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.
The NICU offers a wide range of services both to the local diverse community and national specialist neonatal services. As well as being a referral unit for premature babies, we accept specialist referrals for abdominal, neurological and eye surgery and for the world-wide celebrated liver service at King’s. We work hand in hand with the internationally renowned Harris Birthright Centre to deliver highly specialised care to vulnerable newborns and holistic care to the family. We also provide a supportive environment with a diverse staff mix focused on professional development and advancement. We are a very busy unit but our strong team work ethos enables all staff to develop and learn new skills.Sister/Charge nurseBand 6, full and part time (minimum 23 hours per week) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
If you are interested in gaining knowledge and skills caring for surgical neonates and are ready for a challenge- then King’s NICU would like you to join our dynamic intensivist team. We are looking for enthusiastic Band 6 nurses who are able to work alongside our highly reputable multidisciplinary team and co-ordinate the demands of this fast moving clinical area. Band 6 candidates for this position must possess a current NMC registration, be qualified in speciality up to ICU level and possess a mentorship qualification.
In addition we require enthusiastic team leaders to manage our Special Care and High Dependency nurseries with a commitment to advancing the developmental care aspect of the nursing team. SCBU/HDU Band 6 shift leaders need to be qualified in speciality up to at least HDU module level, have completed their mentorship training and have current NMC registration.
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