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Senior Charge Nurse

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
£51,488 to £57,802 a year Pa inclusive
Closing date
23 May 2024

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Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
We have 2 vacancies, 1 is substantive and 1 is fixed term. Come and be part of our highly acclaimed Emergency Department. We are recruiting for experienced emergency nurses with a minimum of two years' experience in emergency nursing at band 6, who have completed the emergency nursing course.

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.

You will have the opportunity to work in all areas of the department, where you can develop your own clinical and management skills as you further your career.

Imperial College Healthcare was one of 14 NHS Trusts selected to participate in the Pathway to excellence programme as part of the Chief Nursing Officer for England's vision to establish a model for collective leadership, research and innovation.Pathway to excellence celebrates and recognises the essential contribution nurses and midwives provide to high quality, evidence-based patient care. It aims to create a positive practice environment in nursing. The programme acts as a framework to support a positive culture change, empower nurses and bring joy back to work.

We encourage you to have a confidential chat with James the Matron for Adult Emergency if you are interested in this post. Please email him on

Main duties of the job

  • Experience shift leading and managing flow is essential.
  • Applicants will need to demonstrate a dynamic, hardworking, and passionate approach to delivering high quality patient care, which is an example to the junior staff you will be leading.
  • Provide specialist nursing advice to support and facilitate high quality, individualised care to patients/clients and relatives/carers without supervision in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team in line with local and national targets.
  • The post holder will provide specialist nursing care and support and deputise for their line manager in the management of their clinical specialty. This will involve dealing with complex situations and having to take appropriate action in a variety of settings.
  • To be flexible in the approach to the clinical area and to provide cover for any area specified acting as professional role model providing direct and indirect clinical care, teaching and research.

About us

At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people, 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 career development, flexible working and wellbeing, staff recognition scheme. Make use of optional benefits including Cycle to work, car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The full job description provides an overview of the key tasks and responsibilities of the role and the person specification outlines the qualifications, skills, experience and knowledge required. For both overviews please view the Job Description attachment with the job advert.

Day in the life - Emergency Department

Person Specification



  • Registered Nurse - Degree level
  • Emergency Care Module
  • ALS


  • Mentorship
  • Masters or working towards



  • Leadership skills.



  • 4 years in Emergency Department with at least 2 years at band 6


  • Previous B7 experience
  • Critical care or acute ward experience

Employer details

Employer name

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust


St Mary's Hospital


W2 1NY

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