The Harley Street Clinic – London
Role: Clinical Nurse Specialist - Tissue Viability Nurse (TVN)
Town / Site: London: The Harley Street Clinic
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Shift times: Monday – Friday
Salary: Competitive (DOE)
We’re looking for a Clinical Nurse Specialist - Tissue Viability Nurse to join our team at The Harley Street Clinic, part of HCA Healthcare Uk, currently rated “Outstanding” by the CQC.
As a Tissue Viability Nurse, you will provide expert knowledge and lead the clinical management of complex wound care within the Harley Street Clinic.
This role will include support and mentorship of junior staff, acting as a clinical expert and role model. It will provide independent, autonomous practice and support the patients journey through both Outpatients and Inpatients from admission to discharge.
You will also be leading on practice changes within the business and ensuring we are up to date with the best practices in evidence-based care.
The Harley Street Clinic is a world-leading private hospital specialising in cancer care, cardiology and complex surgery. From complex neurosurgery to pioneering techniques for treating cancer, our clinicians work together to provide the best possible care and treatments for our patients.
Our staff always go the extra mile in caring for our patients which can be demonstrated by our recent outstanding rating awarded by the CQC
At HCA UK we care about what you care about. We care that you want to deliver the very best care. We care that you want a career you can be proud of. We care that you want working conditions that support your health and wellbeing. Let us care for you and your career, the same way you do for others.
An experienced Tissue Viability Nurse Specialist with highly developed clinical expertise.
Teaching or mentoring qualification
Evidence of continuous professional development in clinical area
Working towards, or willing to work towards a Master’s degree within the first year on employment
Experience in Managing Staff
Originally founded over 50 years ago by Dr Thomas Frist, HCA has gone on to become one of the world’s leading healthcare providers. In the UK, we’re one of the largest providers of privately funded healthcare and have invested over £500 million in the latest treatments, technology, techniques, medication and facilities. Being part of a large multisite, established healthcare group we can offer you unrivalled opportunities for career progression through internal and external courses, as well as working conditions that prioritise both your mental and physical wellbeing.
We believe that by caring for our employees, we empower them to provide exceptional care for our patients. That’s why we offer a host of flexible benefits that reflect the invaluable contribution they make every day. As a Senior Staff Nurse in our surgical Unit you’ll be eligible for:
25 days holiday each year (plus bank holidays) increasing with service, with option to buy or sell leave to suit you
Private Healthcare Insurance for treatment at our leading hospitals
Private pension contribution which increases with length of service
Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work scheme
Group Life Assurance from day one
Critical illness cover
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
Corporate staff discount for all facilities including Maternity packages at The Portland
Comprehensive range of flexible health, protection and lifestyle benefits to suit you
Discounts with over 800 major retailers
Patients first. Colleagues always. That’s the guiding philosophy behind our approach to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging. We believe healthcare is built on a foundation of inclusion, compassion and respect for our patients and for each other. By working together with our colleagues we’re creating a truly inclusive environment, where individual differences are celebrated and everyone can achieve their potential.
We believe everyone should feel comfortable to bring their full self to work and be afforded the same opportunities. That’s why we’re happy to discuss flexible working arrangements to suit your needs as well as offer reasonable adjustments throughout our recruitment process, and in the workplace, to anyone that needs them.