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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/02/2021.

Paediatric Nurse

Job Reference: 197-RF9486

Employer:
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust
Department:
Paediatrics
Location:
Lewisham Hospital, Lewisham
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum pro rata plus HCAS

Lewisham and Greenwich Trust provides hospital and community services for more than 666,000 people across south east London. We put patients at the heart of everything we do, which is reflected in the positive feedback we receive. We are a friendly and dynamic place to work, with high levels of job satisfaction and excellent transport links serving our two hospitals – University Hospital Lewisham and Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Greenwich.

We are seeking dedicated, motivated people to help us provide high quality care to our local communities. In return for your hard work, we offer well-established, structured mentoring and staff development packages to support you in your role.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post, you are agreeing to Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are appointed to a post information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system


The Children's Day Care Unit has a vacancy for a Band 5 Nurse to make a positive contribution to the care of babies, children and young people up to the age of 16 years who are undergoing a variety of day case procedures.

The 15 bedded unit provides a welcoming and child friendly atmosphere for children undergoing a variety of surgical and ENT procedures as well as medical day cases including top up blood transfusions, Infliximab and Pamindronate infusions, allergy testing, scans and blood tests.

There would be an expectation for the successful candidate to play an active role in the pre assessment service for all children undergoing surgery.

We are looking for a suitable applicant who has had minimum 6 months experience working on a general paediatric ward/ED. We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic person who is a good team player with excellent communication skills to help us provide high quality care for our local communities.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameSusy Logan/Wendy VidlerJob titleWard SisterEmail addresssusy.logan@nhs.netTelephone number0208 333 3000 ext 8597Additional contact information

For more details or to arrange an informal visit please contact Susy Logan/Wendy Vidler on 0208 333 3000 ex 8597




Please note that the as part of the application process, you may need to complete a short values based pre-application question. Your responses to the question will impact on whether or not you are able to successfully continue with your application. Please have a look on our website to find out more information before you start the pre-application question. If you are unsuccessful with the pre-application question, it means that you are not in harmony with our values. We thank you for your interest in Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust.

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