Staff Nurse

Job ID: 796169
Location: London
Category: Health
Salary: 26,554 to 34,495 pa inc negotiable
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Job Reference: 200-ROHJD-723234-AA-A

Employer:St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustDepartment:Haematology and OncologyLocation:St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, LondonSalary:26,554 to 34,495 pa inc

St. George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the regional specialist care provider for south west London, Surrey and beyond. The trust provides a high quality, comprehensive range of health services from leading edge tertiary and trauma care to community services, delivered from 2 hospital sites, St.George's Hospital in Tooting and Queen Mary's Hospital in Roehampton, and from St John's Therapy Centre, 11 health centres and clinics, schools, nursing homes and people's own homes. The trust also manages the healthcare service at HMP Wandsworth. With national and regional referrals added to our local 3.5m catchment, we serve a population of around 5m. We employ around 8,000 staff.
Are you looking for a new exciting challenge? Gordon Smith ward is looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and caring staff nurse. This is a great opportunity to develop your skills and gain experience and knowledge of this group of patients. We provide in - house training, and you will have the opportunity to acquire skills in intravenous therapy, cannulation and chemotherapy administration, through the close links with Kingston University and the Royal Marsden Hospital.

Gordon Smith is a new 19 bedded Haematology and Oncology inpatient ward caring for the complex needs of this patient group. The ward has a mixture of chemotherapy inpatients, sickle cell patients and patient requiring supportive care through their treatment. The successful candidate will join a supportive, friendly team who are committed to providing excellent care for their patients.

Please read the job description carefully to ensure that you meet the experience criteria.

If you are shortlisted and invited to interview please, note that you will be expected to complete a drugs calculation test as part of the recruitment process.

We are looking for people to fill full time permanent posts and to cover a fixed term year Maternity leave.

Please note, this post is not suitable for newly qualified nurses.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Helen Dewhurst, Senior Sister or Lucy Grant, Junior Sister at ,

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 or via NHS Jobs.

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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:Full Time 37.5 hours per weekPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:5Staff Group:Nursing & Midwifery RegisteredSpecialty/Function:Haematology and Oncology

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Apply for this jobClosing Date:17/08/2017

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