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Senior Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 271-B-2318223

Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Metabolic and Endocrinology
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
£36,481 - £44,044 per annum inclusive

Advert for Band 6 Senior Staff Nurse – Squirrel Endo/Met

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified Band 6 Paediatric Nurse who is committed to delivering a high quality care to join our team on Squirrel Endo/Met Ward.

Squirrel Endo/Met is a busy ward with 8 beds, specialising in endocrinology and metabolic medicine. We offer a mixture of long and short stay patients, catering for a diverse age range of patients from new born to 18 years. Substantial qualified experience in Paediatrics is preferred for this role, along with good background knowledge of the specialties.

Good time management and decision making skills are essential, along with an ability to work both autonomously and as part of the team. Excellent leadership and communication skills, role modelling and the ability to motivate and develop others, are key aspects for this Band 6 role.

This is a full time post, but consideration will be given to flexible working hours requests.

For further details / informal visits contact: Lily Tye (Ward Sister) on or 0207 4059200 ext: 0420.

Please be advised that:

The recruitment process for all admin and clerical roles at Bands 2-5 will be a two stage recruitment process whereby shortlisted candidates will undertake an online literacy, numeracy, ICT and typing test.Only those candidates who pass the competency test will proceed to a formal interview.

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification criteria for this post will be shortlisted. Please note that where high volumes of applicants have been received, additional criteria may on occasion be used to determine the final shortlist.

Please also note that all recruitment is currently subject to restrictions on the allocation of Certificates of Sponsorship.

We are an accredited Living Wage Employer.

Please note that the Trust will shortly be introducing the TRAC recruitment system. Once the system goes live, after applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into TRAC. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note, all communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

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

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