Senior Registered Nurse – Private Hospital 

  • Location: Tunbridge Wells 
  • Position: Senior Nurse  
  • Service: General Hospital
  • Care: Ward- surgical  
  • Salary:  £32,000 – £40,000 per annum ( Band 6 ) – negotiable depending on experience
  • Hours: Full time 37.5
  • Contract type: Permanent

About the role:
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and experienced Senior Nurse to join a fantastic Private Hospital in Tunbridge Wells. The hospital boasts excellent facilities including 2 operating theatres, a sterile services department, endoscopy suite and a fully equipped diagnostic and imaging department. The hospital offers outpatients and physiotherapy departments providing services six days a week. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Nurse to join a friendly and experienced surgical ward team. The team are passionate about high quality care and put their patients at the heart of everything they do and are looking for a like-minded Senior Nurse to join them.  
Duties and responsibilities
You will be working as a Senior Nurse on the surgical ward and will be responsible for;

  • Manage the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of planned care for patients
  • Display effective management of clinical teams in a safe and caring environment
  • Support the Ward Manager and Head of Clinical Services in the overall management of healthcare team
  • Lead others in the development of knowledge, ideas and work practices
  • Develop and improve services

Who we’re looking for

  • Be NMC registered – your pin must not have any restrictions or conditions
  • Eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • Must be working in a band 5 position currently
  • Experience of working in the UK as a sister/ senior nurse in a surgical unit
  • Minimum of 5 years experience gained within an acute setting
  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills

Employees are offered a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • 35 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Competitive annual salary
  • Employer and employee contributory pension with flexible retirement options
  • Reward platform – discount and cashback for over 100 retailers
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • On-going training and career development
  • Friendly working environment
  • Free Bupa wellness screening
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Free Parking

How to Apply
Person Specification: All applicants must have a valid NMC Registration with no restrictions and full eligibility to live and work in the UK. At least 5 years nursing experience in the UK is essential for this position.
For more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Amy Daruvalla on 01489 774 211 or send a copy of your CV to

Alternatively, you can text 07360 267311 – this number is only for texting and cannot accept calls. If you do decide to text, please pop your name on there so I know who it’s from.



Amy Daruvalla

Health Team Manager - Hospitals & Clinics

Leading as Health Team Manager, Amy's focus is recruiting for NHS & private hospitals and clinics. With a foundation in Psychology and diverse roles, she blends her listening and matching skills flawlessly. Amy is that smiling face in the office, always ready to assist. Off-duty, she's either at the gym, running after her two little ones, eating great food along with a good glass of bubbly, or dreaming of her next sunlit vacation!