Staff Nurse Paediatrics Grand Union Ward

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

We are for looking Band 5 nurses to complement our existing nursing team working in our dynamic children’s ward. The successful applicants will join a multidisciplinary team of skilled and highly motivated staff who provide specialist Haematology and Stem Cell Transplant services along with infectious diseases.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of research. Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links.

Our focus is on developing the nursing leaders of the future. After all, what use are the best facilities if we don’t have the best people to work with them? We offer strong support networks for preceptorship, mentorship and professional development to ensure you get the very best from your career with us. We are committed to ensuring that staff have a positive work experience that enables and supports them to provide the best possible care for children who use our services

We are committed to the professional development of our staff and provide a variety of educational and training opportunities. You will be supported by a team of Clinical Nurse Educators and we promise that we will guide your development. Your development will be tailored to meet your needs and the needs of the service. Our wealth of experience is supported by exciting and innovative education that is classroom and ward based.

On Grand Union ward where you would be working we have a 14 bedded Unit which has admitting capacity and is also a tertiary referral unit. Our Children’s department provides paediatric intensive and high dependency care together with specialist haematology/BMT and infectious diseases, allergy, ophthalmology, dental and a broad range of medical and surgical services to our local population.

We pride ourselves on our close working relationship with the Children’s Critical Care Service, Children’s Emergency Department, Children’s Community Nursing Teams and the Children’s Ambulatory Care Unit based at the Hammersmith Hospital. We have a strong ethos of inter-professional team working.

Imperial College Healthcare NHS trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and in partnership with imperial college London is one of the UK 's first academic health science centres (AHSCs). The creation of the AHSC is a major advance for patient care, clinical teaching and scientific invention and innovation.

We strive for excellence ambition and innovation and are passionate about the quality of care we deliver to our patients. We are interested in people who can be developed along the Trusts core values of Respect, Innovation, Care, Achievement and Pride. We encourage everyone at the Trust to work together as part of Team Imperial to ensure we achieve the best in everything we do - now and in the future.

Take the opportunity to be part of our dedicated team where innovation and the desire to make a difference is key.