Location: South East London
Salary: £26,554 to £34,495 per annum
Description: Are you looking for a challenge but within a supportive and caring team?
Within an organisation that really cares about its staff and patients?
Are you looking to develop a career in a world leading centre for Trauma and Neurosciences?
We currently have opportunities for Staff Nurses based at Denmark Hill - London. The Neuroscience nursing care at King's enables you to apply A&P to each patients care to truly understand how best to help them recover that is truly patient centred.
Person Specification: All newly qualified Staff Nurses enter the hospitals Neuroscience course accredited with the London University and the Institute of Neuroscience. This also involves teaching, study time and a rotation through the 9 Neurosurgery, Neuromedicine, Hyper Acute Stroke, Neuro HDU and rehab wards as well as a well know excellent preceptorship programme.
Experienced Staff Nurses complete mentorship and the post graduate Neuroscience Nursing Modules. All staff have a mentor and PDN who support you to achieve your career development.
Their tertiary Neuroscience Wards provide care for patients from all over the UK, London and Kent. We perform 3000 neurosurgical operations a year and you experience the very best in tertiary Neuroscience. You will be well supported by a highly visible senior nursing team, PDN's and Clinical Nurse Specialists.
The state of the art clinical and academic campus at the Hospital provides the most innovative care backed by pioneering research. They are supported by state of the art theatres, 5 ITU's and the trauma helipad.
The hospital offer individual support and a great team to help you settle in your new post and work through and achieve your competencies and career goals.
Benefits: 27 days' annual leave. This increases to 29 days and 33 days after five and 10 years of NHS service, NHS pension scheme. The package is worth almost 20% of pay overall and includes an inflation-linked pension payable for life, life assurance and flexible working.
The hospital are also pleased to offer an interest free loan of £2000 for relocation expenses to any staff that require it, repayable over the first 12 months of their contract at the Trust