Senior Staff Nurse Outpatient Department (Fixed term)

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 35000 to 39330
Contact name: Khadeejah Khalid

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Job ref: BCKK09
Published: 15 days ago

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Role Overview

Your role as a Senior Staff Nurse shall be focused on ensuring the provision of high-quality evidence-based nursing care.  You shall lead a nursing team in delivering optimum patient care and deputise for the sister/Charge Nurse by providing clinical support to the nursing team.

What you’ll do:

  • Assist the sister/Charge Nurse with operational requirements in the delivery of a consistent, safe service in all aspects of the patient journey and instil a culture of customer service throughout the nursing team.

  • Manage a team of nurses by organising the patient allocation.

  • Provide consistent, clear, clinical and professional leadership and act as a mentor for all staff, demonstrating professional awareness and accountability.

  • Participate in the direct nursing care of patients as a clinical leader and expert.

  • Recognise the needs for DOL’s assessments, mental capacity assessment and ‘simple’ and ‘complex’ safeguarding referrals. Take part in the referral and review process.

  • Act as a mentor for other nurses including students, identifying resources and participate in the practice development programmes for junior staff.

What you’ll bring:

  • NMC Registered Nurse.

  • Must have current ILS certification.

  • Appropriate experience in a Staff Nurse role in an OPD setting.

  • Competent in Phlebotomy and Tissue Viability.

  • Experience in the development of policies and protocols to support best practice.