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Clinical Nurse Specialist - Parkinsons

Job Reference: 196-NM7170

Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Guys and St Thomas NHS Trust, London
£45,780 - £51,393 p.a inc HCA (pro-rata)

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.

Are you an experienced neurology nurse seeking to develop your career in Parkinson’s Nursing. Do you enjoy supporting patients with long term health conditions?

We are looking for a B7 Clinical Nurse Specialist to join our Parkinson’s service here at Guy’s and St Thomas’. You will be joining a forward thinking multidisciplinary team providing specialist nursing support, education, healthcare liaison, and high quality of care to all people affected by Parkinson’s in specialist clinics. We are looking for a nurse with experience of Parkinson’s, you will be supported by the Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Parkinson’s and will be provided with training and development opportunities to fulfill the role. The team is part of a large neurology specialist nurses team covering a variety of neurological conditions, providing a vast amount of experience and knowledge to share learning and opportunities. There will be opportunities to teach and develop your own research interests, together with opportunities to attend national and international conferences.

Closing Date: 25th October 2020

Interview Date: 11th November 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameStella GayJob titleAdvanced Nurse PractitionerEmail contact information

Informal discussions are strongly encouraged. Please contact Stella Gay (ANP Parkinson’s) or Michelle Knapper (Neurosciences Matron)



Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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