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Cardiac Staff Nurse

Reference:HCA10064

Location:London

Salary:£30,001 - £40,000

Facility:London Bridge Hospital Campus

Category:Nursing & Midwifery

Closing Date:05/03/2018

About the facility

HCA Healthcare UK – World’s largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016' and 'Best International Cancer Services' provider 2016


 


London Bridge Hospital expanded in 2017 into the top four floors of the new Guy’s Cancer Centre. With 38.2 million pound investment and 60,000 square feet this purpose built facility will allow London Bridge Hospital to house its cancer services in one roof.  Consultants from London’s top teaching hospitals will offer full surgical provision in urology, gynaecology, breast, ENT, maxillofacial and head and neck, as well as reconstructive surgery for these specialties. The hospital will partner with Leaders in Oncology (LOC) across chemotherapy, outpatient oncology and haematology.


 


The new site encompasses inpatient and daycase beds, operating theatres including the first integrated robotics theatre in the UK, housing a Da Vinci Robot. There is also a chemotherapy unit, outpatient consulting, Level 3 Critical Care and Imaging including X-Ray, MRI and Ultrasound.


 


The London Bridge Hospital campus in South East London encompasses the recently opened outpatients and diagnostic centre in The Shard, the large world-class hospital based at the Tooley Street site, and a further five outpatient and diagnostic centres across the City, Canary Wharf and Kent. Patients benefit from multidisciplinary streamlined care, investment in leading-edge technology and London teaching hospital consultants.

Job Description

As a Cardiac Staff Nurse, your role will involve providing, planning and delivering high standards of nursing care. Working within a team, you will supervise and direct junior staff and deputise for Senior Staff Nurse and Sister in their absence.


Hours - Full time (37.5)


Salary - £31,630 - £35,822 dependent on experience, with additional shift enhancement

Duties & Responsibilities

To demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions


 


Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient and family needs


 


Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation, phlebotomy


 


Contribute to research based care and other practice development initiatives


 


Contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policy and procedure


 


Promote good communication channels amongst staff enhancing good team work


 


To maintain a safe environment for patients and staff


 


To deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management


 


Provide patients and families with information regarding care and management of their condition

Skills and Experience

Registered Nurse Level 1


 


UKCC Registration and PREP requirements


 


ENB course/experience relevant to specialist area desirable


 


Phlebotomy training desirable

About the Individual

HCA Healthcare UK offers ground-breaking innovation, leading the way in complex care. You will be provided with the opportunity to develop your career and we are committed to helping you achieve this by providing appraisals, mentorship and further training / development opportunities

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please send through your details and we would be happy to accommodate an informal visit as part of your application process. We look forward to meeting you!