Band 5 Nurse - Bank - CCU - St. Barts - London

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Do you want to work with the best in the world?

St Bartholomew’s Hospital, the oldest hospital in England with some of the newest facilities, is home to world-leading cardiac and cancer centres, providing state-of-the-art treatment to our patients in the very heart of the City of London. We offer robotic surgery, ECMO, complex electrophysiology and are a leading provider of stem cell transplantation and immunotherapy for cancer treatment. We are one of the five busiest Heart Attack Centres in the UK, and home to the largest Atrial Fibrillation Ablation centre in Europe.

Our vision is to be a leading and innovative nursing and AHP centre, providing the very best care and excellent patient experience. We are a dedicated, supportive and ambitious team offering excellent training and development opportunities, including a growing nursing and AHP research and clinical academic career programme (internships. MSc, PhDs, post-doctoral opportunities).

The hospital is situated in beautiful surroundings close to St Paul’s Cathedral, has excellent public transport links and is close to the wide range of social and cultural attractions that London has to offer, making St Bartholomew’s a truly great place to work.

Ward 3A Coronary Care Unit is recruiting for Band 5 nurses to join our nursing team.

The unit is a dynamic forward thinking unit and provides the ideal opportunity for both experienced cardiac nurses to further develop cardiac and leadership skills and an opportunity for those looking to start a career in cardiology.

Applicants should be able to:

• Demonstrate an understanding of acute nursing, preferably experience within cardiology.

• Display effective communication and interpersonal skills.

• Deliver high quality patient focused care.

• Commit to improving clinical practice.

• Share in personal and staff development.

Part of the country’s largest Heart centre the unit cares for a wide variety of cardiology patients including those admitted through our busy emergency Heart attack and arrhythmia pathways. Successful candidates will gain experience caring for patient requiring Level 2 critical care support including CPAP, inotropic and Intra-aortic balloon pump therapy.

Education, training and development are an important philosophy of the units and access is provided to courses both in-house and at partner universities. 3A is lucky enough to have their own dedicated teaching Sister who supports all staff in their development and works closely with new starters.

If you are interested in developing and advancing your knowledge in the areas above, please contact:

Senior Sister Laura Bullough, email:

Senior Sister Claire Warde, email :

Bank Partners is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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