London – Harley Street at UCH
Location: University College Hospital Private Care (HCA @ UCH) London
Hours: Full time 37.5 hrs pw (Long days/nights/weekends)
Salary: £37,000-£42,638 inc. dependent on relevant experience & Skills + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development)
Be part of an amazing team @ HCA Healthcare UK and develop your career as a Haematology Nurse!
As a Staff Nurse working on the haematology inpatient unit, 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. This will include meeting physical, psychological and spiritual needs by effectively communicating with the patient, their families and your colleagues.
We understand that cancer care is a challenging field and our friendly team work closely together to adopt a supportive culture. As part of HCA Healthcare our team are offered emotional support and career development.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Assess, plan and deliver care to meet individual patient and family needs in accordance with agreed protocols (SOP’s/policies)
Demonstrate impeccable clinical practice at all times and respond appropriately to deteriorating patients, changing patient condition and safety triggers e.g. NEWS 2, SBAR
Work productively within a team and promote a multi-disciplinary approach whilst recognising own responsibility and accountability.
Participate in research based care and other practice development initiatives.
Contribute towards clinical audit and quality initiatives towards the continual improvement of patient care and experience
Provide a welcoming, caring and safe environment for all patients, families and carers regardless of race, culture or beliefs.
Registered General Nurse with valid NMC pin
Post registration experience within haematology or oncology setting or equivalent
Intravenous chemotherapy administration experience
Mentorship and Preceptorship experience, or willingness to work towards this
Motivated and forward thinking individual with excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Ability to prioritise and manage own workload
Evidence of self-development and service improvement and a willingness to continue this
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.
Working in partnership with University College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, HCA UK at University College Hospital (HCA at UCH) is a dedicated private facility offering expert care for patients with cancer and blood disorders. Our team of experienced doctors and nurses provide the highest quality of personalised care, at all stages of treatment for our patients.
Rated ‘Outstanding’ by CQC, we are continually investing in our facilities to make sure that our patients have access to the latest treatments and technology. We offer specialist care for solid tumour and blood cancer and we are a JACIE accredited bone marrow and stem cell transplant centre. We treat patients for CAR T-cell therapy, making us one of the few JACIE accredited private providers in the UK to offer this ground-breaking therapy.
We continue to grow our service and in 2021 our private inpatient unit will move to the new UCLH state-of-the-art haematology hospital where the floors have been designed to the highest possible specification, taking into account the acute medical needs of haematology patients.
These are exciting times and we are looking for highly motivated staff nurses to join our haematology team and help us to continue to deliver and build upon excellence in care and service delivery. We offer low nurse to patient ratio where you will have the opportunity to deliver exceptional care.
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.