An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated nurse to join our dynamic and strong multi -disciplinary team on our emergency department at St Mary’s Hospital. As one of London’s major trauma centers we are a proud member of the major trauma network for London. The adult and paediatric departments see in excess of 125,000 patients a year, with a resuscitation area, majors, and ambulatory assessment areas. The department is supported with a 40 bed admission unit and a 12 bed Clinical Decision Unit (CDU) currently working as ED South and work in close cooperation.
You will have the opportunity to work in all areas of the department, supported by the Matron and charge nurses, where you can develop your own clinical and management skills as you further your career. Applicants will need to demonstrate a dynamic, hardworking, and passionate approach to delivering high quality patient care. The ability to administer IV drugs is essential. Venipuncture / Cannulation, and ILS are desirable but not essential.
As a university hospital with strong links with Imperial College London we work with the latest in research and technology using state of art technology and facilities. We are committed to delivering work based educational initiatives which offer to both support newly qualified and experienced nurses in the Emergency Department. We are passionate supporters of our nursing team at every grade. The band 5 in ED is the ideal role in which to learn clinical skills, and St Mary’s has many,
What we offer:
- Work based educational initiatives
- Accredited foundations of emergency nursing course and accredited emergency nursing course
- Flexible working patterns
- Continued professional development
- Capital Nurse QIS course
- Rotations to ITU, paediatrics, ambulatory emergency care and the clinical research team
- Development pathway for career emergency nurses, including Masters’ programmes and ENP training
The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy prior to the closing date should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date.
“We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need”
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 approximately 14,000 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.
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