HDU Specialist Nurse - Berkshire/Buckinghamshire

Slough, England
£26000 - £35000 per annum
06 Sep 2016
04 Oct 2016
Zoe Allen
Nursing Field
Intensive care
Job Type

Position - HDU Specialist Nurse - Berkshire/Buckinghamshire
Location - Berkshire/Buckinghamshire
Salary - Circa Band 6
Hours -Full Time

My client is currently looking to recruit an experienced and committed full time HDU Nurse to cover 2 beds in a Surgical HDU Rated L1 (working to L2).

Overall Responsibilities
Assess patients' health and well being across a complex and changing caseload.
Assist in the delivery of care to meet individuals' health and wellbeing needs
Provide and receive complex, sensitive or contentious information.
Develop own knowledge and skills and that of others.
Promotes best practice in health and safety and security.
Assist in maintaining and developing services.
Contribute to quality improvement.
Promote people's equality, diversity and rights
Apply technology for measurement, monitoring and treatment.

Qualifications and Training
Registered Nurse
Critical care course
Previous experience in clinical education or training

Working in teams
Work with minimum supervision
Critical care
Training of clinical staff
D minimum of 3 years experience in level 2/3

Knowledge and Technical Ability
Competence across a range of critical care skills supported by professional and clinical knowledge
Posses the mandatory training requirements for role including infection control and health and safety competencies.
Critical care competencies / course
Possess Equipment and Medical Devices Competences
Demonstrate principles of accountable practice
English language to IELTS 7.0
Trained on MS Office and other relevant packages
Qualification in clinical education / mentorship
Continuing professional development

Skills and Behaviours
Passion for Customers
Planning and Organisation
Problem Solving and Continuous Improvement
Communication and Influencing
Working Collaboratively
Concern for Standards
Business Focus

Nursing and Midwifery Council registration and regulation
Willing to participate in flexible working pattern on the both the wards and in HDU
Empathy for vulnerable and sick patients
Empathy for principles and importance of EO and dignity at work
Flexible work processes

Key Words - HDU, Specialist Nurse, General, High Dependency, RGN, RN, Nurse, CCU

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

For more information please contact Zoe Allen at Pulse Jobs on 0161 245 4453 alternatively
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