Staff Nurse- Outpatients

4 days left

Location
London, GB-LND
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
22 Oct 2018
Closes
19 Nov 2018
Ref
HCA12462-129296
Nursing Field
Hospital
Function
Clinical Nurse
Job Type
Permanent

Develop your nursing career with HCA Healthcare UK – World’s largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016' and 'Best International Cancer Services' provider 2016

The Harley Street Clinic is one of the most prestigious and respected private hospitals in London, specialising in complex, cancer, cardiac and neuroscience, care for both adults and children. With the most advanced medical equipment and the largest private paediatric ITU in the country, it’s no surprise we attract some of the finest specialist consultants from many of London's major teaching hospitals.

The successful applicant will have access to all of HCA’s fantastic benefits. On top of this the successful candidate will work within an established organization based in one of London’s most renowned medical locations and known worldwide for its outstanding service.

Job Description

To work with the Outpatient nursing team to ensure the delivery of a quality and research-based service to our patients, their families and Consultants. 

Salary between £31,630 and £35,822
Working hours 37.5 per week
 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To demonstrate excellent clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions
    • Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient and family needs
    • Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation, phlebotomy and advanced wound dressings
    • Contribute to research based care and other practice development initiatives
    • Contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policies and procedures
    • Promote good communication channels amongst staff enhancing good team work
    • To maintain a safe environment for patients and staff
    • To deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership skills
    • Supervise and direct junior staff, promoting a learning environment
    • Respect and ensure patients privacy and confidentiality
    • Ensure all patient charges are captured
    • Provide chaperone service and assist medical staff with clinical procedures
    • Undertake daily checks of equipment and report when faulty 
    • Fully document all aspects of patient care and maintain accurate records 
    • Provide patients and families with information regarding care and management of their condition
    • Maintain stock levels of supplies/equipment
    • To carry out nursing duties as requested by senior staff
    • Administrative duties as required

Skills & Experience

  • Registered Nurse Level 1
  • NMC Registration and meet PREP requirements
  • Experience relevant to specialist area desirable
  • Phlebotomy training
  • Knowledge of relevant hospital policies and procedures
  • Manual Handling training
  • ILS desirable

About The Individual

You will have very strong verbal and non-verbal communication skills with the flexibility to respond to the needs of the department. The ability to work well under pressure and as part of a team is essential. 

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