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Clinical Nurse Specialist Pain Management

Job Reference: 213-UPACS-3861-A

Employer:
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Pain Management
Location:
Denmark Hill and Princess Royal University Hospital, London
Salary:
£44,347 - £50,549 per annum inc HCA

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.




King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 12,600 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London and Kent.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley, Orpington Hospital, and some services at Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Sidcup.

The Trust is recognised internationally for its work in Liver disease and Transplantation, Neurosciences, Cardiac, Haemato-oncology, Fetal Medicine, Stroke, Major Trauma, and Emergency Department.

Do you have a passion for delivering high quality pain management to patients? Do you want to develop highly specialised skills in pain management in a diverse and challenging environment?

If so, then this opportunity to join a dynamic and established nurse led team is just for you!

The Pain Service at King’s College Hospital is an integrated acute and chronic pain service, supported by the medical team. King’s incorporates all major specialities in addition to providing services for the local population, so the complexity and acuity of the patient caseload is both diverse and challenging.

Recent experience of working in a Pain Management Service and managing patients with complex pain needs at band 6/7 is essential. Possessing exceptional interpersonal, communication and organisational skills is also essential to this role to be able to work autonomously and as part of the team. You must be a Registered Nurse (NMC registration), hold a Mentorship qualification and a UK recognised degree in Nursing (or equivalent). You will be required to work cross-site at our sister hospitals (Princess Royal University and Orpington Hospitals).

For further details / informal visits contact:

Clare Patten (Lead Nurse Pain Service) on 0203 299 5629 or email clarepatten@nhs.net




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King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Annual Reports and Other Corporate Publications

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King's Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre Website


King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.


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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.


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