Infection Control Nurse

Location Kingston upon Thames
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££38,000 - £42,000
Contact name: Jessica Macklin
Contact email: j.macklin@t2healthcare.com
Published: 17 days ago

​Are you looking for the next step in your career?

If so, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading NHS Trust. With over 3,300+ staff who proudly and efficiently support over 350,000 people locally through a full range of diagnostic and treatment services and they have a national reputation for innovative developments in healthcare, particularly in 'patient-focused' care, day surgery and maternity services.

This is an amazing opportunity to join their incredible team.

Duties:

  • Patient ward rounds.

  • Managing microbiology results.

  • Advising and supporting staff with IC issues.

  • Assisting with IC audits and surveillance.

  • Teaching on related study days.

  • Meeting attendance and participation.

  • Exposure to external IC study events and regional meetings.

  • Completion of RCAs, management and monitoring of outbreaks and strategic planning for the service.

Requirements:

  • NMC registration.

  • Ideally, will have previous experience working with patients with infection control needs.

  • Experienced in caring for patients in a cardiothoracic setting and will demonstrate advanced communication and organisational skills.

  • Proficient in the use of Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Benefits:

  • Minimum of 27 days paid annual leave per year.

  • Automatic membership to the NHS Pension Scheme

  • Flexible working options.

  • Maternity, paternity and sick pay entitlements.

  • Access to their onsite Day Nursery.

  • Option to join their Staff Bank where you can work additional hours at competitive rates.

  • Season ticket loans.

  • Cycle to Work Scheme.

  • Car Lease Scheme.

  • 10% discount in their Boots Pharmacy.

  • 20% discount in their hospital restaurant.

  • Monthly Staff Excellence Award scheme.

  • Long service awards.

The Hospital is walking distance from Norbiton Station and surrounded by different shops and restaurants.

If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply.