With a turnover of £1.4 billion and a workforce of around 16,000, Barts Health is the largest NHS trust in the country, and one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers. The Trust’s five hospitals – St Bartholomew’s Hospital in the City, including the Barts Heart Centre, The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, Newham University Hospital in Plaistow, Whipps Cross University Hospital in Leytonstone and Mile End – deliver high quality compassionate care to the 2.5 million people of East London and beyond.
Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms
So while we are improving, you can too - within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment.
We are pleased to invite you to apply for this exciting band 6 nurse post on 3F and Emergency Surgical Ambulatory Care ( ESAC) at the Royal London Hospital, an internationally renowned hospital for clinical excellence, which is part of a group of hospitals known as Barts Health NHS Trust.
3F ward and ESAC is a busy and friendly 18 bedded Ward plus an additional assessment unit comprising of 2 chairs and three trolleys, providing advanced clinical and nursing care for patients.
The ward takes surgical patients from A+E and we expedite patients onto the appropriate surgical pathway in order for patients to be admitted, reviewed or scheduled so that their needs can be met safely and efficiently.
As we are one of few national trauma centres the experience you will get will be unique and has excellent links with the medical, multi-disciplinary and clinical nurse specialist teams.
We are looking for one experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Band 6 Nurse to be part of our friendly team to rotate through both areas.
We require strong clinical and managerial abilities so that you are able to support the Ward Manager to maintain a well-developed team and maintain the Trust values "WECARE". This is an excellent opportunity to undertake a key supportive role providing the opportunity to make a difference to the delivery of quality care, patient safety and enhance patient experience.
We can also offer comprehensive in-house training and career development opportunities as appropriate. It is anticipated that there will be high demand for this unique opportunity so please apply ASAP.
For further details / informal visits contact:
For more information and to arrange an informal visit please contact:
Natoya Louison - Senior Nurse General Surgery and Vascular
Winifred Smith– Senior Charge nurse Ward 3f/SAU on 02035942214
We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential.
As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals’ who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.
We reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications has been received and we regret that we are unable to provide notification if your application is unsuccessful.
After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs.
By applying for this post you are agreeing to Barts Heath NHS 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.
Barts Health is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and to child protection. The Trust aims to ensure as far as is possible that anyone, paid or unpaid, who seeks to work in our organisation and who gains access to children, is safe to do so. As such, you may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check as part of the recruitment process if appointed to a post with direct access to children or vulnerable adults.
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