King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.
King's College Hospital is an NHS foundation Trust with an excellent reputation for high quality patient care and good staff development opportunities. The hospital is a major teaching hospital at the forefront of academic and nursing excellence. We offer a wide range of general and specialist services and provide an environment that is both challenging and rewarding.
King’s College Hospital is one of the four major trauma hospitals in London caring for patients all across the South East of England. Katherine Monk is the designated major trauma ward within King’s College Hospital and is an acute, dynamic and challenging environment to work in. We treat a wide range of patients and therefore there are great opportunities to learn.
We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic nurse to join our team. Within your role you will work in a team of band 6’s who support the band 7 ward manager in ensuring excellent nursing care is provided to all patients. You must demonstrate experience in an acute setting with some knowledge surrounding orthopaedics and general surgery. You must have a positive attitude and high professional standards and values to role model on the ward. You must have the skills to provide and promote a high standard of patient centred care, and be able to establish and maintain good working relationships with all members of the MDT as well as patients and relatives. Successful candidates will have excellent communicate skills, and be able to manage their time effectively. The candidate will be expected to be able to effectively manage and lead caseloads of patients as well as co-ordinate shifts and liaise with multiple members of staff at all levels.For further details / informal visits contact:
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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.
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