Staff Nurse - Oncology & Haematology

London (Central), London (Greater) / London (West), London (Greater)
£30000 - £34000 per annum
04 Jul 2014
01 Aug 2014
Shakira Adegoke
Job Type
I am currently recruiting for a leading private hospital in London. Based in a leading London University Hospital, my client is looking for an experienced and innovative Oncology / Haematology Staff Nurse to work in their 18 bedded specialist cancer unit for complex and rare conditions. The unit offers medical and surgical care including day case chemotherapy and a comprehensive bone marrow and stem cell transplant service in conjunction with the NHS. With its high-quality treatments and state-of-the-art facilities, supported by the latest technology and the infrastructure of the NHS hospital, this is an amazing role that will best suit an individual that wants to continually learn and develop in their nursing career. This is a really amazing opportunity for a proactive individual who is committed to providing high quality nursing care. General responsibilities: - To assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care - To work within a team, supervising and directing junior staff and deputising for Senior Staff Nurse in their absence - Will be expected to meet multidisciplinary team deadlines - Provide patients and their families with relevant updates - Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation and phlebotomy - There is a strong emphasis on education and continual learning in the hospital, and you will be expected to apply this knowledge to clinical care - Provide effective on-going evaluation of nursing care and interventions - Implement changes in care smoothly, consulting patients, carers and MDT - Recognise and take appropriate action in emergency situations - Manage resources effectively Requirements: - NMC registered - Previous haematology / oncology experience - Must be enthusiastic and willing to learn - Previous experience of transplant patients - Knowledge of chemotherapy treatment - Skills in phlebotomy / IV and Chemotherapy is desirable - Previous exposure to palliative care - Chemotherapy certificate is desirable Benefits: - Continuous training and professional development - Contributory money purchase pension scheme - Employee discount (Dental Insurance, Gym Membership, High Street Retailers) - Private health-care insurance - Life Insurance - Childcare vouchers If this position interests you, please contact Shakira Adegoke at HCL Permanent on 020 7861 8950 or email This role will not be available for a long time, so apply now and avoid disappointment!