Sister/Charge Nurse PICU, London

London (Central), London (Greater)
£43390 per annum
26 Mar 2014
02 Apr 2014
Rebecca Garrie
Charge Nurse
Job Type
About the Role

You will assist the Lead Nurse in the effective operational management of the department, the organisation and deliver high quality nursing care from admission to discharge and provide clinical leadership to the nursing team.

Roles and Responsibilities

You will manage nurses and nursing services by organising the duty rota and patient allocation according to dependency/acuity model, anticipating requirements when clinical activity increases/decreases,

You will assist in forward planning of absences and the effective use of temporary staff ensuring correct grade and skill mix are in place to deliver care.

You will manage direct reports effectively, delegating appropriately and holding them accountable for the delivery of specific objectives and targets, maximising their performance through regular performance coaching and review, and reflective practice, ensuring they meet the required standards in their current job whilst developing their skills and knowledge.

You will maintain positive working relationships with all Consultants, ensuring individual Consultant protocols are utilised by nursing staff.

We offer a dynamic working environment; competitive salary; excellent benefits and access to personal development opportunities.

About the Department

From its inception in 2000, the Paediatric Centre has provided a caring environment for children, offering advanced clinical facilities for complex medical and surgical procedures. As a vital part of the internationally renowned Bupa Cromwell Hospital, the Paediatric centre has a team of consultants, nurses and staff who offer expertise, dedication and compassion not only to young patients but also to their families.


Gym Membership

Childcare Vouchers

Staff Restaurant

Dry Cleaning Discount

Eye Sight Testing

Please do not miss out on this opportunity and forward your interests to or please do not hesitate to contact me on 0207 861 8950 Ext 1553.