Staff Nurse - Radiotherapy
HCL is working with one of the most prestigious and respected private hospitals in London, specialising in complex, cancer, cardiac and neuroscience, care for both adults and children. With the most advanced medical equipment and the largest private paediatric ITU in the country, it`s no surprise they attract some of the finest specialist consultants from many of London's major teaching hospitals.
The successful applicant will have access to fantastic benefits. On top of this the successful candidate will work within an established organization based in one of London`s most renowned medical locations and known worldwide for its outstanding service. They will also have access to the well priced and high quality food range available within the staff restaurant.
To work as a skilled member of the nursing team, to provide a high standard of holistic family centred care to the patients and families.
Duties and Responsibilities
Ensure individualised care plans are in place for all patients in the designated clinical area
Ensure an ongoing welcoming, caring and safe environment is provided for patients and their families
Work within and monitor standards of care within the defined policies, procedures, standards and protocols of the Unit to ensure adherence to, and delivery of, a high quality service
Comply with and promote infection control standards and relevant care bundles to the department
Ensure effective communication processes are adhered to and meet the needs of patients and relatives as well as other members of the multidisciplinary team
Communicate complex and sensitive information effectively to patients, carers and other staff
To maintain accurate patient records
To actively assist in the education and practical training of learners, junior staff and multidisciplinary team members at every opportunity, through formal and informal teaching
Skills & Experience
NMC Registered Nurse (RN Adult)
Assessing & Mentoring qualification desirable
Relevant courses / experience in oncology/haematology
Evidence of ongoing professional development linked to demonstrable competencies
Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy Nursing Course desirable
Must be competent in cannulation and venepuncture
About the Individual
The successful candidate will have good interpersonal skills and a willing to support others. They must have a professional approach to work and demonstrates ability to use initiative.
HCL Permanent London