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Band 6 Nurse Specialist

Job Reference: 290-AM-052

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Jefferiss Wing GU Nursing
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 12,000 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, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield 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.

The Jefferiss Wing for Sexual Health & HIV: Are you looking for a new challenge??If so for the right candidate Imperial has an exciting opportunity for you to become part of one of our established senior nursing teams

Are you committed to providing excellent patient care in a busy, fast paced environment? Do you also want to develop your clinical skills? If so Imperial has ideal posts available on St Mary’s Hospital site within sexual health & contraception, with the scope to develop your career within the trust.

We have a band 6 posts available on our walk-in sexual health department. Posts are full-time.

The Jefferiss Wing is a busy, dynamic level 3 integrated sexual health clinic, seeing between 60-100 patients each day. A wide range of services are offered, including screening for sexually transmitted infections, contraception including LARC, nurse-led follow up and treatment clinics, services for people who have been sexually assaulted, and many other specialist services. Our patients attend with a variety of sexual health needs; requiring care and comprehensive assessment and treatment by both medical and nursing teams. The nursing team comprises of a consultant nurse, lead nurses, advanced nurse practitioners, specialty nurses, staff nurses and senior healthcare assistants.

The department suits dynamic and motivated candidates who want to work in a fast paced environment and advance their sexual health and contraceptive nursing skills. Candidates will line manage a small team of staff nurses, nurse associates and senior healthcare assistants, and work independently as a specialty nurse seeing patients presenting with uncomplicated STIs and contraception including sub dermal implants and supplying/administering medication via PGDs.

Candidates will be educated to degree level and ideally have two years post registration experience, a minimum of 1-years sexual health and contraception experience and a teaching qualification (mentorship).

The team is passionate and committed to delivering excellence in healthcare, so in return we will support you to develop you’re career. Successful candidates on appointment, who do not already hold DFSRH, letter of competence in Sub dermal Implants and STIFIntermediate will be supported in doing so. In addition, there are also opportunities to develop through Imperial’s award winning leadership programme and the trainee advanced clinical practitioner MSc pathway.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview on the 12th September 2019.

In your supporting statement, please answer the following question:

“What do Imperials Trust values mean to you in your daily practice?”

We offer a flexible approach to working hours to meet the needs of the individual and the service. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Please call us for an informal chat to find out more about our Integrated Sexual Health Services.

Euan Sutherland - Trainee Nurse Practitioner 020 3312 1940.

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!


Please note 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).

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.

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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