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Do you have experience in Stem Cell Transplantation?

If yes, we have a great opportunity for you! 

As a Staff Nurse in Stem Cell Transplant you will work in a clinical and service development capacity to ensure the service to patients is planned, delivered and evaluated in line with current evidence.

Our client is one of the UK’s largest independently owned non-profit hospitals, and they have been providing exceptional care since 1932. They have 8 premises, where they perform highly complex procedures as well as routine surgery & medicine.   

Their stem cell transplant unit comprises 12 beds, and they treat acute leukaemia, lymphomas and other malignant haematology. They are the first private independent hospital to gain JACIE accreditation and they are also the preferred provider as a stem cell harvesting centre for the Anthony Nolan and other Registries. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the delivery of high standards of care and service to the patients, and to work within a team to provide assessment and evaluation of care.

  • Ensure that drug administration and control is in accordance with legislative requirements and the clinic regulations.

  • Participate in the Cancer Centre triage bleep holder scheme.

  • Develop and participate in research-based practice, quality assurance and clinical and local audits.

  • Act as a role model, with a willingness to be a mentor to junior nurses.

  • Encourage good working relationships within the multidisciplinary team, and deputising for Sister / Charge Nurses in their absence.

  • Must be a chemotherapy giver.

  • Must be passionate about haematology and stem cell transplant.

Requirements

  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC pin.

  • Post registration experience within an Oncology/Haematology Unit, with experience in Stem Cell Transplantation.

  • Knowledge and ability to administer intravenous cytotoxic drugs, and experience in the management of Central Venous Catheters.

  • To have an up to date knowledge of current chemotherapy protocols and drugs, as well as transplant related treatments, and the haematological Accreditation Standards.

  • Highly motivated individual who possesses strong communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills. 

Benefits

  • Generous contributory pension scheme (Standard Life) up to 10% employee and 10% employee

  • Life insurance

  • Private medical cover

  • Benefit platform

  • Good value restaurant and café

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Season ticket loan

  • Employee discounts

  • Gym membership discounts

  • Annual leave

  • Recognising You

  • Eyesight tests

  • Private GP

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Career Development