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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/04/2021.

Band 6 Imaging Junior Sister

Job Reference: 290-DI-0165

Employer:
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
Imaging
Location:
Charing Cross Hospital, London
Salary:
£37,638 - £44,780 pa inc

Fulfil your potential in hospitals that make history:

Charing Cross, Hammersmith, St Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea and Western Eye.

With five world-renowned hospitals, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is full of opportunity if you are looking to develop your healthcare career.

We are an NHS Trust of approximately 14,000 people, providing care for over a million and a half patients from north west London and beyond every year. We have a rich heritage and an ambitious vision for the future of our patients and local communities.

With our partners, Imperial College London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, we form Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, one of 6 academic health science centres in the UK, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education.

We are proud of our heritage in innovation and we are early adopters of new insights in technologies, techniques and treatments for improving health.


We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is passionate about working in this innovative and fast paced environment.

Do you have 2 years or more experience in a critical care setting and at least one years’ experience in Radiology Nursing?

Do you enjoy the technical aspects of nursing and are enthusiastic about providing high quality of patient care?

Can you work effectively with multi-professional teams and demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills?

If the answer is YES then this is the role is for you!

We offer an exciting opportunity for an experienced Nurse to take up the role as Sister/Charge Nurse at Interventional Radiology in Charing Cross Hospital.

Charing Cross Hospital is one of the major neuro science centers in London and one of the two organisations which offer 24/7 Thrombectomy services. Is highly specialized in both general interventional procedures as well as neurointerventional procedures. The department offers great opportunity in learning from the most basics procedures such as biopsies and drainages, to the most complex treatment of cerebral aneurysm, ischemic stroke, ureteric stenting and embolisations treatment. It also provides the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge in the recovery of post-anesthetic patients and Level 2 care, offering an umbrella of learning and development of opportunities.

Charing Cross interventional radiology department has a world renowned reputation for research, trial of new vibrant devices, as well as chairing the last two International Thrombectomy symposiums. The department also participates in quality improvement projects allowing staff to develop their ideas and empowering everyone to work together to become experts on the field.

The band 6 sister / charge nurse will play an integral part in leading the team according to our trust values and ensuring the delivery of high quality patient care within this innovative environment. With such a wide variety of specialist services there is ample opportunity to gain valuable managerial skills; providing a firm foundation for your career. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to make a difference to this service.

The team works in conjunction with radiologists, radiographic staff and anaesthetists providing care for complex patients across all imaging modalities including Angio, CT, Ultrasound, MRI, and Recovery.

 

What can we do for you?

We provide a comprehensive orientation program along with in house training, foundation courses, coaching and leadership training. You will build skills and knowledge on surgical scrubbing, circulating and recovery skills. You will gain valuable experience in Endovascular work, microwave ablation, MRgFUS fibroids, Prostate embolisations, Thrombectomy, embolisation of aneurysm and other highly specialised treatments. You will have the support of a clinical educator, clinical nurse specialists and a friendly and supportive team environment.

If you are looking to further your nursing career; enjoy working in a busy and innovative environment, possess excellent communication and organisational skills, keen to work alongside multi-professional teams, then this could be just the job you have been searching for. Informal visits welcome or please email senior nurse for further information.

 

The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy early should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date. Please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible.

We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will aim to consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Irina Anemona Samoila-Samuel, Senior Nurse – irina.samoila@nhs.net- 02033111866/ 02033130770




At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include opportunities for career development, flexible working and wellbeing, plus a staff recognition scheme. Also, take advantage of optional benefits including the cycle to work and car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

All of our hospitals have quick transport access to the Westfield shopping and leisure centre, the West End and a range of local bars, cafes and restaurants - ideal for team socials!

IMPORTANT:

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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