G Grade Scrub Charge Nurse - COVID-19 in London

Job description

We have an opportunity for a G Grade Scrub Charge Nurse (Team Leader) to join our Theatres Department based at The London Clinic’s main hospital in Central London, W1G (Close to Regents Park & Baker Street tube stations).

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest independently owned non-profit hospital, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. We have circa 1200 employees, a total of 8 premises, and we are dedicated to providing the best, personalised healthcare with a breadth of surgical and medical expertise.

Our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres, including a Hybrid theatre and two minimally invasive and day surgery theatres. The Duchess of Devonshire Wing is our award-winning cancer centre, which includes state-of-the-art radiotherapy, chemotherapy suites and dedicated patient bedrooms

Job Description

To provide advanced knowledge, skills, leadership and line management for the department, across specialities where required, indirectly and directly supervising the senior staff nurses, staff nurses and health care practitioners within your specialities.

Job Type

This is a full time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week (mixed shifts including earlies and lates, as well as weekends and on-call)

Salary

The attractive salary range for this role is £44,085 - £53,157 (inclusive of London Weighting & COLA) and will be dependent upon skills and experience.

Benefits package

We offer our permanent staff a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 25 day’s annual leave plus bank holidays, season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure preparation, checking and maintenance of surgical equipment as per guidelines before and after procedures.
  • Ensure the operating room temperature complies with the operating room guidelines, prior to patient use.
  • Understand and recognise legal implications and competence levels regarding the dual role and that of the First Assistant to the Surgeon, acting according to Clinic policy
  • Ensure that surgeons’ preference cards are accurate and current.
  • Anticipate the consultant surgeon’s requirements before and during the procedure.
  • Monitor stock levels with the stores and purchasing department.

This job description is intended as a general guide to the post, but it may change in line with the needs of the department or at the request of the line manager.

Skills & Experience

  • RGN Level 1 with ODP Level 3 & ENB Theatre Course
  • 8 years post graduate experience in operating theatres
  • Advanced Speciality Knowledge
  • Evidence of current practice
  • Able to lead a multi-disciplinary team, providing a competency based training programme.

The successful applicant’s offer is subject to relevant DBS, Occupational Health and Reference Checks respectively, alongside standard Right To Work Checks.

We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background



Extra information

Status
Open
Location
London
Published at
08-09-2020
Type of Job
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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