About the Facility:
This joint venture is with the NHS Trust, however patients are treated exclusively in a private setting.
This hospital is a complex cancer centre on the 15th floor with stunning panoramic views across London. The centre specialises in complex sarcoma, head and neck and haematological cancers and is one of only a few centres in the UK to have JACIE accreditation for its bone marrow transplant service.
Purpose of the Role:
This opportunity has become available due to an increase in the number of ward beds, so it`s a fantastic time to join a growing, successful team. The post holder will be responsible for outstanding patient care from assessment through to evaluations, always working with the wider multi-disciplinary team to constantly improve care standards.
This is a permanent full time role, 37.5 hours per week, with shifts including days, nights, weekend and public holidays.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Independently assess, plan, deliver and evaluate patient care
-Provide effective on-going evaluation of nursing care and interventions
-Implement changes in care smoothly, consulting patients, carers and the multi-disciplinary team
-Recognise and take appropriate action in emergency situations
-Record, monitor and interpret patient vital signs, reporting to the nurse in charge
-Accurately monitor and document nursing outcomes
Skills & Experience:
-RGN, NMC registered with PIN
-Previous haematology/oncology experience
-Knowledge of chemotherapy treatment regimes
-Skills in phlebotomy/IV and Chemotherapy would be desirable
-Previous exposure to palliative care would be advantageous
-Chemotherapy certificate would also be desirable
About the Individual:
The successful candidate will be able to prioritise workload effectively and be able to work under pressure. They will be both professional and personable, with a passion for customer service and a desire to provide an exceptional patient experience. The team in T15 are very close knit and have created a strong support network across the whole team. With this in mind being a true team player will be very important.
Please do not hesitate to contact me for further information on 0207 861 8950 Ext 1553 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
HCL Permanent London