Band 5 Staff Nurse Recruitment Open Day – grow your nursing experiences and career at the home of ’24 Hours in A&E’

Saturday 23 March 2019
9am start
St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
SW17 0QT

Apply now!

  • Discover the widest range of Band 5 specialty nursing opportunities, learning and development routes, and the friendliest of welcomes and ongoing support – at one of London’s biggest and busiest Trusts
  • Apply now for an interview on the day – and the chance to leave with a job offer!

If you’re a Band 5 staff nurse looking for a new challenge and experience, a Newly-Qualified Nurse (NQN), or qualifying in 2018-19, please consider St George’s as the perfect place to develop your career. Join us for a special Open Day, tour the site, meet our team, and discover more about life in the very special St George’s.

As one of the country’s largest, busiest and most exciting Acute Trusts, we offer structured career paths and a huge variety of nursing experiences.

Our 40+ wards cover the range of clinical services and patient needs; our Outpatients clinics see 600,000+ patients each year; our world-leading specialties such as Neurosciences work alongside our famous Emergency Department and Major Trauma Centre, and leading-edge Acute and Ambulatory Care units.

As a Band 5 nurse joining us, you can enjoy:

  • Starting salary with inner London supplement (HCAS) – NQNs start on £27,628
  • Structured progression to Band 6 and above: Band 5-7 Development Pathways
  • Ongoing in-house training courses and study days including state-of-the-art simulation suite – with leading-edge facilities at St George’s University on site
  • Working in supportive, friendly teams committed to Outstanding Care, Every Time
  • South west London life – 25 minutes from central London, yet surrounded by green spaces – in ‘one of the world’s top ten coolest neighbourhoods’ (Lonely Planet)
  • Opportunities for post-graduate courses, support from Practice Educators

Newly-qualified nurses enjoy special support in starting their career:

  • Full Supernumerary support and induction, plus Preceptorship programme including a dedicated Preceptor
  • Band 5 NQN Development Pathway
  • £27,628 starting salary

You can apply online (see below) for a band 5 role and be interviewed on the day. We will confirm your interview in advance.

Or please do visit us to find out more. You’ll get to meet potential new colleagues, tour our main St George’s site, and hear about life working here.

You can register as an Open Day attendee via Eventbrite.

For more information or queries please contact:

Overseas Nurses

Overseas Nurses are very welcome to apply and/or attend – we have hundreds of such valued colleagues from across Europe and the world! We can also offer online interviews via technologies such as Skype and video-conferencing. Please apply indicating you’re working Overseas at present or contact us directly. Find out more here.

You will need a recognised nursing qualification and to have passed the IELTS qualification in written and spoken English. We can help you apply – including liaising with the UKBA so you can get your Certificate of Sponsorship to work here – and throughout the process. We will also help you find accommodation and settle into life in south west London.

For more information or queries please contact:

Or take a look at our website’s Overseas Nurses recruitment section.