London – London Bridge Hospital
Location: Private Care @ Guys (Part of London Bridge Hospital)
Hours: 37.5hrs pw (long days/nights/weekends)
Salary: Competitive dependent on skills & experience + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits, and excellent career development)
We have a brilliant opportunity for a Senior Sister/ Charge Nurse (Band 7) based at London Bridge Hospital, Private Care @ Guys. The role will play a vital role in delivering on expert patient care.
As a Senior Sister/Charge Nurse you will deliver a clinical environment that ensures our patients & visitors receive the highest standards of care; an environment that is conducive to learning, supporting, and participating in the supervision/teaching or more junior or new staff, adhering to a level of service that conforms to HCA vision, aspiration, and values at all times.
The Sister/ Charge Nurse will provide specialist nursing advice to support and facilitate high quality individualised care to patients/clients and relatives/carers, without supervision, in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team.
In addition, you will contribute to the development of services and quality improvement initiatives within a collaborative framework to enhance patient experience.
Duties & Responsibilities:
‘including but not limited to’.
Make efficient use of available resources, within budgetary constraints, to meet business objectives.
Prioritise workloads and direct staff accordingly.
Demonstrate and role model outstanding clinical practice at all times.
Develop and coach team members to ensure consistently high standards of care are met.
Regularly deputise for Modern Matron/other departmental Sisters when required.
Evaluate the work of the team and ensure standards are met.
NMC Registered Nurse
Post registration qualification in Cancer/ Chemotherapy Nursing
Recognised teaching, assessing, mentoring qualification.
Extensive experience within Cancer specialty
Evidence of continuing professional development.
Evidence of management experience / training
Skilled in Phlebotomy / Cannulation / Care of CVADs/ IV administration
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care.
Rated as 'outstanding' by the CQC, the London Bridge Hospital campus in South East London encompasses an outpatients and diagnostic centre in The Shard; the large world-class hospital based at the Tooley Street site; Private Care at Guys, which is on the top four floors of Guys Hospital Cancer Centre; and outpatient and diagnostic centres across the City, Canary Wharf and Kent.
With 160 beds, 22 ICU beds and 10 operating theatres we offer our patients exceptional treatment across a multitude of acute and complex care and have use of the latest technologies and healthcare innovations.
Private Care at Guy’s located on the top four floors of the Cancer Centre at Guy’s Hospital, and is a purpose-built facility, offering private healthcare specialising in men and women’s health services as well as the entire spectrum of cancer care - all under one roof.
Our private cancer services include outpatient and inpatient chemotherapy, haematology appointments and haematology treatment. We also offer radiotherapy on campus as part of the London Radiotherapy Centre. Complementary Therapy and Support Counselling is also made available to our patients.
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.