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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/05/2021.

Senior Staff Nurse - Orthopaedics

Job Reference: J223-A-21-1729

The London Clinic
£38,906 - £43,590

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Staff Nurse to join our Orthopaedics & Spinal Surgery Unit based within The London Clinic’s main hospital in Central London, W1G 6BW (close to Regents Park & Baker Street tube stations), with an inclusive salary range on offer of £38,906 - £43,590 per annum.

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest private hospitals, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. We have circa 1300 employees, and our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 130 beds and 10 theatres. 

Our Orthopaedics & Spinal Unit is located on 6th floor of the main building, conveniently adjacent to the physiotherapy and hydrotherapy department. The ward has 20 beds and our specialist team’s work together to provide assessment, diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of Orthopaedics & Spinal conditions.


Job Description

The postholder will facilitate the provision of a co-ordinated, high quality inpatient service to patients in consultation with the inpatient manager.

  • Job Type: Permanent and Full Time
  • Shifts: 37.5 hours per week (Days, Nights & Weekends)
  • Benefits package: We offer a comprehensive package including a contributory pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 33days annual leave (inclusive), as well as a wide range of other benefits.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • To be able to work autonomously and also as part of a team.
  • To provide efficient, effective and evidence-based nursing care to patients at the Clinic.
  • To be competent in the recognition of life threatening/emergencies and act appropriately.
  • To organise workload in line with clinical priorities

Skills & Experience

  • RGN with valid NMC Registration
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Orthopaedics or Spinal surgery
  • Sound and evidence-based knowledge in general nursing skills as well as Orthopaedic and Spinal surgery care.
  • Orthopaedic or Spinal course qualifications desirable


We are an organisation that has charitable status, and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

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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