King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.Junior Charge Nurse - Cardiac Sam Oram wardSam Oram Ward Cardiology ward and Coronary Care Unit
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a registered nurse to join our friendly and innovative Coronary Care Unit as a Band 6 Junior Sister/ Charge Nurse. If you are looking for new and rewarding challenges and want to be part of an established Coronary Unit, at the cutting edge of cardiac care, we want to hear from you.
Sam Oram / Coronary Care is a dynamic, flexible and motivated ward with a 17 bed cardiology ward and 8 designated CCU beds, providing quality care to level 2 cardiac patients. As a tertiary referral centre we care for patients with complex cardiac needs from all over the south-east of England. We offer an emergency service to patients requiring primary intervention for myocardial infarction (PAMIs) and life threatening cardiac arrhythmias.
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to rotate through both the cardiology ward and the Coronary Care Unit, where you will gain essential knowledge and skills in the care of the level 2 patient. You will need to be enthusiastic, hardworking and able to work well within the multidisciplinary team. In return you will be rewarded with the support of a designated professional development nurse and experienced ward managers who will support and enable you to develop as an effective Team Leader.
Educational Qualification relevant to Cardiac required. For further details / informal visits contact:
Informal visits are very welcome! Ward Manager Guy Knowles Apply
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