At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.
Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites.
Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels.
This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills.
UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.
This is a really exciting time to be joining an exceptional ward as a staff nurse. 4th Floor UCH at Westmoreland is a 22 bedded Thoracic surgical ward.
Our Thoracic Ward specialises in the providing high quality care to patients, with lung problems requiring inpatient admission for investigations and surgery.
We are always considering and implementing new ways to improve our patients experience and we would love for you to join us! You must be enthusiastic, eager to learn new skills and be a team player.
As part of the team, we will be able to provide knowledge for various Thoracic procedures and also watch these performed.
We have also recently started robotic assisted thoracic procedures and working on Enhanced recovery for most of our procedures.
4th Floor Thoracic has been consistent in excellent feedback from patients and staff alike and our monthly feedback has been very good with reductions in falls and pressure ulcers through diligence and caring from the staff.
In return for your commitment, we can offer the opportunity to further develop your career pathway and be part of dynamic and supportive inter-professional team.
We offer our permanent staff an interest free season ticket loan for travel, a subsidised social club including gym, free independent and confidential support for all staff, large retail discounts, cycle to work scheme and on-
site accommodation to name a few for more information on our staff benefits please see attached poster.
We recognise, reward and thank colleagues by nominating them for our annual Celebrating Excellence Awards, which are funded by UCLH Charity.
We are also members of which offers discounts on high street retail stores, offers on travel deals, and also to take advantage of cash back schemes.
This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.
Please note that all correspondence regarding your application will be via email. The emails will be sent to you via TRAC.
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Please note that if you are at present in a training position on the 2016 new junior doctor’s contract and are applying for a Trust doctor role your salary will not be pay protected.
You will be placed on the appropriate point of the Trust Doctor pay scale based on your previous experience.
Please note that if you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the closing date of the advert to assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.