Gynaecology Sister

London (City of), London (Greater)
£36646.00 - £42487.00 per annum + Benfits
04 Mar 2014
01 Apr 2014
Perm UK
Nursing Field
Hospital, Private Healthcare
Charge Nurse
Job Type

Duties and Responsibilities
*To take responsibility for a team of nurses ensuring systems are in place for cascading information and that there is a forum for team discussion, sharing of ideas and delegating areas of responsibility
*To set and maintain a high standard of nursing care
*Provide patients and their relatives with information regarding the care and management of their condition
*Make use of available resources with regard to budgetary constraints and Corporate, Hospital and Departmental business objectives
*To monitor care delivery through audit and take part in the development of action plans to improve standards as required
*To take responsibility for ensuring the department has up to date and effective evidence based policies in place for staff to follow
*To keep abreast of developments in Gynaecology practice
*To ensure continuous staff development through the competency based appraisal system and follow up with individual developmental plans

Skills and Experience
*Registered Nurse Level 1
*Valid NMC Registration and PREP requirements
*Mentorship Qualification or ENB 998
*Extensive experience working in a senior nursing position on a Gynaecology ward
*Phlebotomy training desirable

About the Individual

The successful candidate will be committed to providing exceptional patient centered care demonstrating an understanding of cross cultural differences. They will work well in a team, showing respect, sharing information and supporting others. The ability to work under pressure and manage conflicts are key. Effective people management skills and team building and motivation capabilities are also essential.