Sister – Infection Control - Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire
30,000 - 33,500 depending on experience
05 Apr 2012
03 May 2012
Sister – Infection Control - Buckinghamshire
Hospital, Private Healthcare
Charge Nurse
Permanent

A unique opportunity has arisen for an experience Infection Control Nurse to work for a leading private hospital group based in Buckinghamshire.

Being physically linked to the NHS building, a close working relationship has been built with the trust. The hospital boasts 31 acute care beds, 3 Theatres + 1 minor ops room, Radiology department and a Physiotherapy department

General Responsibilities:
•    To contribute to the prevention, surveillance and investigation of infections for South Buckinghamshire Hospitals
•    Take ownership of maintaining clinical competency and practice development
•    Management of identified medical devices
•    Chair the Hospital Infection Control Committee
•    Provide training and support to the coordinators at a level suited to their responsibilities
•    Work in collaboration with ward and laboratory staff on infection control surveillance, act upon findings and cascade data to relevant staff

Requirements:
•    Eligible for NMC registration/registered
•    Infection Control Degree or Diploma
•    MSPP or equivalent desirable
•    Acute medical or surgical nursing background
•    Teaching and assessing competencies

Benefits:
•    Continuous training and development
•    Employee discount (Dental Insurance, Gym Membership, High Street Retailers)
•    Private health-care insurance
•    Life Insurance
•    Contributory money purchase pension scheme

To apply for this position please forward your CV to aaron.smith@hclplc.com or contact Aaron Smith on 02078618950 EXT 1510