London – The Portland Hospital
Location :The Portland Hospital for Women & Children -London
Hours: 37.5 hrs PW (Long days/nights/weekends)
Salary : £34,880-£39,240 dependent on Skills & Experience and inclusive of shift allowance + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development)
We have a brilliant opportunity for a Paediatric Staff Nurse to join the team at The Portland Hospital Spinal and Complex Surgical Care ward. The role will play a vital role in delivering on expert patient care.
As a Registered Staff Nurse working in our Spinal and Complex Surgical care you will assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of specialist care to ensure that our patients are cared for in a safe, compassionate and comfortable environment. As a Staff Nurse you will meet physical, psychological and spiritual needs by effectively communicating with the patient, their families and your colleagues.
Staff Nurse duties will include undertaking extended roles such as venipuncture, cannulation and phlebotomy, contributing to the ongoing research-based care and other practice development initiatives. As a Staff Nurse you would recognising the signs and symptoms of a deteriorating patients and initiate early interventions in a calm and co-ordinated manner.
Skills & Experience:
NMC Child Registered Nurse (RN Child / RSCN) with immediate paediatric life support
Understanding of Safeguarding issues
Ideally experience working within a paediatric HDU/Spinal
Excellent written and verbal communication
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 Healthcare UK provides exceptional care across our six world-class hospitals, clinics, outpatient and diagnostics centres, and NHS partnerships.
HCA UK are incredibly proud to be awarded ‘Private Hospital Group of the Year ‘2020 at the Health Investor Awards.
The Portland Hospital is renowned for its clinical excellence with our paediatric inpatients covering a variety of specialties including (but not limited to) surgical, neuro-rehab, Gastroenterology, Ear,Nose and Throat (ENT) and general paediatrics.