Band 5 Staff Nurse Adult Intensive Care Unit (AICU) - COVID-19 in London - Royal Brompton Hospital

Job description

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.

APPLICATIONS FROM OUTSIDE OF THE UK BY NURSES WHO REQUIRE AN OSCE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

The Adult Intensive Care Unit offers an opportunity to gain knowledge and experience in cardiothoracic intensive care nursing at one of the country’s leading cardiorespiratory units.

AICU is looking to recruit highly motivated, caring and compassionate band 5 staff nurses to work in our forward-thinking critical care unit.

The unit focus is on patient centred, research and evidence-based critical care, with a high element of multidisciplinary working in a friendly, modern environment.

About us:

  • 20 Bedded level 3 Cardiorespiratory ICU
  • Leading centre in the critical care of patients requiring advanced cardiovascular support pre and post cardiac surgery.
  • Regional ECMO centre
  • Specialist critical care services for patients with adult congenital heart disease, advanced lung disorders such as ILD and Cystic fibrosis.

About you:

  • NMC Registered nurse
  • 6 Months minimum post qualifying experience in a relevant acute area (ICU/HDU/CCU, Acute ward)
  • A motivated, Enthusiastic, Hardworking and Caring individual who is keen to learn and develop.

The unit has a significant emphasis on education and training, with an experienced education team dedicated to nursing education and development. Successful applicants can expect a comprehensive package of induction and training to equip them with the knowledge and skills to care for complex cardiorespiratory critical care patients.

Informal visits are encouraged

For more information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Anoma Gunawardena: A.Gunawardena@rbht.nhs.uk or call 020 7352 8121 ext. 2331



Extra information

Status
Open
Location
London - Royal Brompton Hospital
Published at
08-10-2021
Profession Sub-category
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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