HDU/Recovery Senior Staff Nurse

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

Contact email: h.cooney@t2healthcare.com
Job ref: HJC JEH
Published: about 2 months ago

Are you ready to take your nursing expertise to the next level?

Join our private hospital in the heart of London, where patient care and innovation meet to create an exceptional healthcare experience.

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Recovery Senior Staff Nurse to lead our post-operative care unit and make a lasting impact on the road to recovery.

Job profile

A full time permanent role working in wards, theatres and nursing departments on a salary of up to $43,214 a year depending on experience and skill set, you will be required to work 37.5 hours per week

Benefits of working for this hospital

  • Competitive pay with progressive band structuring

  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year

  • Ongoing training and development programmes

  • Discounts at local, national and online shops

  • Interest-free season ticket loans

  • Cycle to work loan scheme

  • Employee "Service Excellence" recognition rewards

What are the Responsibilities of this Critical Care/Recovery Nurse role?

  • Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluation of a high level of critical care for patients

  • Delivery of a high level of post anaesthetic care for patients within the Theatre Recovery Room

  • Working with the Anaesthetic team to deliver high quality, safe patient care.

  • Delivering an Outreach service to the ward, offering support and guidance in the care of the acutely unwell patient.

  • Promote the safety, wellbeing and interests of patients, visitors and staff to the clinical areas

  • Active member of the emergency response team.

  • Participation in the on-call rota and internal rotation of shift (inc night duty)

  • Exhibiting a high level of teamwork with the unit and in the wider hospital environment.

  • Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the HDU and Theatre Suite, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives.

  • Provide initial urgent or emergency care as required

  • Adhere to the procedures for the use of supplies, ordering requirements for the Department as directed by line manager.

  • Ensure accurate and contemporaneous documentation of care and adhering to local policy.

  • Ensure accurate patient documentation of peri-operative care

Requirements for this Critical Care/Recovery role

  • Registered Nurse

  • Recognised post graduate Critical Care qualification

  • Minimum 5 years experience within the Critical Care environment

  • Experience within the Theatre Recovery Room environment

  • Competence in delivering a high level of critical care

  • Competence in delivering a high level of post anaesthetic care

  • Good computer and numeracy skills

  • Ability to analyse and put into practice evidence based practice

  • A high level of communication skills within all disciplines

  • Flexibility in response to needs of the department

  • Ability to deliver a high level of customer service to patients and Consultants

  • Good Team working skills

  • Ability to exercise rational judgement when escalating issues


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