Leg ulcer Nurse Specialist

We need people who share our drive to change lives for the better. If you care deeply about the work you do, are a team player, like a challenge and are always looking look for better ways of doing things, you will relish the opportunity to work at Accelerate.

Leg Ulcer Nurse Specialist

Accelerate Centre of Excellence & Innovation , London

About the role

Would you like to move onto the next rung of the specialist ladder? Are you passionate about compression therapy, supporting self-management and creating an impact on people’s lives? Would you like to join a multiprofessional team absolutely focussed on delivery great leg ulcer and lymphoedema care that creates amazing change for their lives and the lives of the local nurses?

By joining Accelerate in our new purpose built facilities you can develop your skills and knowledge so that you can be the creative and focussed practitioner that you want to be. This role will build on your community knowledge and skill set and equip you to manage all types of lower limb conditions including the clinically complex leg ulcer; this will broaden your clinical, leadership, research and education skills. Excited? Want to know more? Call us for a chat or visit to see if this type of role would tap into your desire for having a nursing role that truly makes a difference.

Accelerate CIC is an award winning not for profit community interest company (CIC) delivering community focused wound and lymphoedema services to patients across London with community clinics in Tower Hamlets.  As a social enterprise we have greater control of our working environment and team ownership that will benefit patients and staff alike. Our mission remains to make a tangible difference to people’s lives and we are doing this daily, reaching more patients every year. We are a multidisciplinary team full of energy and drive. We can and do bring change!

Accelerate has a national reputation for excellent and innovative multidisciplinary care. We are dedicated to changing lives and moving patients from illness to wellness. We do this through our community services, our Centre of Excellence and Innovation, a range of education packages and research and through collaborating with partners to transform their community services.Accelerate is actively engaged in national initiatives and is well placed to offer swift and creative solutions to deliver change for patients and clinicians.

We welcome those who are enthusiastic about developing leg ulcer expertise with opportunities for advancing as a specialist practitioner. You will be part of a progressive and dynamic multidisciplinary team that supports challenges and inspires change. Come and join this growing team and help us change lives!

Please download and have a look at the documents below for more information about Accelerate and the benefits of joining the team.



Our promise to you

  • Negotiated salary that reflects recruitment, retention and professional growth
  • The right amount of clinical time to provide safe and effective patient centred care
  • The provision of 3 days of protected education days per year
  • A 1- 2 year development programme for clinicians wishing to become Specialist Nurses or Therapists: From Novice to Specialist in Lymphoedema
  • Leadership development programme
  • Future opportunities to be part of national developments and training
  • Internal Mentoring programme
  • Tailored induction programme
  • Quarterly team events to celebrate success!
  • Access to flexible working
  • Interest free membership loans and travel loans
  • Competitive Pension Scheme (Employer contribution of 7%)
  • Access to a Health Cash Plan
  • Twice yearly fun days!

Please email us on hello@acceleratecic.com if you are interested in this role.