Staff Nurse- Neurosurgery

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
3 Dec 2019
2 Jan 2020

Job Description

An Exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Neurosurgical team at George's University NHS foundation Trust in the heart of Tooting. We are seeking motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join are established team. The Neurosurgical wards are based in the Atkinson Morley wing of the hospital, the history of which extends back to 1869 and has since become one of the most advanced Neurosurgical centres in the country, and was involved in the development of the CT scanner.

Our Neurosurgical wards Brodie and Mckissock are 30 and 21 bed respectively and provide comprehensive services covering a full range of neurosurgical conditions including simple and complex cranial and spinal conditions. We also provide a surgical service for movement disorders as well as large radiology department performing interventional procedures. We provide care to patients with a variety of needs including short and long term conditions and we are well equipped to manage acutely unwell and deteriorating patients in our fast paced dynamic working environment.

We are looking for both experienced band 5 nurses who have completed their preceptorship program looking for continuing development in a speciality, as well as newly qualified nurses looking to work towards there preceptorship. Successful candidates will demonstrate St George's University Hospitals NHS trust values – Excellent, Kind, Responsible and Respectful.

In turn we will offer you the opportunity to enrol on the trusts preceptorship program as well as taking part in the trusts band 5 development program. There are also numerous development opportunities within our department, we have pioneered a specialist programme geared specifically at neurosurgical nursing. We are also able to offer degree and masters level courses such as the acutely unwell adult course and neurosciences nursing course.

We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below.

Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email.

If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:

- The machine readable zone
- An ultra violet image
- An infra red image

As part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require at least one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.

Ref: 964990PTC

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