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Band 6
18.75 hours per week
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Barts Health NHS Trust
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The Royal London Hospital
£36,481 - £44,044 per annum inc pro rata
19/11/2019 23:59

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Paediatric Sister/Charge Nurse - Band 6

Band 6

Looking for a new challenge? Are you passionate about providing high quality holistic care to sick children and their families? 

We have a Band 6 registered paediatric nurse vacancy (part time 18.75h/week). We are seeking a Band 6 registered paediatric nurse who is motivated to develop their leadership skills to join an established and vibrant team on the surgical- gastro ward.

We offer you:

  • A real commitment to your personal and professional development. A robust Band 6 Development programme through our Leadership Academy and our Higher Education partners. You will be supported through clinical supervision, personal development plans and generous study leave.
  • A wealth of experience and a culture defined by excellent team work.
  • A working environment where staff is valued, supported and the unique contribution of individual staff is recognized.

The post holder will be expected to assist with the day to day running of the unit, be involved in the management of a team of staff, and support the ward manager to develop services.

The surgical-gastro ward consist of 12 inpatient beds for 0-16 years old children   requiring admission mainly for conditions affecting the gut, associated organs and  general surgical conditions. We look however after general medicine, respiratory and endocrine patients as well. We serve the local population via A&E and referrals, and provide a specialist tertiary service for Paediatric Gastroenterology and Surgical patients, as well as other medical specialities.

Our Trust made a commitment to provide safe and compassionate care to our patients every day. The improvements we have made have been recognized by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). We are especially proud that our Children’s Hospital services are rated as good.

Set in Tower Hamlets the Royal London Hospital is well served by transport links making the bright lights of the City just around the corner!!  We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms. Located close to the hospital, Brick Lane has always been famed for its many authentic curry restaurants, warehouse art exhibitions and trendy clubs and bars. A short tube ride to Stratford and you will find excellent shopping and affordable world class sports facilities in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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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

Claudia Cocicodar, Ward manager, on 02035942452 or

Matron Tanya O’Driscoll - Telephone 020 35940481/ tanya.o'