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Staff Nurse - Macmillan Brook Unit

Band 5

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Macmillan Brook Ward 21 QEH
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich
£22,128 to £28,746 per annum plus HCA pro rata
30/04/2018 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.



Oncology and Haemato-Oncology and Clinical Haematology within the Division of Long Term Conditions and Cancer

Band 5 Staff Nurse – Ward 21


Our Speciality:

Solid Tumour and Haemato-Oncology for malignancies as well as Clinical Haematology care is provided by Ward 21, Macmillan Brook Unit (MBU). 


Why Work with us?

It is an exciting time to join our service during a transformational period. We are expanding our environment and are innovative in our nurse led services.  We are seeking motivated and committed nurses to work with our dynamic and enthusiastic nursing team on Ward 21 (MBU) working collaboratively to provide the highest quality of care.  Our service is committed to developing staff and provides excellent educational opportunities and professional development.

Our provision of high standards of care is recognised by our patients via patient feedback and recognition at Trust staff awards.  Our team are proud of our excellent reputation within the Trust and extended cancer community.


Our Services

We are extremely proud of our service provision and this Band 5 staff nurse post will give you an excellent opportunity to develop and gain experience within a Cancer setting.  

Solid Tumour and Haemato-Oncology for malignancies as well as Clinical Haematology care is provided by Ward 21, MBU.  The MBU is a unique unit containing an outpatient department, Day Treatment Unit and Inpatient ward (Ward 21) on the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Site. 

Ward 21 on the QEH site, provides high quality specialised care to patients diagnosed with solid tumours and haematological malignancies as well as clinical haematology conditions. The Ward specialises in the delivery of Systemic Anti Cancer Therapies including chemotherapy, provision of augmented and supportive care.  The nursing team also provide support to patients via an out of hour’s telephone advice line for patients undergoing treatment for cancer.


Our  Vision-


To maintain the high standards care supporting our patients and their families during such life changing experiences.  Equally, our vision is to continue to develop, nurture and grow our nursing workforce.




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

Lisa McGarry, Matron Cancer Services/Lead Chemotherapy Nurse
Telephone: 020 8836 6000 Ext. 6216/Bleep 864 or Mobile: 07795 612223

Nerizza Galvez, Ward Manager or Telephone: 0208 836 5317

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 836 4486