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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/12/2021.

Band 5 Staff Nurse Newly Qualified

Job Reference: 290-NNQ11

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Trustwide, London
£30,786 - £37,841 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, and The Royal Marsden 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.

Please note: As part of our continued response to COVID19 we are conducting the majority of our interviews virtually with limited face to face interviews. We require candidates to have the camera on during the interview. If you have been shortlisted and wish to have a face to face interview at one of our Trust locations please request this to the Recruiting Manager and we will do our best to facilitate your request, however this may not always be feasible.

Newly Qualified Nurses and Student Nurses Qualifying in 6 months


A great place to work

At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians of all backgrounds pushing boundaries in patient care.


You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career. Our staff included RCN Nurse of the Year, Rising Star and finalist in just one year.


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


Early in your career

We will help you develop a strong foundation to a lifelong nursing career. Our band 5 opportunities across all our specialties include outstanding development pathways, mentoring by senior nurses and great team working. Undertake a year-long preceptorship development programme while working in your chosen specialty.


There are also rotation programmes across three clinic areas over 18 months to develop your skills in a range of areas before choosing where you want to stay and develop specialist skills. This then puts you in a great position for Band 6 roles and the Trust leadership programmes.


All band 5 staff can rotate wards after six months through the internal transfer scheme, allowing you to gain experience across a number of specialties.


Imperial has specialty preceptorship programmes in critical care, midwifery, paediatrics and accident & emergency.


Development opportunities

Preceptorship is available to all newly qualified nurses and midwives, and supports the transition from student to confident practitioner and life-long learner

Please state in your application which area of specialty you would like to apply for.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameNana BoakyeJob titleRecruitment business managerEmail addressNana.Boakye@nhs.netTelephone number07557 938 689

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!


Covid-19 full vaccination is a condition of employment for this role, unless an exemption applies. The successful applicant may have contact with vulnerable service users and we will therefore seek proof of being fully vaccinated during the recruitment process

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

The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy prior to the closing date should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date. Once the vacancy that you have applied for has closed your application will be transferred to the Trac Recruitment System and you can expect emails from this site. Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. If you are shortlisted you will be contacted by email and text message (if you provide a mobile contact number).

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

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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