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Band 5 Endoscopy Nurse

NHS AfC: Band 5

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NHS AfC: Band 5
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
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£25,681 - £ 33,057 p.a. inc.
19/03/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

We are looking to recruit registered nurses to join our large team of dynamic and skilled nurses working in endoscopy. Applicants need to have recent acute NHS experience. Although it is desirable to have previous endoscopy experience full training will be given.

We are looking for individuals with a drive to enhance and proactively build on their personal and professional development. This is encouraged and full support for internal and external training is pivotal to working optimally in the unit and within the role.

Endoscopy Unit Ealing Hospital
The endoscopy unit consists of 2 procedure rooms plus one x-Ray room. The unit provides recovery facilities. The procedures carried out are varied and include Gastroscopy (OGD), Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, ERCP & Bronchoscopy . The unit carries out approximately 7000 cases per year.

Endoscopy Unit St Mark’s Hospital
St Mark’s endoscopy unit is a World Centre of excellence for lower GI endoscopy. The unit consists of 6 procedure rooms. The unit carries out approximately 25,000 procedures per year. The procedures carried out are varied and include diagnostic and major therapeutic Gastroscopy (OGD), Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, ERCP , Bronchoscopy & Double Balloon Enteroscopy (DBE). St. Mark’s Hospital Endoscopy Unit also hosts the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

Endoscopy Unit ACAD Central Middlesex Hospital.
The endoscopy unit consists of 2 procedure rooms within ACAD. The procedures carried out are varied and include Gastroscopy (OGD), Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy and Bronchoscopy. The unit also provides recovery facilities. The unit carries out approximately 000 cases per year.

The successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts as the unit is open from 08.00 to 18.00 at Ealing and Central Middlesex and 08:00- 21:00 at St Marks and will be required to work on an on call rota. At present the unit is open form Monday to Friday but in the future routine lists will likely run at the weekend.

No smoking policyPositive about disabled people

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

Please contact José Santos Senior Charge Nurse on 07796705684 or email josesantos@nhs.net should you wish to obtain further information about the Job.
Informal visits are encouraged and welcomed!

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 967 5343