Fulfil your potential in hospitals that make history :
Charing Cross, Hammersmith, St Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea and Western Eye
With five world-renowned hospitals, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is full of opportunity if you are looking to develop your healthcare career.
We are an NHS Trust of 12,000 people, providing care for over a million and a half patients from north west London and beyond every year.
We have a rich heritage and an ambitious vision for the future of our patients and local communities.
With our partners, Imperial College London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, we form Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, one of 6 academic health science centres in the UK, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education.
We are proud of our heritage in innovation and we are early adopters of new insights in technologies, techniques and treatments for improving health.
Band 5, Staff nurse, I nterventional Radiology and Imaging , (Cross site)
Fast forward your career by joining our imaging team as a staff nurse. Our department is full of opportunity for nurses who are starting out in imaging, as well as those who are looking for progression to develop new skills, get involved in quality improvement projects, research, and collaborate with leading teams.
You will be caring for patients undergoing a wide range of interventional procedures within the neuroradiology and general interventional specialties.
These procedures include treatment of aneurysms, ischemic stroke, arterial-venous malformations, biliary duct obstruction, internal arterial bleeding, and different varieties of tumours.
Our treatments vary from inserting drainages to stents, and complicated embolisation treatments and latest technology as Trans-arterial Chemo-embolisation and radiofrequency ablations.
We offer an 18 month rotational program between St Mary’s Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital and Charing Cross Hospital. Each site offers expertise in different specialities, with different skills levels, which we will support you to achieve competencies within the 18months.
Our focus is to provide you with a holistic orientation to complete your skills and knowledge within the interventional radiology areas.
We will facilitate for you to attend other services such as recovery area, stroke unit and intensive care settings, to further developed your skills to enable you to fulfil your job role.
Your development is our priority and we can offer the support you needs to deliver quality patient care as well as learning new skills with regard to our state-of-the-art technology and equipment.
We will also support you as you continue to gain experience, with further development via in-house service training at the following hospitals :
Charing Cross Hospital neurological, stroke, thrombectomy and oncology
St Mary’s Hospital vascular and trauma
Hammersmith Hospital renal, haematology and hepatobilary
You will also receive further support from our clinical educator and clinical nurse specialists, as well as the senior team, in a friendly team environment, and be able to broaden your nursing experience by working within a multi-disciplinary team.
The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy prior to the closing date should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date.
We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share.
Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.
At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care.
Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.
Benefits include opportunities for career development, flexible working and wellbeing, plus a staff recognition scheme. Also, take advantage of optional benefits including the cycle to work and car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.
All of our hospitals have quick transport access to the Westfield shopping and leisure centre, the West End and a range of local bars, cafes and restaurants - ideal for team socials!