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Band 6 Sister/Charge Nurse Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Im

Job Reference: 290-RDI6-66

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Interventional Radiology & Imaging
St Mary's Hospital, London
£36,481 - £44,044 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 10,000 people, providing care for over a million 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 11 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.

Band 6 Sister/Charge Nurse Interventional Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging at St Mary’s Hospital,

Praed Street, Paddington, London W2

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 Radiology Nurse to take up the Band 6 Sister / Charge Nurse role within Imaging at St Mary’s Hospital.

St Mary’s hospital is situated in the bustling and vibrant district of Paddington in the City of Westminster with easy access to all amenities; such as the West End and other attractions close by. It is also one of London’s oldest and most Illustrious medical institutions and is a specialist center for Major Trauma, Vascular, Hepato-biliary, Gastro-Enterology and Paediatric Medicine.

St Mary’s hospital has a world renowned reputation for research, advanced robotics and image guided surgery.

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.

Our small, supportive nursing team offers a unique combination of technical and high dependency nursing skills. 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 on scrub, circulating and recovery skills. You will gain valuable experience in Endovascular work, microwave ablation, MRgFUS fibroids, Prostate embolisations. You will have the support of a clinical educator in a friendly and supportive team environment. We can also offer the opportunity to rotate to all three sites as part of your development.

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.

Come and join us, we can see it in you!

Please note, we have 2 positions available;

    • Substantive x 1
    • Fixed term contract to cover mat leave x 1 until Feb 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Jan Jackson, Senior Nurse; for IR & Diagnostic Imaging on or 0203 31 21723.

Interview Date: To be arranged

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!


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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.

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Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. 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, must 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) will also be subject to this requirement.

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