A opportunity has arisen to expand the Renal unit to be able to offer greater capacity for patients to dialyse.

Southend University Hospital Renal Unit is looking for a Registered Nurse The Renal Unit is open Monday-Saturday to provide an Outpatient Dialysis service for patients with advanced kidney disease. The Unit has 28 beds for haemodialysis and consists of a large multi-disciplinary team including Renal Consultants, Nurses, Renographers, Dieticians, Pharmacist, Receptionists, Medical Secretaries, Housekeepers, and a Porter.

As well as haemodialysis, we provide additional services for renal patients including pre-dialysis management, home therapies care, anaemia management, transplant work up and follow up care and dietetic advice. We also work closely with other specialities such as the diabetes service and palliative care teams.

We offer a comprehensive three month training schedule for all new nurses who join our team. The Area: As a place to live, work and enjoy life, Southend has a great deal to offer. The border touches sea, city and countryside with some of England’s prettiest villages and liveliest towns. It is also just under an hour from London making it an ideal base to explore the capital city.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Georgina Pharro

Job title Sister

Email address [email protected]

Telephone number 01702 435555 ext 5251