Junior Sister Charge Nurse Interventional Radiology/Imaging

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have exciting opportunities for Band 6 nurses to join our friendly and dynamic Interventional Radiology Nursing team.

This post is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and energetic professional with excellent nursing skills. This is a career boosting prospect for an individual who is seeking to take the next step in developing managerial skills.

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, with specialist centres for Major Trauma, Renal Transplant, Respiratory Medicine, Hyper-acute Stroke, Cardiology, Paediatrics and Gestational Trophoblastic disease. Based in North West London, our hospitals - Charing Cross, Hammersmith, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea, St Mary’s and The Western Eye provide services for nearly two million people.

We provide a comprehensive orientation programme with the opportunity to rotate to all three sites as part of your development. We offer in house training, foundation courses, coaching and leadership training. You will have the support of a clinical educator in a friendly team environment which values nursing staff.

As well as providing you with a comprehensive orientation, development and educational opportunities, we will also provide full training to enable you to complete the Unit’s Competency Programme.

Our small, supportive nursing team offers a unique combination of technical and high dependency nursing skills. It provides opportunities to work across all imaging modalities including Angio, CT, Ultrasound, MRI, Trauma and Recovery.

Interventional Radiology/Imaging
As one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, our Interventional departments offer a full range of diagnostic and interventional imaging services across three major hospitals in West London - Hammersmith, St Marys and Charing Cross. All have a reputation for providing high quality, compassionate care whilst also being at the forefront of research and clinical innovation. We strive for excellence, ambition and innovation and are passionate about the quality of care we deliver to our patients.

Currently, the departments open on Monday to Friday. As part of this role nursing teams provide an after-hours on-call service during the week and at weekends. As the service expands, working hours will change to reflect the increasing demand of the service.

If you are looking to further your nursing career; enjoy working in a busy and innovative environment, possess excellent communication and organisational skills; keen to work alongside, multi-professional teams, then this could be just the job you have been searching for.