Staff Nurse, Endoscopy - Band 5

Employer
Ashford and St. Peter'
Location
Chertsey, Surrey
Salary
Competitive salary
Closing date
19 Oct 2021

Job Details

Our vision at Ashford & St Peter's is to provide an outstanding experience and outcomes for patients and staff.

There has never been a better time to join us in the NHS at Ashford & St Peters Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. We provide acute and planned inpatient and outpatient care for our local community with a strong commitment to staff health and wellbeing. We are committed to providing continuous professional development, staff benefits and flexibility to shape our workforce around our patient care.

JAG ACCREDITED ENDOSCOPY UNIT

STAFF NURSE

BAND 5

Our JAG accredited department offers a variety of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures ranging from Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, PEG insertion and ERCP and EUS, pH Manometry, Capsule Endoscopy and Breath Tests. We also perform non GI procedures like Bronchoscopy, EBUS and Pleural Tap. The unit is open 08:00- 19:00 Monday - Saturday and we provide an Out of Hours on call service at weekends and Bank Holidays.

We are looking for enthusiastic, independent and committed nurses and support workers to join our highly motivated team. We offer a supportive, friendly, and caring environment and an abundance of development opportunities from nursing apprenticeships through to practice development for experienced nurses. As part of your development, you will have the opportunity to participate in the following services:

    • Out of hours rota for Gastrointestinal bleed
    • Nurse Consent
    • Pre Assessment
    • Breath Test clinics


pH Manometry and Capsule Endoscopy services

If you are interested in working with us, would like further information or would like to come for an informal visit, please contact Karyn Sorino (Endoscopy Unit Manager), on 01932 723428 or email karyn.sorino@nhs.net.

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Where to find us:

Our main sites are Ashford Hospital, TW15 3AA near to Heathrow Airport and St Peter's Hospital, KT16 0RQ which is close to junction 11, M25. We also operate services at Woking Bradley Unit and Milford Hospital. A free shuttle bus service operates between Ashford & St Peter's Hospitals.

Staff Benefits

Flexible working: We want all staff to have a good life/work balance and we will support you to have a working pattern that meets your needs and helps us to provide our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients.

We are Ofsted registered day nurseries at Ashford and St Peter's sites, catering for children from 3 months to 5 years, and half-term play-schemes for primary school age children, open from 8am to 6pm.

We have car parking on all our sites and a new multi-storey car park on the St Peter's site. We have onsite accommodation in shared flats or houses.

The NHS Pension scheme helps you to build your pension for when you retire. You receive tax relief on the contributions you make while you are working and the Trust makes a financial contribution as well. The NHS pension scheme has benefits that will support you and your family when you retire.

Career pathways: we support our staff to develop their careers and will ensure that you can access support, training and development to progress and fulfil your potential at ASPH

Find our more in our Guide for Applicants.

Coronavirus update:

We are reviewing our recruitment and on-boarding processes on a regular basis to ensure we are following the guidelines from Public Health England (PHE). Interviews will be virtual wherever possible.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your application will be transferred into our third party recruitment system, the HireLab. You will receive an email inviting you to log into the HireLab and you will be able to monitor the progress of your application, pre-employment checks and on-boarding.

PLEASE READ OUR 'GUIDE FOR APPLICANTS' TO HELP YOU COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION OR CONTACT OUR RECRUITMENT TEAM

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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