Excellence in every area

Bank General Nurse

Reference:HCA13263

Location:London

Salary:Competitive

Facility:Corporate

Category:Nursing & Midwifery

Closing Date:31/12/2019

About the facility

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.

From complex care to straightforward procedures in both adults and children, HCA UK provides exceptional care across our six world-class hospitals, The Harley Street Clinic, The Lister Hospital, The London Bridge Hospital, The Portland Hospital, The Princess Grace Hospital and The Wellington Hospital as well as clinics, outpatient and diagnostics centres, and NHS partnerships. We believe that all our patients and employees should have access to the latest state-of-the-art technology, which has seen HCA Uk invest more than £500 million over the last decade to ensure that our hospitals and specialist centres are amongst the best equipped in the world.

This philosophy of continual investment ensures our employees have the best career development opportunities; as their skills advance alongside our facilities and technology.

Job Description

As a member of our Bank General Nurses, you could be working in any one of our fantastic hospitals depending on where there is a need. Your key role will be to plan and deliver a first class service to our patients. We make sure that the nurse to patient ratio is low in all of our facilities, which gives you the time to dedicate to the patients you are looking after.

By joining HCA's Bank you will have access to a dedicated central support team, priority on available shifts, paid annual leave,paid mandatory training and quick and efficient recruitment process.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate care to meet the patient and their family’s needs
  • Early recognition of clinical problems and report or take appropriate action
  • Maintain accurate records
  • Decontaminate equipment, ensuring it is in good working order
  • Undertake extended roles such as venepuncture, cannulation and phlebotomy
  • All ad hoc nursing duties as required by permanent staff
Skills and Experience
  • RGN with valid NMC Pin
  • Ability to manage the clinical area (responsibility will differ depending on level of role)
  • Current and Relevant post graduate experience within a UK hospital nursing setting
About the Individual

At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.

You will also actively participate as a member of a team, working together to achieve tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate a lead by example attitude to inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.