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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/12/2021.

Junior Sister - Plastic Surgery

Job Reference: J223-A-21-2527

The London Clinic
£40,909 - £50,468 per annum

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Sister / Charge Nurse (Band 6/F Grade) to join our Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery Unit based at 22 Devonshire Place (London, W1G 6JA) with an inclusive salary range on offer of £40,909 - £50,468 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, a total of 8 premises, and we are dedicated to providing the best, personalised healthcare. Our Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery Unit comprises of 16 rooms all with en-suite facilities. We provide surgical care to patients with a range of diagnostics from the different specialties, including Plastics and Reconstructive, Breast Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Inpatient ENT and Ophthalmology as well as Investigative Procedures.


Job Description

As a Sister/Charge Nurse, you will assist the manager in ensuring the department is efficiently and effectively managed at all times, and be responsible for delivery of the highest standards of care and services.

  • Job Type: This is a full-time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week.
  • Shifts: Long Days & Nights including Weekends.
  • Salary: The attractive salary range for this role is £40,909 - £50,468 per annum (Inclusive), and will be dependent upon skills and experience.
  • Benefits package: We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 33 day’s annual leave (inclusive), season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Undertake a case load of patients, planning, implementing and evaluating care needs whilst providing individualised patient care of the highest standard.
  • Provide leadership and motivation and promote high standards of Plastic and Reconstructive surgical nursing practice.
  • Supervise staff in the delivery of care, as well as identify, develop and support staff training needs.
  • Plan staff duty rotas to ensure economical, effective staff patient allocation whilst including internal rotation.
  • Contribute to the planning and implementation of the department budget and business plan as well as participation in Audit and Incident management.


Skills & Experience

  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC pin.
  • Post registration experience of Plastic & Reconstructive surgery nursing.
  • Working in breast care management would be desirable.
  • Experience in supervision of trained staff and students with the ability to motivate others to promote the ongoing development of plastic surgery nursing.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a proactive approach to practice, and the ability to prioritise own workload effectively and work as part of a multidisciplinary team.


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.

In-line with Government legislation, From 1 April 2022 it will be a legal requirement for you to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status or an exemption certificate to work for a healthcare organisation.

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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