Senior Staff Nurse - HDU

Location City of London
Discipline: ICU
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £36,500 - £39,000
Contact name: Eivar Zand

Contact email:
Job ref: EZ - 002
Published: 16 days ago

​Our client is Britain's largest Healthcare Charity and serious about shaping the nation's health. Join them and they will give you the greatest opportunities to fulfil your passion for nursing. You'll have the chance to grow your career while inspiring others to deliver the highest standards of patient care.

As a Senior Staff Nurse in HDU, you're registered with the appropriate governing body and you hold the relevant qualifications and experience, including NMC. As well as post-registration experience, you bring knowledge of mentoring and multi-specialty surgical procedures. Ideally, you hold qualifications in teaching and assessment, and management.


What will you be doing?


  • Lead by example and be an ambassador for our clients way of caring.

  • Recognise talent and nurture junior colleagues, mentoring them to be the best they can be.

  • Use your excellent clinical skills and empathetic approach to meet each patient's needs.

  • Enjoy autonomy to make decisions that ensure excellent patient care.

  • Provide day-to-day supervision, including clinical supervision of junior nursing staff and students.

  • Contribute to scheduling and rotas, recruitment, induction, performance reviews and training.

Skills and Experience:

  • Registered Nurse.

  • Recognised postgraduate

  • 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.


  • On-going professional development.

  • Continuous training.

  • Support career progression.

  • Healthcare plan.

  • Financial wellbeing support.

  • Cycle to work scheme.

  • Gym membership discount.

  • Health assessments.

  • Physiotherapy.

  • Online GP.

  • Overtime available.


If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply and we will do the rest!