Cath Lab Nurse Specialist

Location
Bristol, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
05 Sep 2018
Closes
03 Oct 2018
Ref
CLI00579
Contact
Sherine Lowers
Nursing Field
Hospital
Job Type
Permanent

Long established since 1987, Spire Bristol Hospital have been providing excellent care, expertise and knowledge in a safe, clean environment for over 25 years, offering the greatest range of high quality treatments, services and diagnostic facilities in the South West.

Facilities include 80 private en-suite rooms, 3 intensive care beds, 5 high dependency unit beds, 5 theatres, paediatrics department treating children aged 3 and over, on-site CT, X-ray and ultrasound scanning with secure links to NHS PACS, digital mammogram, 150 free car parking spaces and a convenient central location with excellent road and rail links.

Benefits

We commit to our employees well-being through training, support and reward. We offer employees a market competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
Excellent work life balance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, contributory pension scheme, Life assurance, Private medical insurance, Wellness screening, Eyesight tests, Childcare vouchers, Cycle to work, Discount portal (including cash back and reloadable cards). All Spire Hospitals also offer free parking and a subsidised staff canteen.

Duties and responsibilities

Team working is a big part of this role, so successful working relationships with our Nurses, Physiologists and expert Consultants will be a defining factor in delivering the outstanding patient care we are proud of. Indeed, in this role you will find you can quickly build your clinical knowledge by such close working with fellow clinicians and some of the best regional consultants.

The post holder will provide specialist clinical knowledge and skills in a broad range of cardiac procedures and radiology which is desirable and deliver expert care for patients undergoing diagnosis and treatment.

The post holder will need to be competent in clinical catheter laboratory nursing and will be expected to perform the role of scrub in this position. You will also be required to perform patient pre-assessments in addition to managing ad-hoc clinical audits.

Who we are looking for

  • NMC Registration
  • Previous experience in Cath lab scrubbing and circulating
  • IV medication administration
  • Cannulation and Phlebotomy
  • Strong understating of intervention cardiology, EP studies and device implantation.
  • Conscious Sedation course (Desirable)

Who are we

Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group with 39 hospitals, 10 clinics and two Specialist Cancer Care Centres across England, Wales and Scotland. We deliver to the highest standard of care, and we've been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for nearly 40 years. A career at Spire Healthcare offers variety, development and outstanding teamwork

Join us, share our values and invest in your future. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, you can help us build on our reputation for excellent service.