Ward Nurse

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Harry Cooney

Contact email: h.cooney@t2healthcare.com
Job ref: HJC FCN
Published: 9 months ago

Why don’t YOU consider working with one of the largest orthopaedic groups in the UK?

Our client are offering a role for a permanent Ward Nurse to join their team and want you to be a part of it! They can offer a competitive yearly salary plus benefits and you will be required to work 4/5 days per week.

The ward can accommodate 12 patients undergoing non-complex elective orthopaedic surgery. The post holder will need to deliver a high standard of individualized nursing care in a fast-paced unit to patients and their relatives in a fast-paced unit. The ward has 5 en-suite rooms and 7 patient pod areas.



26 days annual leave rising 1 day every 2 years up to 31 days

Free Medical Insurance

Free Dental Insurance

Flexible hours of 4/5 days per week

Perkbox including lifestyle benefits and discounts



Registered General Nurse

A minimum of 12 months post-registration experience.

Relevant experience of recent practice in day surgery orthopaedic patients.

Evidence of continuous professional development.

IT literate, experience using EPR systems and ability to use MS office packages such as Word and Excel.

Basic understanding of patient care issues in day surgery.

Be able to demonstrate knowledge of NMC professional code of conduct and its application.

Be able to communicate effectively with all clinical and non-clinical staff, patients and relatives.

Understanding of fundamentals of nursing care and ability to deliver a high standard of individualised care relating to day surgery.

Up to date clinical skills appropriate for day surgery.

Audit process and an ability to audit tools in an inpatient setting.

Ability to work as part of a team and some experience of managing a small team.

Ability to work under own initiative and manage own workload.

Ability to manage work under pressure. Knowledge of, and ability to uphold patient confidentiality.

Sensitive to colleagues and able to promote a positive motivating environment.

Duties & responsibilities

As a registered nurse, you will be responsible for managing a group of patients and delivering a high standard of individualised nursing care to patients from admission through to their discharge.

Work effectively as a member of the FCSC Ward Team to ensure the provision of the highest standard of service delivery. This involves non-clinical and clinical staff.

Maintain excellent communication links across the FCSC and with patients, relatives and carers.

Accept delegated responsibility for specific activities from the senior Nurse in Charge. This will include participation in clinical audits.


Get in touch today if this opportunity interests you or apply now to be considered


020 3002 6305