Staff Nurse - COVID-19 in London

Job description

We have an opportunity for a D Grade Nurse to join our Urology & Neuroscience Unit based at our 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 be responsible for the delivery of the highest standards of care and service to the patients.

Job Type

This is a full time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week (days, nights and weekends.)

Salary

The attractive salary range for this role is £34,024 - £40,890 (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

  • To maintain accountability for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating programmes of care within the framework of nursing incorporating the Named nurse initiative.
  • To coordinate the patient’s discharge arrangements in accordance with the London Clinic discharge policy.
  • To promote a patient focused approach to care in collaboration with all relevant health professionals.
  • To educate patients and their carers as required where a need has been identified.
  • To provide information which enables patients to make choices about adopting a healthier lifestyle.
  • To complete patient documentation correctly.

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

  • NMC Registered general nurse
  • At least 12 months post registration experience
  • Post Registration in Urology, Nephrology or Neuroscience Nursing Course preferred
  • Cannulation and Venepuncture
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Male Catheterization

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
18-11-2020
Profession Sub-category
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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