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Senior Staff Nurse - Emergency Department (A&E)

Job Reference: 196-NM6065

Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Emergency Department (A&E)
St Thomas' Hospital, London
£36,481.20 - £44,044 p.a

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.

St Thomas’ Emergency Department is situated on the south bank of the Thames in central London. It serves a large and diverse population, average yearly attendances being 140,000. The department is a level 2 trauma unit and incorporates an Urgent Care Centre. The department has just completed a £20 million rebuild project. This has created one large emergency floor including the ED, an Acute Admission Ward, a 18 bedded Clinical Decision Unit, a separate Paediatric ED, a Psychiatric Liaison Team and a dedicated Development Team.


The department received an Outstanding Rating by the CQC in 2016.


We are inviting applications from experienced Emergency Nurses to join our team as a Band 6 Senior Staff Nurse.

You should be ready for a challenge and be passionate about Emergency Nursing!

We have an excellent development programme with protected teaching time including support to develop management skills.

You will be required to have mentorship qualification and Emergency Nursing course or equivalent to apply for this post.

Closing Date 7th June 2019


Interview Date 21st June 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Anneke Biginton ED Matron ( or Debbie de Labauve (


0207 188 8486/2167



Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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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

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.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants

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