King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.Paediatric Short Stay Unit: Staff Nurse Band 5
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in South East London is a large teaching hospital and is at the forefront of academic and nursing excellence. We are looking to recruit a band 5 staff nurse for our Paediatric Short stay Unit in the Variety Children’s Hospital @ Kings
Paediatric Short Stay is a 6 bedded unit which works closely with the paediatric emergency department in serving the local population and also takes referrals from local GPs. Children are admitted for up to 48 hours for acute medical and surgical illnesses.
We are currently seeking an enthusiastic band 5 paediatric nurse. If you would like to become part of a team delivering excellent care and take advantage of many opportunities available to you, we would like to meet you. We offer a competency based framework of development with support from our practice development team. We can offer you excellent educational opportunities from in house study courses to post graduate education through Kings College London University and London South Bank University.
As a role model within the ward team, you must be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills. You must also have the proven ability to support other team members.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Ward Sister -Ludmilla Sawyer on Apply
/5503 or email Apply
or Laura Duffell – Matron ext 36271 or Apply IMPORTANT
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