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We have an exciting opportunity for a Staff Nurse (E Grade) to join our Outpatients nursing team located in Central London (close to Regents Park & Baker Street tube stations).
Our client is one of the UK’s largest private hospitals, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. Their consulting Rooms and Outpatients Centre provides a medical environment in which a wide range of out-patient procedures are undertaken such as Minor Gynae procedures, sterile dressings, Removal of stitches and clips, Wound swabs, Joint Injections, Rigid sigmoidoscopies and Photodynamic therapy to pre-cancerous skin lesions.
As a Staff Nurse, you will work with senior and junior staff co-ordinating and delivering quality standards of nursing care following a patient-centred model of practice in keeping with the Clinic’s Philosophy, The Departments Policies/Protocols and NMC guidelines.
Job Type: This is a full-time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday.
Shifts: Earlies & lates to cover the Outpatients service from 8am to 8pm. The early morning shift could start at 7.30am and the late could be until 8.30pm.
Salary: The attractive salary range for this role is £33,552 - £37,584 (Inclusive), and will be dependent upon skills and experience.
Benefits package: We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 187.5 hours plus Bank Holidays (annual leave), season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.
Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for individualised patient care of the highest standard, working closely with the Consultants, nursing colleagues and clerical staff.
Ensure the provision of excellent evidence-based care for patients.
Act as a chaperone where necessary and co-ordinate and assist Minor Gynae / Colposcopy / Hysteroscopy Clinics independently.
Promote research-based practice and clinical audit and evaluate change in practice and service delivery as a result of this to ensure quality outcomes for all patients.
Provide clear leadership to colleagues in a visible and highly professional manner, acting as a positive role model.
Skills & Experience
Registered General Nurse with valid NMC pin.
Experience working in an Outpatients setting with surgical experience, ideally Gynaecology, ENT/Dermatology or Colorectal.
Proven experience in wound management, and competent in removal of all types of sutures, clips and aseptic dressings.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to prioritise and co-ordinate own workload.
Friendly and adaptable approach who is able to work as part of a team and has an awareness of clinical audit and clinical governance.