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Oncology Staff Nurse: 6 South Ward

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Band 5 Nurse – Inpatient Chemotherapy / Acute Oncology Service Unit, Charing Cross Hospital

As the UKs First Academic Health Science Centre we pride ourselves on being at the cutting edge of innovation, service transformation and delivery of world class clinical outcomes.

We are seeking enthusiastic, innovative and motivated people to provide high quality nursing within our cancer services

If you would like to gain experience in Cancer Nursing, we are able to offer a variety of opportunities on our inpatient chemotherapy ward and our Acute Oncology unit which are co-located. We also offer in house training for those with limited or no previous cancer experience and an opportunity to work on our general inpatient oncology ward to gain wider exposure to the speciality.

We are expanding our innovative nurse-led chemotherapy services across all three sites at Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust. Our Oncology Chemotherapy Services have been awarded CHKS accreditation ensuring high quality care for all patients receiving anti-cancer treatment.

We are a national centre for Gestational Trophoblastic disease including a Teenage and Young Adult Service. Our Chemotherapy units and Inpatient wards also treat all solid tumours. We are committed to entering our patients into Clinical Trials and have a large research centre on site.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced and established team and to develop your skills and knowledge in cancer nursing.

6 South ward is a newly refurbished ward comprised of two units; an in-patient chemotherapy ward with a compliment of 13 beds for scheduled elective and emergency chemotherapy in-patients, and an Acute Oncology Service (AOS) Unit with 10 assessment spaces supported by Advanced Nurse Practitioners.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Takanhurai Musaka ( 6 S Ward Manager) on  ( Phone number removed ) /20
Email: ( Email address removed ).

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)

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