Breast Surgery Staff Nurse - Nights

London (Central)
£33575 - £36377 per annum, Benefits: Plus benefits
14 Jan 2014
11 Feb 2014
Sian Dodunski
Nursing Field
Hospital, Private Healthcare
Job Type
My client is the UK's largest independently owned non-profit hospital. They undertake highly complex procedures in addition to routine surgery and medicine. Consisting of over 250 patients beds and 17 theatres (including a minimally invasive theatre and the new Hybrid vascular theatre), an endoscopy unit, a radiology unit, dialysis and a 24 hour consultant-led Intensive Care Unit. This position provides a challenging opportunity for the successful candidate to build on existing skills and knowledge in the specialities of Plastics, Reconstructive surgery and Breast surgery. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team you will need to be able to communicate clearly and effectively with all members of the team and in-line with their knowledge and skills. You will also form part of the Link nurse system across the hospital where you will be expected to participate in committees and share information from these sessions with the team. You will have access to an excellent Clinical Training and Practice Development department at the Clinic that offers mandatory and clinical update training in addition to study days including Pain Study and Tissue Viability. In addition to very competitive salaries, the hospital is also offer staff benefits including stakeholder pension scheme, private healthcare plan, life assurance and an interest-free season ticket loan. It is essential that you have a minimum of 1 year clinical experience in an acute surgical setting. You should be confident in using IT systems, as the role involves daily use of systems such as Meditech, iTrent and PACs. You should be willing to embrace change in clinical practice as required. You should possess sound clinical skills including but not limited to ECG's. Phlebotomy, wound Care and wound management. With an understanding of the daily operation of a ward you should be able to take charge in the absence of the senior members of the team. You should be experienced in acting professionally and respectfully with a diverse range of patients from various cultures and backgrounds. If you would like to learn more about this position or apply, please call Sian on 0207 861 8950 ext 1547 or email your most recent and detailed CV to