Endoscopy Nurse - Manchester

Manchester, England
£18 - £20 per hour
19 Sep 2016
17 Oct 2016
Holly Brace
Nursing Field
Private Healthcare
Job Type
Part Time

You will be required to travel between all three sites, so your own transport is important, though mileage will be reimbursed. This position is working Saturday and Sundays only between the hours of 9am - 7pm and 8am - 6pm.

Be responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development of programmes of care ensuring that these are evaluated and amended as appropriate.
Document the condition and progress of patients and report to senior nursing and/ or medical staff any areas of concern.
Undertake nursing procedures and techniques in accordance with agreed policies and guidelines.
Demonstrate clinical procedures to registered and unregistered staff and agency staff as required.
Take charge of the clinical area on a regular basis in the absence of the person who has continuing responsibility or his/ her deputy.
Maintain an awareness of the developments in the care and treatment of patients in order to be able to carry out duties competently and efficiently.
Ensure that the rights, dignity and confidentiality of the patient are protected at all times.
Take all reasonable steps to ensure the safe keeping of patients' property in accordance with the Patients' Property Procedure.
Comply with the Drug Custody and Administration Code of Practice.
Report all accidents and untoward incidents to the Line Manager and complete an incident form in accordance with Treatment Centre policy.

Registered Nurse or ODP
Relevant post-registration study e.g. specialist pathway
Demonstrable record of Continuing Professional Development

Skills/ Abilities & Knowledge
Good communication skills
Ability to supervise unqualified staff
Ability to co-ordinate a shift for the department
Knowledge of clinical and non-clinical governance issues
At least 6 months post registration experience

Personal Qualities
Strong communication and organisational skills.
Relate well to all staff and patients
Positive attitude to change and a willingness to be instrumental in change

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 Holly Brace at Pulse Jobs on 0161 245 4453 alternatively please forward your CV

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