Staff Nurse - Lady Ann Allerton - London

Recruiter
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
13 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Main area
Neurosurgery (NHNN)Grade
Band 5Contract
PermanentHours
Full time 37.5 hours per weekJob ref
309-NAT5SHB034-RA-M

Site
National Hospital for Neurology and NeurosurgeryTown
LondonSalary
£26,554 - £34,495 per annum inclusiveClosing
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At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.
We want you to come to UCLH, and stay at UCLH; all of our staff have been involved in developing our values.
We believe that UCLH is a better place for patients and staff alike. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.
UCLH has two major strategic projects underway. On Grafton Way, we are building a facility which will be home to one of only two high energy NHS proton beam therapy centres, Europe’s largest centre for the treatment of blood disorders and a hyper modern surgery service. Close by on Huntley Street we are developing the new Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals. Replacing the current hospitals on Grays’ Inn Road, this development will mean we can provide multidisciplinary care to our dental and ENT patients in a modern environment. Our Grafton Way facility is due to open in 2020, with Huntley Street opening in 2019.
NHS staff survey results from 2016, UCLH has been named one of the ten best performing non-specialist trusts against the following statement: “If a friend of relative needed treatment I would be happy with the standard of care provided by this organisation”.


The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery Neuroscience Team are seeking enthusiastic and motivated Band 5 staff Nurses to work on our Neurosurgical wards. This includes our private ward which caters for neurology patients as well and neurosurgical patients in single side rooms and has many patients from overseas as well as across the United Kingdom.The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery is the United Kingdom’s oldest and largest dedicated neurological and neurosurgical hospital. We are part of University College London Hospitals NHS foundation Trust and we are linked with the University College London (UCL) Institute of Neurology, City and Southbank University’s. Together we are a major international centre for neuroscience training and research.The neurosurgical wards provide a comprehensive service covering the full range of neurological conditions including all cranial, simple and complex spinal conditions. It specialises in surgery for epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. There is an excellent team of radiologists and vascular neurologists performing interventional procedures. The theatre department comprises of 6 theatres, including Interventional Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Angio suite. We provide care for short stay, acutely unwell and deteriorating patients. It is a fast paced and dynamic working environment with ample development opportunities. We will be opening higher observation beds on the neurosurgical wards. It is an exciting time to be involved with an expanding team and develop services to improve patient outcomes.We are looking for experienced and newly qualified band 5 nurses who have completed their preceptorship course in a ward area or are willing to work towards their precetorship. The successful candidates will have excellent communication skills and an ability to put their patients at the centre of care demonstrating kindness and patience.In turn we will offer you the ability to advance your skills and aim to provide you with a high standard of training in the clinical area and through our mentorship programme, clinical practice development team, clinical nurse specialists and from Southbank and City higher education institutions. The National Hospital has a wide range of educational, research and career pathways and we offer you the chance to work in an area which is pioneering


We offer our permanent staff an interest free season ticket loan for travel, a subsidised social club including gym, free independent and confidential support for all staff, large retail discounts, cycle to work scheme and on-site accommodation to name a few… for more information on our staff benefits please see attached poster.
We recognise, reward and thank colleagues by nominating them for our annual Celebrating Excellence Awards, which are funded by UCLH Charity.
We are also members of www.mytrustbenefits.co.uk/ which offers discounts on high street retail stores, offers on travel deals, and also to take advantage of cash back schemes.
This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.
Please note that all correspondence regarding your application will be via email. The emails will be sent to you via TRAC.jobs and not via NHS Jobs, we encourage you to check your inbox regularly.
Please note that if you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the closing date of the advert to assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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