Get new jobs for this search by email

Junior Sister

Are you looking to take your career to the next level?

If so, are client are looking for Junior Sister to join their Hospital, where they provide a full range of adult, elderly and children’s services across medical and surgical disciplines. Our client is also one of London’s busiest acute hospitals, serving more than 350,000.
 
Our client is based in North London and is an NHS Trust. They have great travel links into Central London by Train, Bus and Car making your commute a whole lot easier!

Requirements 

  • RN
  • Mentorship Course
  • 2 years’ experience at Band 6
  • Experience of working in an acute setting.
  • Knowledge of current clinical developments within nursing
  • Professional issues affecting nursing
  • Ability to work alone and to prioritise workload
  • Knowledge of being an accountable practitioner
  • Have gained experience in interviewing/appraisal techniques

Duties

  • You will need to lead the ward/unit team ensuring the maintenance of a high and safe standard of care.
  • You must be able to provide specialist clinical knowledge and advice to nurses and junior medical staff working in the Emergency Department.
  • You need to use knowledge and nursing skills to support nursing, medical and therapy staff in the provision of the expert care throughout the ward/unit.
  • You will need to undertake aspects of the extended role of the nurse following appropriate training.
  • You will be responsible for setting, implementing and monitoring acceptable standards of care for patients within the ward/unit in conjunction with team members and the multi professional team. 
  • Important for you to act as a mentor to junior staff in order to develop their roles both practically and managerially.
  • You need to assess the needs of patients and their carers promptly, ensuring that they receive the highest quality of care and work collaboratively with other disciplines to facilitate best practice.
  • You must perform and assist with agreed procedures appropriate to the role and function of the ward manager within the guidelines set down by our clients NHS Trust.
  • Important for you to assess, implement and evaluate the delivery of patient care
  • Must work collaboratively with nursing colleagues in order to share good practice and provide equity of patient care.
  • You will maintain an acceptable environment for patients, reporting and taking appropriate action on hazards and faulty equipment.
  • Must care and control of medication and controlled drugs used for patient care, ensuring monitoring systems are used for safe administration, ordering and maintenance of stock.
  • You need to ensure staff work according to Trust/unit and ward policies in order to maintain professional, clinical and patient safety.

Benefits

  • 27 Day Annual Leave
  • Competitive Salary
  • NHS Pension Scheme
  • Perkbox    
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Occupational health services 
  • Season Ticket Loans 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Childcare Vouchers

If this role is something that you would be looking for then apply today!

Staff Nurse - Recovery

Do you want to work within one of the leading private hospitals in the UK?

If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

A new position has just been released for a recovery nurse to join one of the leading Private Hospitals in the UK. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the dynamic Outpatient department.

Since being established in 1983 in London, we have evolved into one of the UK’s largest providers of plastic surgery and cosmetic treatments with a network of 12 clinics nationwide (from Scotland to the South West) and over 50 surgeons and doctors working with us.

We believe that it is our duty to safeguard our patients and ensure that their experience is a positive one. Our mission is therefore, to ensure we design and deliver care and treatments with client safety at the heart of our decision-making. We aim to achieve an exceptional level of client satisfaction by managing client expectations and ensuring their outcomes are as described. This is achieved through only offering high quality treatments and cosmetic procedures, delivered through skilled, knowledgeable and competent staff whom we believe are amongst the most expert in their field.

We take this very same approach time and time again, for every treatment we offer and every medical professional we work with

The hospital is close to tubes stations including Regents Park, great Portland Street, Baker Street and Marylebone. As well as main line connections to Marylebone and Euston with attractions and social life such as madame Tussauds London, London eye and the Shard all within a 30-minute travel. You will be surrounded by some of London’s great sights.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the recovery area is fit for purpose
     
  • Ensure pre-operative checks are made on all equipment prior to accepting the patient into the department and prior to the administration of any anaesthetic or surgical procedure.
  • Understand and apply a holistic patient centred approach, identifying and taking account of specialist clinical need whilst patient is in the Theatre.
  • Ensuring that policies and procedures are adhered to in relation to safeguards against wrong operations, and correct procedures are followed.
  • Respond to, record and report any adverse events or incidents relating to the intervention / treatment with an appropriate degree of urgency.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of compromised patients when in recovery.
  • To ensure that correct aseptic techniques and PPE are always used.
  • Ensure patients privacy and dignity
  • Demonstrate specimen management.
  • To administer medicines in accordance with NMC guidelines, Policies and Procedures.
  • Prepare appropriately for the care / intervention / treatment to be undertaken including the risks to be managed.
  • Correctly follow routine maintenance schedules and procedures for equipment.
  • Accurately test equipment and identify any deviations from required performance standards, together with their likely causes.
  • Clean and restore equipment and work areas, leaving them in a suitable condition for future use.
  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of drugs, partake in decision making regarding patient requirements.
  • Cover the out of hours on call phone according to the on-call rota.

 
Requirements:

Registered Nurse and/or Operating Department Practitioner. 
Extensive recovery experience at a senior practitioner level.
Experience in practice development.
Customer service.
Evidence of effective management. 
Stock control.
Experience within the private sector preferable but not essential.

Benefits:

Competitive salary
Career development and sector leading training
Discounted treatments for you and your family
Subsidised Private Healthcare
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Regular social activities

Theatre Practitioner - Scrub

Are you seeking work in a beautiful setting ?

Then you are in the right place, why not join a team of enthusiastic professionals in theatre, meanwhile still being able to love your job in a picturesque, pristine enviroment where the staff are equally as amazing as the facility.

Our Client is looking for someone to join there facility in the wonderful Central London, and they are looking for a person who is a work enthusiast, results driven and has a starving passion to help people and save lives.

Duties and Responibilities 

  • To adhere to the NMC / HCPC Code of Professional Conduct at all times.
  • Maintain the highest standards of individualised nursing/ODP care according to PHG Policies and Practice and Clinical Guidelines.
  • Liaise with colleagues to ensure continuity of clinical practice.
  • Providing assistance to the surgeon/anaesthetist/nursing/ODP colleagues as required.
  • Acting as member of the surgical scrub team either as a scrub or circulating practitioner.
  • Co-operating with appropriate surgical staff to ensure correct positioning of patient for operative procedure.
  • Co-operating with appropriate staff to ensure prompt collection and dispatch of specimens.
  • Checking, witnessing and administering controlled drugs.
  • Co-operating with appropriate departmental and ward staff in sending for patients to the operating department and returning patients to their wards.
  • Participating in pre and postoperative visits when required.
  • The post holder will be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of how to use equipment safely and effectively.
  • Promote adherence to and fully engage with the WHO Checklist and 5 Steps to Safer Surgery.

Benefits

  • Pension Scheme.
  • Life assurance. 
  • Brilliant on-site restaurants.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • season ticket loan. 
  • Brilliant career progression.

What is our client looking for...

  • Be a qualified nurse/ODP registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council/HCPC with an up to date PIN number.
  • Work in according with the NMC Code of Conduct/HCPC Standards of conduct and other professional guidelines.
  • Will assist in the routine daily planning and organisation of the theatres for clinical procedures and practice and participate in the department’s administration as required.
  • Will be responsible for the assessment of care needs, the development of programmes of care and their implementation and evaluation.
  • Will contribute to the overall good of the organisation by being a positive role model and treat all staff, visitors, consultants and service users with courtesy and respect.
  • Will undertake rotation across the specialities to cover the service where acquired skills allow.

Outpatients/Pre-Assessments

Do you want to work within one of the leading private hospitals in the UK?


If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

A new position has just been released for an outpatient/Pre-Assessment nurse to join one of the leading Private Hospitals in the UK. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the dynamic Outpatient department.

Since being established in 1983 in London, we have evolved into one of the UK’s largest providers of plastic surgery and cosmetic treatments with a network of 12 clinics nationwide (from Scotland to the South West) and over 50 surgeons and doctors working with us.

We believe that it is our duty to safeguard our patients and ensure that their experience is a positive one. Our mission is therefore, to ensure we design and deliver care and treatments with client safety at the heart of our decision-making. We aim to achieve an exceptional level of client satisfaction by managing client expectations and ensuring their outcomes are as described. This is achieved through only offering high quality treatments and cosmetic procedures, delivered through skilled, knowledgeable and competent staff whom we believe are amongst the most expert in their field.

We take this very same approach time and time again, for every treatment we offer and every medical professional we work with.

The hospital is close to tubes stations including Regents Park, great Portland Street, Baker Street and Marylebone. As well as main line connections to Marylebone and Euston with attractions and social life such as madame Tussauds London, London eye and the Shard all within a 30-minute travel. You will be surrounded by some of London’s great sights.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develop the pre assessment service in line with TPC policy.
  • Be expected to work autonomously and independently, oversee their own caseload including following up referrals and investigations for the more complex patients. Seeking support where appropriate.
  • Take an in-depth history from the patient and evaluate previously known health issues.
  • Ensure that appropriate pre-operative investigations are ordered and that any abnormal findings are actioned as required in a timely and effective manner to minimise any delays in treatment.
  • Implement policies and act in accordance with the decision-making process.
  • Keep accurate records as per TPC policy and effective communication. • Have the knowledge and skills to be able to conduct heart and airway assessments.
  • Ensure daily cleaning checks are performed and documented.
  • Maintain clinic rooms to a high standard of cleanliness and stocked to the appropriate level.
  • Undertake chaperone duties.
  • Carry out nursing procedures including dressings, removal of sutures etc.
  • Carry out diagnostic procedures – such as ECG, swabs, blood tests etc.
  • Ensure notes are available and clinic office is updated.
  • To assist with various types of minor cosmetic surgical procedures.
  • Participate fully as a team member, sharing knowledge and information.
  • Demonstrate through a holistic approach to care and day to day clinical issues, an understanding of evidence-based practice. 
  • To liaise with Surgeons regarding procedures and requirements.
  • To assist in pre- and post-operative care of the patient following the procedures.
  • To assist in stock control and ordering.
  • Flexibility around business requirements.
  • Cover the out of hours on call phone according to the on-call rota. 
  • Follow up care and advice are provided to patients.
  • Patient safety is maintained as a key priority, and in line with CQC requirements. 
  • A high standard of professionalism and standards is always maintained.  

Requirements:

  • Registered Nurse and/or Operating Department Practitioner.
  • Extensive pre assessment experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Detailed history taking
  • Extended clinical skill, including venepuncture or wiliness to learn
  • IT skills
  • Ability to perform physical assessment, airway, heart, ECG.
  • Customer service.
  • Stock control.
  • Experience within the private sector preferable (but not essential)

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Career development and sector leading training
  • Discounted treatments for you and your family
  • Subsidised Private Healthcare
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Regular social activities

Staff Nurse - Band 5

Looking to boost your career in Nursing ?

Our client is currently looking for a dynamic and dedicated NMC Registered Staff Nurse to join their amazing team of nurses. This role represents an excellent opportunity for a motivated staff nurse to gain excellent specialist knowledge and work with some of the best medical professionals in the country. Located in North West London, the Jubilee line can take you to Central London in minuets, our luxury private Hospital has an international reputation for providing the highest quality of care to patients and is unique in that all profits fund our services provided.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • To assist in the planning and the delivery of individualised, safe, effective and evidence based patient care
  • To ensure the provision of a welcoming, caring and safe environment for patients and their families.
  • To participate in the efficient operational management of the department, providing support to the shift leaders and Ward Manager
  • To undertake daily, weekly and monthly safety checks on the ward when assigned accordingly
  • To chaperone / assist consultants with procedures and assist nursing colleagues where required
  • To undertake the clinical tasks involved with admissions, preparing patients for investigations and procedures, doing appropriate referrals to other health care staff and facilities and discharging patients.
  • Supporting, supervising and delegating clinical tasks to the Health Care Assistants such as the recording of patients observations
  • Ensure that patients’ personal hygiene requirements are met and all their other activities of daily living
  • To undertake risk assessments in accordance with the Hospitals policies, procedures and standards and national regulations and ensure that relevant care plans and risk management are in place.
  • Participate in Multidisciplinary meetings for medical and Stroke Rehabilitation patients

Benefits 

  • Competitive pay For employees joining us from the NHS, we can provide continuation of your NHS pension
  • Contributory pension schemes to suit all pockets.
  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year
  • 27 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Ongoing training and development programmes and a genuine commitment to continuous professional development
  • Discounts at local, national and online shops
  • Interest-free season ticket loans
  • Cycle to work loan scheme
  • Employee “Service Excellence” recognition rewardsy.

What is our client looking for ?

  • Registered Level 1 Nurse with current NMC registration.
  • Evidence of ongoing training and commitment to development.
  • Evidence of accumulation of relevant experience/knowledge.
  • Evidence of knowledge base and competency in the clinical specialities of the ward.
  • Evidence of god oral and written communication.
  • To be patient focussed.
  • Evidence of ability to maintain effective working relationships with peers, colleagues, patients and their families.
  • Evidence of ability to prioritise and manage time effectively.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deal with emergency situations and/or difficult clients and stressful situations professionally
  • Compassionate and caring.

Surgical Inpatients

How much do you love Nursing ?

Join our welcoming client and his tight knit team in defeating the diseases and illnesses caught every day. Then look no further as our client is looking for a new innovative nurse to join their friendly, success driven team in doing what they do best all year round... save lives. This state of the art facility is based in Chelsea, South west London and has beautiful picturesque settings assuring your commute to work or your lunches can even brighten your mood.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Work with an awareness of the NICE and MARSIPAN  guidelines for the treatment of eating disorders in children , young people and  adults.
  • Work  with an  awareness of the NICE guidelines for  anxiety  and  depression.
  • Follow the requirements of the Mental Health Act and Children Act.
  • Ensure  that any legalisation and statutory requirements  are complied with and  implemented .
  • Assist with the highly specialist assessment, admission and discharge.
  • Follow the guidelines for the administration of ECG’S and  taking  of  bloods
  • Establish therapeutic relationships with patients.
  • Assist in the development, co-facilitation and staffing of therapeutic groups.
  • Maintain appropriate, supportive and respectful relationships with carers and family members.
  • Contribute to appropriate multi-disciplinary meetings.
  • Provide cover where needed to lead MDT.
  • Manage the implementation of therapeutic meal provision.
  • Demonstrate awareness of Safeguarding principles in all dealings with patients their families and carers .
  • Take responsibility for an area clinic  management as delegated by the  leadership Team .
  • Take  care  co-ordinator responsibility for a defined group of patients.

Benefits 

  • Competitive salary range.
  • Employer matched pension scheme.
  • The opportunity to develop your skills and expertise by working in a specialist environment alongside leading experts.
  • A chance to be at the forefront of best practice with our award winning approach to quality outcome measurement.
  • Be part of new exciting projects to inspire and challenge you.

What our Client is looking for...

  • RMN.
  • Post registration clinical professional development.
  • Professional registration with NMC.
  • Experience and ability to function as a specialist practitioner within either adult and child and adolescent services mental health services.
  • Experience of working in therapeutic and skills based groups.
  • Able to carry out assessments including risk assessments.

 

Senior Radiographer

Brand new opportunity for a senior radiographer in London!

Our client in North London is looking for a highly skilled Senior Radiographer to join their team. You will be responsible for performing a range of diagnostic radiographic procedures as required throughout the Hospital in general x-ray, theatres and Fluoroscopy with the opportunity to rotate, and undertake further training, in specialist areas such as CT, MRI and Mammography. 

Located in leafy St John's wood on the jubilee line, minutes from Central London, our luxury Private Hospital has an international reputation for providing the highest quality of care to patients and is unique in that all profits fund our onsite hospice, St John's.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Assess the clinical justification of Radiography referrals Act as a point of advice for imaging referrers

  • Act as a point of advice for patient enquiries regarding their referral

  • Acquire diagnostic images and physically position the full range of patient presentations

  • Operate advanced software on specialised Radiological equipment

  • Participate in the organisation, co-ordination and prioritisation of the flow of work within the department

  • Ensure that a high standard of patient care and high professional standards are maintained throughout the Imaging department

  • Participate in a CPD programme for all staff

  • Review images and in liaison with Radiologists ensure that supplementary imaging procedures are considered

  • Be familiar with the range of technical applications available on Imaging equipment

  • Perform intravenous cannulation and manual injection of contrast agent on completion of training and/or hospital competency

  • Work as part of a team to ensure effective communication and delivery of care.

  • Liaise with other departments/wards within the hospital and various external sources in order to provide a

  • Adapt and quickly respond to changes in service, patients or departmental need.

  • Trouble-shoot equipment faults and make suitable provision for the service in the event of equipment failure

  • Demonstrate a wide range of problem-solving skills involving allocation of staff due to absence and associated adequate service provision

Requirements

  • Diagnostic Diploma of College of Radiographers or BSc Hons

  • Evidence of CPD

  • 2yrs post qualification experience in diagnostic imaging

  • Current HCPC registration

  • Evidence of decision-making skills

  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently & accurately

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Self-motivated & able to motivate others

Benefits

  • Competitive pay For employees joining us from the NHS, we can provide continuation of your NHS pension

  • Contributory pension schemes to suit all pockets.

  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year

  • 27 days annual leave + Bank Holidays

  • Ongoing training and development programmes and a genuine commitment to continuous professional development

  • Discounts at local, national and online shops

  • Interest-free season ticket loans

  • Cycle to work loan scheme

  • Employee “Service Excellence” recognition rewards

Recovery Nurse

Are you looking to take your career to the next level?

If so, we are delighted to announce that our client is looking for a Recovery Nurse to join their Hospital. They are looking for an experienced Recovery Nurse, with a wide range of surgical specialities like general, orthopaedic, gynaecology, Ophthalmic, plastics and endoscopy.

Our client is based in Kingston Upon Thames and is extremely well located for travel connectivity. Our client is one of few remaining independent hospitals in the country.
 
Requirements 

  • NMC or HCPC Registered
  • Minimum 6 months Recovery experience
  • Relevant Outpatient Department experience is desirable
  • A team player and good communication skills are essential with the ability to work under pressure and follow instruction
  • Ability to prioritise workload

Duties

  • Important for you to implement basic nursing care independently. 
  • You must implement new/complex care with supervision. 
  • You will practise in own clinical area of practice to agreed competency level. 
  • You must implement research-based practice. 
  • You will participate with the multi-disciplinary team in decision making regarding patient care. 
  • You must Accurately documents care and evaluate. 
  • You will recognise potential clinical challenges and ways of dealing with them.
  • You will adhere to Hospital policies and procedures and relevant legislation including the requirements of any professional bodies 
  • You must understand and incorporate the organisational values into daily working practice:  
  • Compassionate  
  • Exceptional 
  • Ethical   
  • Evolving  
  • Important to attend mandatory training as identified by the Hospital 
  • You must develop own knowledge, skills and experience through supervision practice and educational opportunities within the spirit of lifelong learning.  
  • You will work as part of a team and collaborate with colleagues. 
  • Must ensure good communication links are established with all other departments within the hospital.
  • Important that you maintain a high level of security awareness.

Benefits

  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Staff counselling service 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Subsidised meal on duty 

If this role sounds like something you are interested in then apply today!

Senior Radiographer

Are you looking to showcase your skills within radiography ?

Our client is seeking a results driven, teamworking individual to work along side some of the best healthcare professionals in the country. Why not join our client in East London and demonstrate your skills to play your part in the role of detecting what alot of people can not. Join the team of experts and take appropriate massive action to assure every scan, diagnosis and evaluation is done to the best for the sake of the patients. Commute to work through the wonderful city and gaze into the skyline and the city skycrapers on lunches and be in the centre multi-culturalism  in both the food and the people with exotic cuisines and street performers on almost every corner... Do not miss out.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Provide advice and assistance to less experienced radiographers, acting as cover for, Superintendent Radiographers when required.
  • Undertake routine scanning of participants based on standardised protocols on UK Biobank’s scanners, producing images and data of the highest quality.
  • Act on any reports of untoward occurrences, incidents and/or non-conformances, ensuring appropriate forms are completed and processes are followed.
  • Perform other duties as appropriate to the grade and as requested by the Lead/Superintendent Radiographer.
  • Review flagged studies review and ensure potentially serious incidental findings are fed into the incidental findings process.
  • Responsible for volunteer safety and well-being within the scanners.
  • Be up-to-date with the current safety guidelines with respect to the DEXA and MR, environment and the specific problems associated with radiation, implants and devices associated with our imaging.
  • Conduct the ‘pre-screening’ process.
  • Assist the Lead Radiographer to resolve any issues that are highlighted through participant feedback in a timely manner.
  • Comply with statutory requirements and with the UK Biobank’s employment policies whilst at work (e.g. Ionising Radiations Regulations 1999, IR(ME)R 2000, Health and Safety Regulations, COSHH and Risk Assessments).
  • Ensure participant’s details are correctly identified prior to the examination and ensure that such details/unique ID are present and correct on the imaging modality and any associated records.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of volunteers and staff and follow the requirements of the data protection act (1998) at all times (i.e. ensuring it is clear to staff that they do not enter any identifying information into any text fields/notes during the visit).

Benefits 

  • Competitive Salary
  • Private Healthcare 
  • And more to discuss at Interview stages.

What our client is looking for...

  • HCPC Registered 
  • Years of experience.
  • Relevant qualifications.
  • Fully competant with MRI.
  • CT experience would be an advantage.

 

Staff Nurse

Enjoy your nursing career ?

With a passion for patient care, a collaborative work ethic and drive to exceed expectations, our Staff Nurses are tasked with ensuring that the highest standard of evidence-based nursing care is delivered to all patients and their families.

Our client is looking for a success oriented individual who will join the team of nurses in helping poorly patients on a day to day basis with out a complaint all day... YOU the nurses are heroes without the capes.

Duties and Resposibilities

  • To ensure that the highest standard of evidence-based nursing care is delivered to all patients and their families.
  • To report any issues that are identified by patients or their relatives on a timely basis.
  • To ensure that all provision of nursing care is documented on a timely basis and accurately reflects the patient experience.
  • To ensure that individual consultant care protocols are followed.
  • To ensure a high standard of infection control and the prevention of all avoidable healthcare associated infections.
  • To administer all drugs and medications as per the local policies and procedures.
  • To report to the senior nurses any nursing issues of significance or concern.
  • To ensure that all policies, procedures, guidelines and work instructions that relate to nursing are followed.
  • To maintain sound and effective working relationships and communication with all hospital staff and consultants.

Benefits

  • Golden Hello: £1,500.
  • Competitive salary range.
  • Employer matched pension scheme.
  • Private Medical Insurance.
  • Travel Loan.
  • The opportunity to develop your skills and expertise by working in a specialist environment alongside leading experts.
  • A chance to be at the forefront of best practice with our award winning approach to quality outcome measurement.
  • Be part of new exciting projects to inspire and challenge you.

What our client is looking for... 

  • Hold a relevant nursing qualification. 
  • Be able to demonstrate good levels of recent CPD.
  • Have up to date registration with the NMC.

Community nurse

Do you enjoy working closely with individuals for the better ?

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic, self driven, team player with a hunger to help people fight disease on a day to day basis. Joing our client and their nursing community, and become part of a tight knit clique that is warm and welcoming to all new comers regardless of experience. Our client is a very well known institution that is nationally known to look after their nurses as much as they look after their patients.

Enjoy the sunny commute through London with the lush, picturesque views of the skyscrapers, landmarks and all attractions with culture running through lewisham like veins in the body.

Duties and Resposibilities 

  • Develops confidence, competence and capabilities to influence the health and lifestyle of individuals, families and communities.
  • Ensures patients best interests are at the centre of nursing care; challenging others where patients’ needs are not being met or when things go wrong.
  • Provides consistent, effective, holistic support and high quality nursing care to patients in their own homes.
  • Uses the nursing process framework to assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care in partnership with patients and their families.
  • Ensures safe and effective nursing interventions at all times to improve patient outcomes.
  • Demonstrates and utilises a wide range of skills such as: wound management, compression therapy, VAC therapy, syringe driver management, administration of medication’s, IVAB, PEG management, catheterisations etc.
  • To work with patients to maintain effective communication and involvement in care programmes offering support and advice, teaching nursing care that can be safely carried out in the absence of the nurse. Demonstrates skills in carrying out a new patient first assessment.
  • Develops nursing care plans with clear objectives and timeframes to meet the health needs of allocated patients in a timely way.
  • Involves patients in the planning and implementation phase of their care plans, listening actively to any needs patients may have.
  • Reviews and evaluates patients’ progress, discussing any significant changes with the district or senior nurse.
  • Supports the complex care pathway by providing nursing interventions as directed by the clinical lead.
  • Manages chronic conditions in collaboration with the clinical lead, being proactive in preventing complication of long term conditions.
  • Takes responsibility for planning and organising own workload.
  • Maintains accurate and contemporaneous records at base and in patients’ homes, recording interventions in a timely way or according to the Trust and NMC records keeping procedures.

Benefits 

  • Annual Leave
  • Pensions
  • Salary 
  • Sacrifice Benefits Scheme
  • Career Development

Our client wants the post holder to...

  • Registered Nurse – Adult on the Nursing and Midwifery Register.
  • Evidence of continuous professional development.
  • To meet the numeracy literacy and clinical competency requirements of the role.

Senior Staff Nurse - Surgical

Amazing opportunity for Surgical Nurses!

Our client in North London is looking for an experienced Senior nurse to join their team.
The hospital opened in 1980 and has been leading name in healthcare since 2003.  They pride themselves on their high standards of nursing care and friendly atmosphere, and continuously invest in medical technology, staff, training and facilities.
They offer everything you would expect from your local private hospital including outpatient clinics, private healthcare and treatment for a wide range of medical specialities.
Easily accessible from Central London and the Home Counties, the hospital is in the centre of leafy Highgate, North London.  

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To ensure that the highest standard of evidence-based nursing care is delivered to all

  • patients and their families.

  • To act as patient advocate, ensuring privacy, dignity and confidentiality are met.

  • To report any issues that are identified by patients or their relatives on a timely basis

  • To ensure that all provision of nursing care is documented on a timely basis and

  • accurately reflects the patient experience

  • To ensure that individual consultant care protocols are followed.

  • To ensure a high standard of infection control and the prevention of all avoidable

  • healthcare associated infections.

  • To administer all drugs and medications as per the local policies and procedures

  • To report to the senior nurses any nursing issues of significance or concern

  • PB/JD/Sept2017 Page 2 of 8

  • To ensure that all policies, procedures, guidelines and work instructions that relate

  • to nursing are followed.

  • To maintain sound and effective working relationships and communication with all

  • hospital staff and consultants.

  • To maintain an appropriate standard of confidentiality. Any disclosures of

  • confidential information (including personal information kept on computer or other

  • media) made unlawfully outside the proper course of duty will be treated as a

  • serious disciplinary offence.

Requirements

  • Up to date on current nursing

  • practice

  • Ability to plan care

  • Ability to manage a personal

  • caseload

  • Understanding of on-going

  • professional development

  • requirements

  • Good communication skills:

  • verbal & written

  • Sound interpersonal skills

  • Excellent customer care skills

  • NMC registered nurse 

  • A minimum of two years’ postregistration experience within a surgical setting

Benefits

  • Pension scheme

  • Employee assistance helpline 

  • Legal and financial information service

  • Health risk assessment 

  • 5 weeks annual leave 

  • Retail discounts 

  • Childcare vouchers 

Get new jobs for this search by email