London – The Portland Hospital
International PICU or Inpatients Ward Paeds Nurse
Full-Time hours, 37.5 hours a week
Locations: The Portland Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary, Generous Benefits and Amazing Relocation Package
Who are we looking for?
We’re looking for Paediatric Intensive Care Unit / Paediatric Registered nurses within their own country, who are motivated and share our passion for creating a healthier tomorrow. As a Pre-Registered Nurse, you’ll need excellent communication skills, good time management as well as:
- For PICU: Post grad nursing experience in PICU or paediatric High Dependency Unit
- For Inpatients Paeds: Post Grad nursing experience in a paediatric setting
- Passed IELTs / OET (at NMC level) or living in a majority English-speaking country
- Passed CBT
- Completed NMC Application – MUST be in Children Branch. Adults NMC application will NOT be considered
You MUST have the above requirements for us to proceed with your application. Failure in doing so may lead us in rejecting your application. Therefore, you are encouraged to clearly state on your CV / Application / Cover Letter that you meet these requirements.
What can you expect as an international nurse joining HCA UK?
All our employees are entitled to Contributory Pension, Life Assurance, Dental Insurance, Subsidised Gym Memberships, Critical Care Illness cover, Option to buy / sell holidays, Season Ticket Loan, Private GP Services and many more. However, we all understand that moving to another country can be very daunting and time consuming, so here at HCA we will support you at every step, by providing you also the following:
- Pre-Reg Salary: £28,644 per annum + 9% Shift Allowance
- Post-Reg Salary: from £34,536 per annum + 9% Shift Allowance
- Support with applying for visa and sponsorship
- Flight to the UK
- Free 3 months’ accommodation
- Transfer from airport to accommodation on arrival
- Upon arrival you will receive £50 food voucher, 1-month free travel card, a sim card and welcome package worth £200 (containing toiletries, kitchenware and food)
- A robust and comprehensive training programme set by our L&D Academy, who will ensure that you are prepared for your Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)
- NMC fee
- OSCE Exam Cost
As a Paediatric Nurse you will be required to provide a high standard of holistic family centred care to the children and families. Ability to promote family centred care and establish good relationships with children and their families and to communicate effectively at all levels within the multi-disciplinary team.
PICU in Portland Hospital:
The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit has been operational since November 2011. We are a spacious, modern 14 bed unit and are equipped with the latest technology to provide advanced respiratory and organ support all of which is medically supported by our team of Consultant Paediatric Intensivists 24/7. Internationally renowned for clinical excellence, The Portland Hospital is the No 1 private hospital in the UK, entirely dedicated to women and children. We are proud to have developed a reputation as one of the world’s leading providers of private healthcare, specialising in Obstetrics (Maternity), Women's Health and Paediatrics. We work with over 200 leading consultants from across the world, providing world class service to our customers.
Inpatient Paediatric Staff Nurse at Portland:
The Portland Hospital have expanded their Paediatric service and we now have vacancies available for a Paediatric Staff Nurse to join the team in Neurorehabilitation and complex care or Surgical & complex care.
As a Paediatric Staff Nurse, working in the Neurorehabilitation and complex care inpatient ward or Surgical inpatient ward, you will be responsible and accountable for the assessment of required care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of holistic care for children on our general surgical and medical ward. You will be working to promote a progressive attitude to the continual improvement of patient care through research, evidence based practice and the developmental of additional clinical skills in the speciality.
HCA Healthcare UK Overview:
We’re the world’s largest private and acute complex care hospital group with a network of well-established and highly respected UK hospitals, a number of which have been awarded “Outstanding” by the CQC. From complex care to straightforward procedures in adults, HCA UK provides exceptional care across our six world-class hospitals, clinics, outpatient and diagnostics centres, and NHS partnerships. We’re continuously at the forefront of innovations in patient care, which, investing more than £500 million over the last decade to ensure that our hospitals and specialist centres are amongst the best equipped in the world. This philosophy of continual investment ensures our employees have the best career development opportunities; as their skills advance alongside our facilities and technology. Our patients come from all over the world, and so do our people. We’re a diverse team with an open, welcoming culture. We’re proud of the multiculturalism of our teams and with just under 50% of our nursing workforce coming from overseas, we understand and value the importance of international recruitment and the wealth of different experiences and mix of cultures that this brings to our established workforce.
We look forward to your application. Once received, one of our talent acquisition team will be in touch with you.
(Due to POEA restrictions, we are unable to progress with Filipino nurses applying directly from the Philippines.)