Registered Nurse - ITU

Stepney Green
Market related
20 Sep 2016
18 Oct 2016
Nursing Field
Intensive care
Clinical Nurse
Job Type

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in our 58 hospitals in the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people.     

BMI Healthcare’s London Independent Hospital in London has a vacancy for a Registered Nurse to join their team of staff within the ITU Department. 

This post is for 37.5 hours per week Monday - Sunday internal rotation

It is essential that applicants have the following:

  • Registered Nurse – Part 1
  • Up to date knowledge in Critical Care nursing
  • Up to date technical skills in Critical Care nursing
  • Aware of NMC code
  • Basic workload / shift management
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Basic IT skills

Desirable = Post-registration ITU/Critical Care Course

Duties of this role include:

  • To provide safe and effective care to allocated cohorts of patients without direct supervision.
  • To plan, implement and evaluate plans of patient care.
  • To ensure that own nursing practice is in accordance with hospital policies and guidelines and that professional practice is in accordance with the NMC Code.
  • To supervise unregistered members of staff i.e. Student Nurses and Healthcare Assistants, and ensure that tasks delegated to them are appropriate for delegation and that completion of tasks is monitored.
  • To bring to the attention of the department manager / senior member of nursing staff within the hospital, any factors that inhibit the delivery of high quality, safe, effective care or any instances or evidence of poor quality clinical care.
  • To assist in the setting and maintenance of clinical standards and participation in the Clinical Governance agenda.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy. 

Being the UK’s largest private healthcare provider, BMI Healthcare is able to offer staff excellent training support and progression potential, making this an excellent place to work.