Band 5, Staff Nurse, Interventional Radiology and Imaging SMH
Charing Cross, Hammersmith, St Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea and Western Eye
With five world-renowned hospitals; Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is full of opportunity if you are looking to develop your healthcare career.
We are a NHS Trust of 10,000 people, providing care for over a million patients from North West London and beyond every year. We have a rich heritage and an ambitious vision for the future of our patients and local communities.
With our partners, Imperial College London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, we form Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, one of 11 academic health science centres in the UK, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education.
We are proud of our heritage in innovation and we are early adopters of new insights in technologies, techniques and treatments for improving health.
The Interventional radiology department at Imperial is based at three main sites i.e. Charing Cross, Hammersmith and St Marys.
Fancy a change of environment? Would you like to fast forward your career by joining our dynamic imaging nursing team at St Mary’s Hospital?
Our department is full of opportunities for newly qualified nurses, as well as those who are looking to develop new skills, to get involved in quality improvement and collaborate with multidisciplinary team. The department is open from 08:00 to 19:00 with on-call service cover after 19:00 and weekends.
You will be admitting and caring for patients before, during and post invasive procedures, including scrubbing, circulating and recovery.
Hammersmith Imaging provide a wide range of procedures including:
Interventional radiology – angiogram/plasty, embolization, stenting, PTC etc.
Ultrasound – biopsy, drainage etc.
CT – biopsy, drainage, organ ablation etc.
Recovery – receive and recover patients post procedure, including sedation and post general anaesthetic
Your development is our priority and we will support you as you get to grips with our state-of-the-art technology and equipment.
When you join the Interventional Radiology Nursing team, you will be participate in our local orientation programme which will allows for cross site experience i.e.
Charing Cross Hospital – neurological, stroke, thrombectomy and oncology
St Mary’s Hospital – vascular and trauma
Hammersmith Hospital – renal, haematology, pulmonary and hepatobiliary
You will receive further support from our clinical educator in a friendly team environment and be able to broaden your nursing experience by working within a multi-disciplinary team.
At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.
Benefits include opportunities for career development, flexible working and wellbeing, plus a staff recognition scheme. Also, take advantage of optional benefits including the cycle to work and car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.
All of our hospitals have quick transport access to the Westfield shopping and leisure centre, the West End and a range of local bars, cafes and restaurants - ideal for team socials!
The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy prior to the closing date should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date.
“We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need”