Senior Registered Nurse

Market related
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Nursing Field
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 hospitals throughout the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people.

BMI Healthcare’s Alexandra Hospital in Cheadle has a vacancy for a Senior Registered Nurse to join their team of staff.

This role is offered on a permanent, full time basis at 37.5 hours per week.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • RGN
  • Substantial experience in an acute care setting
  • Ability to plan and deliver care for the acutely ill patient.
  • Ability to liaise with consultants.
  • Familiar with emergency situations.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to perform extended role procedures, i.e. ECG’s, venepuncture, IV drugs.

Duties of this role include:

  • Accurate and full documentation of records
  • Individualised patient care/ planning.
  • Hospital policies and procedures
  • Assisting with teaching and assessing junior staff.
  • Carry out work in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.
  • Provide high standards of care, i.e. asepsis, working equipment, stock control.
  • Work well as a member of the team and support sisters and charge nurses, keeping them informed of patient condition.
  • Engender team spirit and high staff morale.
  • Assist in the induction of new staff and participate in training of staff.

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

If you are committed to delivering excellence in patient care and would like to work for an organisation that values its staff, patients and consultants, we would like to hear from you. To be considered for this role, please complete our brief online application form and we will be in touch within 14 days of the closing date.