Staff Nurse - Emergency Services (UCH) - London

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
London (Greater)
12 Feb 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Main area
Emergency ServicesGrade
Band 5Contract
Full time 37.5 hours per weekJob ref

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)Town
£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”.

Emergency Assessment Unit UCLH Emergency Services is one of the busiest in London. Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links.We are currently recruiting Band 5 staff nurses for our Emergency Assessment Unit The Emergency Assessment Unit is an adult inpatient area providing assessment, care and treatment to patients transferred from the Emergency Department.This area also comprises the Ambulatory Care Clinic which provides a consultant led service accessed by the Emergency Department, GP’s and other speciality teams. The Ambulatory Care nurse works independently providing initial assessment and urgent treatment.We have a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to join our friendly and dedicated emergency nursing team. This is a particularly exciting time for our Emergency Department; we are mid-way through a £21.7 million re-development of our department – which will provide a world class environment for emergency care, situated right in the centre of London.We are looking for enthusiastic multi skilled staff with experience in acute and/or emergency care who will thrive in a busy, fast-paced environment. This will be an excellent opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills required to manage acute medical and surgical patients within a highly skilled multi-disciplinary team. Our team is enhanced by Consultant nurses, advanced nurse practitioners who are available to support both clinically and professionally.The ideal candidates will be dynamic and forward thinking with a progressive approach to enhancing patient care within urgent emergency and acute care services. UCLH Nurses are highly regarded and sought after by other hospitals, so working with us provides you with a great platform for a successful and fulfilling nursing career. We are recognised for our safe staffing levels, friendly and motivated nurse-led teams, education and in-house training and high patient satisfaction. We are, however, only as good as the individuals that we employ. This is why we look after our staff and why we want to meet you. Rotational posts within Emergency Services and Acute Medicine will be considered.
Please see below forthcoming interview/assessment days which have been planned in advance;

22nd January
30th January

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 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 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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