care and rehabilitation beds.
As well as hospital services, we provide a wide variety of specialist, maternity and community services to children, adults, older people and people with learning disabilities. These services are provided from St John’s Therapy Centre, 11 health centres and clinics, schools, nursing homes and people’s own homes. The trust also manages the healthcare service at HMP Wandsworth.

Band 8c – Consultant Nurse / Practitioner for Advanced Clinical Practice
Emergency Department

This is an exciting new post created in response to our clinical services strategy. We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and highly motivated nurse or AHP to work in our senior team to lead the development of an Advanced Clinical Practitioner workforce. The responsibilities of this post are supported by the principles of advanced practice - clinical expertise, leadership, education and research.

You will have extensive experience of working in an advanced practice role and have achieved a recognised qualification in this area. You will have a high degree of autonomy in leading this work and need experience of implementing clinical change. In addition to managing a case load of complex patients within the Emergency Department the role will work closely with University partners to link education, research and evidence based practice. The post is supported academically by the Joint Faculty, St George’s University of London and Kingston University.

You will be working in a busy and dynamic ED seeing 160, 000 patients a year. We have an excellent record in innovation and a strong research profile. Whether you are an experienced Consultant Nurse or Practitioner looking for a new challenge or excited about taking on a new role we can offer excellent opportunities for personal development, and mentorship and support will be provided.

The assessment / interview process will take place toward the end of January 2018.

We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below. Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email or via NHS Jobs.If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:- The machine readable zone - An ultra violet image - An infra red imageAs part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require at least one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.