On 1st February 2021 the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals became part of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust – a truly once-in a generation development. Together, we are taking our first steps towards our vision of creating a brand-new centre of excellence, which will be the global leader in the research into and treatment of heart and lung disease in patients from pre-birth to old age. We are developing some exciting plans and we want you to join us – so come and help to change the shape of healthcare for our heart and lung patients world-wide.
Hours per week: 18.75 Hours – Part-time (0.5 WTE)
The ICC Nursing team is looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious and inquisitive paediatric trained nurse to not only explore the role of a Clinical Nurse Specialist but the exciting area of genomic healthcare.
This is a unique and new opening, for an experienced cardiac nurse who will be expected to support and work closely with children and their families affected or at risk of aortopathies. The post offers excellent opportunities to further develop advanced cardiac nursing skills, in addition to trigger-rescue work, sudden cardiac death risk stratification, device & surgical therapies, counselling, transition, family screening and genomic healthcare.
Formal and informal teaching, developing autonomous practice, service development, and nurse-led clinical care and research will be encouraged.
Whether you are an existing band 7 nurse interested in ICC’s or a senior band 6 nurse wanting to progress, the opportunities this post offers are endless.
Previous experience working within cardiology is essential (see job description).
Staff benefits include: subsidised childcare facilities, occupational pension scheme, personal development and training opportunities, flexible working and subsidised accommodation is available on both sites.
To ensure that our workforce is representative of the population we serve, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals have a duty to safeguard all patients and provide additional measures for patients who are less able to protect themselves from harm or abuse. All staff have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of ALL adults, children and young people in the Trust. This including patients, visitors and those using our facilities. Safeguarding means protecting people's health, wellbeing and human rights, and enabling them to live free from harm, abuse and neglect and is fundamental to high-quality health.
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