Registered Nurse (Bank)

Location
Bedford
Salary
Market related
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
11 Aug 2017
Ref
SYS-20837-99
Nursing Field
Hospital
Function
Clinical Nurse
Job Type
Temporary

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 Manor has a vacancy for a Registered Nurse (Bank) to join their team of staff.

This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Registered General Nurse 1st level
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Diplomatic and skilled in dealing with Consultants, customers and colleagues
  • Awareness of NMC code of conduct and accountability
  • Nurse 1st level
  • Surgical experience desirable

Duties of this role include:

  • To provide individualised patient care, which is assessed, planned, implemented and evaluated from admission to discharge
  • To continually strive to develop professionally; increasing knowledge, experience and skills and to develop excellent standards of care, supported by research findings.
  • Prepare and maintain clinical records of patient care, with reference to NMC standards for records and record keeping.
  • Participate in the implementation and evaluation of standards of care
  • Report to Sister in charge or Duty Manager any accidents/incidents verbally and in writing in accordance with hospital policy.
  • Maintain knowledge of emergency procedures, attending teaching sessions as scheduled
  • Maintain knowledge of Health and safety at work Act. Ensuring appropriate measures are taken in respect of Health and safety for patients, relatives, visitors, hospital staff and contractors.
  • Maintain knowledge of Data protection Act in terms of patients records

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

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • BMI Healthcare Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Staff Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday per annum

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.