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Clinical Nurse Specialist in Dermatology

Band 7

Main area
Plastics and Dermatology
Band 7
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Roehampton Wing, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
Kingston Upon Thames
£37,886 to £47,705 pa inc. of HCAS
07/02/2019 23:59

Kingston Hospital First Acute Trust in London to be rated Outstanding by CQC for Overall Quality and Leadership

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a district general hospital situated in a beautiful and remarkable part of the country – close to London yet surrounded by royal parks, historic buildings and the River Thames. We are located on a single site in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey and run a number of outpatient clinics in neighbouring areas including Raynes Park Health Centre and Teddington Memorial Hospital.

We employ 3,000 staff who proudly and efficiently support over 350,000 people locally through a full range of diagnostic and treatment services and we have a national reputation for innovative developments in healthcare, particularly in 'patient-focused' care, day surgery and maternity services.

The South West London Collaborative Bank

Kingston Hospital are a part of the local South West London Collaborative and offer competitive bank rates to work across the three NHS trusts: St Georges, Kingston Hospital and Epsom & St Helier. Our Smart App booking system makes life easier for flexible working!

Health and Wellbeing & Staff Benefits

The Trust understands that benefits go beyond just financial rewards and offers a wide range of benefits that recognise staff contribution, provide opportunities for career development and offer initiatives to promote a healthy work life balance

Trust Values

Caring – Design and deliver care around each individual patient’s needs and wants. - Safe – Make the safety of patients and staff our prime concern as safety comes first - Responsible – All staff take responsibility for the hospital, its services and reputation - Value Each Other – Value each other’s contribution.

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Clinical Nurse Specialist in Dermatology

We are seeking an enthusiastic, forward thinking and highly-motivated nurse to join our busy, progressive service.

We are a large district hospital and referral centre for a broad range of specialist services. We aim to provide a service devoted to the highest level of individualised, holistic care through development and support of our staff.

We deliver a comprehensive range of services including phototherapy, photodynamic therapy and topical treatments to patients with acute and chronic skin disease including skin cancer and wounds. Services are provided at Kingston Hospital and local community hospitals and healthcare centers and our multi-disciplinary team, are all highly qualified, friendly and have access to the advanced technology and equipment.

The successful candidate will be a Registered Nurse with a minimum 3 years post registration experience with the ability to organise their time efficiently, work independently as well as in part of a team. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, a good working knowledge of assessment and management within a dermatology setting and be able provide evidence of caring for patients within specific skin-care management needs.

In this role you will work closely with the clinical nurse specialists and consultants to provide timely and appropriate care to patients. You will be able to develop your skills and knowledge working collaboratively with all levels of staff within the multidisciplinary team.

The Trust offers an excellent range of benefits and has a strong commitment to the health and wellbeing of its staff.

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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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