Band 5 and Band 6 critical care nurse – Newham Hospital
Working as part of the critical care team at Newham, in the heart of the lively East End of London, you’ll join a hospital with over 1,700 staff serving one of the most diverse populations in the UK. Our hospital hosts a dedicated stroke unit along with clinical support services. Over 500 patients come through our A&E doors every day, while our maternity unit sees over 6,000 births every year.
Newham Hospital is part of Barts Health NHS Trust, one of the largest NHS trusts in the country, and one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers.
The Barts Health group of NHS hospitals is entering an exciting new era on our improvement journey to becoming an outstanding organisation with a world-class clinical reputation. Having lifted ourselves out of special measures, we now have the impetus and breathing space to chart a fresh course in which we are continually striving to improve all our services for patients.
Our vision is to be a high-performing group of NHS hospitals, renowned for excellence and innovation, and providing safe and compassionate care to our patients in east London and beyond. That means being a provider of excellent patient safety, known for delivering consistently high standards of harm-free care and always caring for patients in the right place at the right time. It also means being an outstanding place to work, in which our WeCare values and behaviours are visible to all and guide us in how we work together.
We are looking for talented Band 5 and Band 6 critical care nurses.
Band 5 Staff Nurse - Critical Care
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, committed and motivated Registered Nurse to join our Intensive Care Team on a full time basis. Newham University Hospital’s Critical Care Unit is a 12 bedded Intensive Care Unit with 4 Level 3 beds and 8 Level 2 beds.
If you are committed to contributing to a team delivering an excellent Critical Care service, and serious about pursuing a career within critical care, you will find this a very rewarding job. You will be joining an enthusiastic, friendly and motivated multidisciplinary team.
You will need to have at least six months acute hospital experience since qualifying.
Band 6 ITU Full time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Band 5 ITU nurse to step up into a full time band 6 post in the friendly 12 bedded Critical Care Unit at Newham .
You will have had 2 year’s experience at band 5 level, having undertaken the Critical Care course and will have experience in mentoring new starters and undertaken some projects and audits in a critical care unit Internal rotation into night shifts will be required.
You will be warmly welcomed into a vibrant friendly team, and have many opportunities to develop your skills. We have a strong commitment to staff development and service improvement, and many development opportunities. You will have an excellent induction and orientation programme to ensure you have all the skills necessary to care for the critically ill patient.
You will be responsible for the day to day management of your own patients ensuring they receive a high standard of patient care. You will be working closely with the multi-disciplinary team to ensure services are delivered in a timely efficient manner with patient safety being at the heart of all we do.
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