SWEDISH WEEK 2019 - OPEN POSITIONS FOR NURSES IN GENERAL CARE AT THE KAROLINSKA UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Karolinska University Hospital is looking for Nurses in General Care
+46 8517 700 00
171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Description of Company:
Karolinska University Hospital is today one of Europe´s leading university hospitals with about 16 000 employees. In the Stockholm region we have a special responsibility for highly specialized care and together with the Karolinska Institute we carry out education and world leading research in several different areas. As a university hospital our main mission is research, education and development of health and healthcare. An integrated view of care, research and education characterizes the organization as well as the control and monitoring of our operations.
We are now looking for nurses to several of our departments, primarily to our Theme Aging, Theme Cancer and department of upper gastrointestinal surgery.
At Theme Aging we have wards with highly specialized geriatric care. In november 2017 we opened the first geriatric emergency medicine department in Stockholm in cooperation with Emergency Function. Our 6 wards treats patients with cognitive impairment and dementia, confusion, stroke and neurological diseases, trauma and surgery, multiple illnesses earlier, frail elderly patients with eg heart failure, COPD, diabetes, infections and malnutrition etc.
At Theme Cancer we have wards specialized in the care of patients with cancer in the head and neck area . Our wards treats medical side effects after radiation therapy and cytostatics as well as care of surgical patients with tracheostomy and gastric feeding tube.
We also have a surgical ward specialized in pancreas, liver and stomach/esophagus surgery. This ward includes a postoperative intermediate care unit , where patients who have recently undergone major abdominal surgery are cared for. If you do not have previous experience from intensive care we also have wards for our patient groups at our surgical ward.
You can find more information about Karolinska University Hospital at: www.karolinska.se
Nurse in General Care
We are looking for people who:are service minded and recognize that good care is essential are interested in the development of care and person-centerd care want to be part of a team want to take part in influencing our activities towards better care processes
Qualifications: Professional training, experience, language skills etc.
Registered nurse in general care in an EU/EEA country. Minimum two years experience. Experience from intensive care is mandatory when applying for a position within the. Postoperative intermediate care unit.
Place of work:
Individual salary, vacation and other employment conditions in accordance with Swedish collective agreements.
How to apply:
We are planning to participate in the Swedish Week in Athens April 2 and in Patras April 4 and will hold interviews depending on the respons of our vacancy.
Please send your application and personal letter as soon as possible to:
Please write: Swedish Week 2019 Karolinska in the subject line of your mail.
Please specify if you are interested in Theme Agning, Theme Cancer or the department of upper gastrointestinal surgery or if you are interested in all.
We are looking forward to receiving your application!
NB Applications which are not in English will not be considered
Last application date:
(Does the employer help with acommodation, interview and/or relocation costs etc?)
We will be of assistant with practical arrangements and necessary introduction programme.
Other practical arrangements and details are drawn up individually with current candidates.