Careers at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS trust

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Adult Nurse with Paediatric Experience - Emergency Department

Band 5

Main area
Children’s Accident & Emergency Department
Band 5
Fixed Term - 1 year
37.5 Hours per week
Job ref
University Hospital Lewisham
£27,627 to £35,529 per annum inclusive of HCA
25/01/2019 23:59

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust are a committed multi- professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services to residents in South East London. The Trust has built a good reputation as a place to enjoy job satisfaction and develop professional skills and experiences. Our people value the opportunity to work in a supportive culture and, we ensure our team are well rewarded for their contribution. By joining us now, you can play a role in shaping  our organisation that continues to put patient and client care first. Whatever the challenges ahead, we’re prepared to face them as one team.

Are you a paediatric nurse wondering what we have on offer or are you an adult nurse and would like to know if paediatric nursing is for you?

An exciting opportunity is now available for current band 5 staff nurses with some paediatric experience to extend their development in a Children’s environment working in our fantastic Emergency Department.

As a Staff Nurse your role will include caring for children, young people and their families. You will embrace new ideas and innovative ways of working whilst providing the highest quality of care for our patients. 

The department comprises of minors and majors areas, a 4 bedded short stay facility, a modernised resuscitation area and joint working with the new Urgent Care Centre.

You will be encouraged and suppported to develop with an excellent competency and development programme. We also offer development in extended nursing skills, study modules at university and in-house study days.

If you are looking for a new challenge, are passionate about caring for children and want to be part of a developing team then we would love to hear from you.

Interview Date : To be confirmed

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Nina Selby (Sister) on 0208 333 3138 or Laura Crome (Interim Matron) 0208 333 3000, bleep 4600.

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 836 5770