Senior Staff Nurse- Chemo Day Unit
Location: Leaders in Oncology Care (LOC) 95 Harley Street, London
Hours: Full time 37.5 hrs pw (Mon-Fri flexibility required to cover opening hours of 8am-8pm)
Salary: £38,000-£43,386 Dependent on Skills & Experience + benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development
Brilliant opportunity for a Chemotherapy Senior Staff Nurse to join the Chemo Day Unit @ Leaders in Oncology Care @95 Harley street
As Senior Staff Nurse for our chemo day care unit, you will be responsible for working in a supporting experienced nursing team to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of specialist care to ensure that patients are cared for in a safe, caring and comfortable environment. This will include meeting their medical, physical and emotional needs by effectively communicating with the patient and their families
As deputy to the sister/charge nurse the senior staff nurse is instrumental in ensuring the highest standards of clinical care are delivered. To be an advocate for the patient, working within the multidisciplinary team. Day to day smooth running of the unit working together with other clinical areas to ensure safe patient flow. Ensure high levels of professional behaviour are adhered to at all times.
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.
Post registration experience within haematology or oncology setting or equivalent
Clinical skills in venepuncture, cannulation and the administration of intravenous drugs.
Wide and evidence-based knowledge of systemic anti-cancer treatments e.g. chemotherapy, immunotherapy, radiotherapy etc and the known and lesser-known side effects of these
Leaders in Oncology Care (LOC) is a specialist cancer treatment centre set up by four leading consultants in 2005. We have over 80 consultants who are experienced in diagnosing and treating all forms of cancer, using the latest medical developments to provide advanced treatment options. At LOC we are committed to investing in excellent people who want to be part of an organisation that is dedicated to providing the most advanced cancer care.
LOC has four day-care facilities across London Harley Street, London Bridge, Chelsea and St Johns Wood. All staff are given the opportunity to rotate across the sites. There is a very collaborative approach to working and strong team support and commitment
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