Registered General Nurse - Orthopaedic Ward (London)

London (Central), London (Greater)
£31000 - £35000 per annum
24 Jan 2014
21 Feb 2014
Brian Christie
Nursing Field
Hospital, Private Healthcare
Job Type
Our client, a top private hospital in the heart of London's medical district, is searching for a talented Registered General Nurse to fill the vacant Band 5 position on their Orthopaedic Ward (inpatients). Job Description: As a staff nurse in orthopaedics you will be required to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care to patients, within a safe, caring and comfortable environment. You will work within the team, supervising and directing junior staff. Duties and Responsibilities: - To demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions; - Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient and family needs; - Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation, phlebotomy; - Contribute to research based care and other practice development initiatives; - Contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policy and procedure; - Promote good communication channels amongst staff enhancing good team work; - To maintain a safe environment for patients and staff; - To deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management. Skills & Experience: - NMC Registration and PREP requirements - ENB course/experience relevant to orthopaedics desirable but not essential - 2 years post-registration experience - Mentorship course desirable For more information, and to apply, please send your CV to or call one of our lovely team members on 02078618950!