Band 5 Staff Nurse - Endoscopy
Take a closer look at our endoscopy nursing service
“I have nothing but praise for the kindness, gentle humour, professionalism and caring that was shown to me by all.” Ex-patient, Department of Endoscopy, St Mary’s Hospital, March 2019
Come and join a team that enjoys cross-site working for optimal nursing experience where we deliver highly skilled, safe and efficient services for our patients. You’ll have the opportunity to learn, develop and train to the highest standards to become an expert in delivering care to our patients in a range of endoscopic therapeutic interventions. We are proud of our nurse-led discharge service and we work from state-of-the-art units, specialising in:
upper and lower gastro-intestinal conditions
complex hepatobiliary disease
bowel cancer screening
We also deliver a range of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, including:
therapeutic upper and lower GI endoscopy - a non-surgical procedure used to view the digestive tract using an endoscope
endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) – a procedure to examine the pancreatic and bile ducts
SpyGlass cholangioscopy – designed for the diagnostic and therapeutic management of biliary system disease
endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) - or echo-endoscopy where endoscopy is combined with ultrasound to obtain images of the internal organs
bronchoscopy - allows the airway to be viewed using a bronchoscope
Our other services include a general anaesthetic service at St Mary’s and Hammersmith hospitals. We provide an endoscopy nurse on-call service to improve our patient outcome and to meet the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) upper gastrointestinal bleed guidance.
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 or car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for on-site leisure facilities. To support you working across sites we provide the staff hopper which is a free minibus service.
All of our hospitals are located near quick transport access to 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”
For further details / informal visits contact:
Senior Sister Annah Tavengahama on 020 3313 2643 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Senior Sister Maria Brique on 020 3313 0771 or email@example.com