Staff Nurse-Critical Care/Intensive Care – No ICU experience required
Job Reference: 213-CC-0126-L Employer: King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Department: Critical Care Location: Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London Salary: AFC Full Time: 37.5 hrs
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.
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust which is one of London’s four major trauma centres, are recruiting permanent, Band 5 registered nurses to join their Critical Care team (Denmark Hill site). If you have a caring and compassionate approach, and want to join a motivated, friendly and supportive team, we are keen to hear from you.
No previous experience in critical care/intensive care nursing is necessary, we require a minimum of 6 months post qualification experience in an acute ward setting.
Full training in critical care/ICU nursing is provided with the support of an established practice development team.
The Critical Care units currently offer 69 beds across four multi-specialty units. We provide high-quality ICU & HDU care for critically ill patients and their families across a wide range of specialties, including:
Requirements for application include:
6 months post qualification experience within an acute setting
In return for your commitment and hard work, the units actively encourages your education & development. A dedicated education team provides Band 5 nurses with a structured and proven development programme, supporting individuals gain the required skills and knowledge to become a Critical Care nurse. This comprehensive educational package includes the opportunity to undertake the Intensive Care course at King’s College London, and gain academic credits towards a BSc or MSc pathway.
Accommodation is also available to apply for through the Trust.
So, if you have considered Critical Care nursing as a career, then this could be exactly what you have been waiting for…… click apply for full job details