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International & EU Staff Nurse-ROYAL FREE HOSPITAL JO-1709-361049_28 Locations: UK
Salary: £20000 - 30000 Experience: No minimum required
Employment type: Permanent Full-time Employer: N/A
Consultant name: N/A Consultant e-mail: N/A

Job Description

International & EU Staff Nurse-ROYAL FREE HOSPITAL

Permanent Full-time – UK

KCR in partnership with Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust currently have opportunities for International & EU Staff Nurses; both experienced and newly qualified, to join the Trust’s forward thinking and supportive multi–professional team.


The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust has around 900 beds and sees about 750,000 patients a year from all over the world. They employ around 5,200 people.
The Trust services include a major accident and emergency service, all branches of surgery and medicine, a renal service serving the whole of north London, paediatrics, maternity services, care of elderly people, an adolescent psychiatric service and one of two high security infectious diseases units in the country.


These are exciting opportunities in a vibrant trust, committed to staff education and development with practice educators available to teach on site. Support is also provided through mentors and a highly experienced team.

Royal Free are committed to developing and supporting a modern career framework for their nurses and you will be supported every step of your critical care career pathway by our Clinical Practice education team and senior team.

The Royal Free Intensive Care Unit -comprises of 31, level 3 beds, and admits in excess of 1000 patients per year. Specialities at the RFH include Hepato-biliary services, an established liver transplantation programme, haematology, complex vascular surgery, plastic surgery and renal services.

The Royal Free Hospital has 21 operating theatres performing emergency and elective procedures for both adults and children. Specialties include hepatobiliary, vascular, plastics, orthopaedics, breast, ENT, renal/urology, ophthalmic, gynaecology, obstetrics and colorectal. The site is also the vascular hub for north central London, a regional hand trauma centre and a transplant centre for liver and renal transplantation.


  • Assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care for critically ill adults with supervision from senior staff. 
  • Liaise with the multidisciplinary team and the Critical Care Outreach team to ensure appropriate arrangements are in place for patients being discharged to wards/referring hospitals. 
  • To work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to promote good communication and a multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. 
  • Observes on the conditions of patients and maintains patients’ records accurately.
  • Ensures that confidentiality is maintained at all times. 
  • Adheres to regulations regarding the custody and administration of medicines. 
  • Maintains good communication with patients’ family/friends regarding the patients’ needs and welfare.


Hampstead is a district of north central London. The key sights are a wealth of under-stated historical attractions, and the magnificent open spaces of Hampstead Heath. Kenwood House is one of the most accessible of London's great Regency homes, John Keats has a museum devoted to his life and work at his former residence here, and the inspiration for many of John Constable's landscapes is all around you on Hampstead Heath. Combine those with some of the most interesting historical pubs in the whole city, and a vibrant restaurant and cafe scene, and Hampstead really does have much to offer the visitor.

The Royal Free offers high end quality accommodation on site which is five minutes from Hampstead village and 5 minutes from the train station. Its perfect location - only being 15 minutes by train from London’s Oxford Street.


  • Salary for Band 5 £22,128 - £28,747 (dependant on experience)
  • 20% London Living Allowance on top of basic salary
  • Onsite accommodation available at Royal Free Hospital - £550 - £600 pcm inclusive of bills (Non-EU nurses get 2 months free)
  • Flight Tickets up to £600 refunded (if travelling from outside Europe)
  • UKVI IELTS and CBT refunded by the trust (Applicable for non-EU nurses only)
  • VISA Fees refunded (Applicable for non-EU nurses only)
  • OSCE test of £992 paid up-front by Trust* (Applicable for non-EU nurses only)
  • OSCE training provided by the hospital (Applicable for non-EU nurses only)
  • NHS pension and a range of great staff benefits
  • Meet and greet on arrival
  • Assistance with NMC Registration
  • Full-time permanent positions
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth and promotion
  • Within walking distance of London Underground tube stations
  • Excellent connections to UK cities & London airports - Stansted, Luton, Heathrow and Gatwick


  • Eligible to register with NMC
  • Non-EU Trained Nurses - A minimum of 12 months acute hospital experience, IELTS or OET is required
  • EU Trained Nurses – Newly Qualified Nurses accepted, IELTS or OET is required

Nurses who have registration and practice of at least one year in a country where English is the first and native language and an English language assessment was required for registration. Countries where English is the first and native language can be found on NMC website:  


Skype interviews will be held on the 23rd of July. 

Full recruitment support from a dedicated KCR team member provided.

Please e-mail your CV along with NMC PIN or IELTS or OET certificated to or call Heather Peevers on +353 1 671 5557. 


No minimum required

Benefits include:

  • Canteen
  • Pension
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • Relocation package

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