Registered Nurse - Oncology - SYS-19048
Their Birmingham hospital are currently looking for a Registered General Nurse to join their Oncology team. The hospital is a 118 Bed facility with 15 consulting rooms. 5 theatres and 6 critical care beds, the site specialises in cardiac catheterisation, fertility and oncology services.
You will have been working in oncology nursing environment for the last 1-2 years in either a NHS or independent hospital. Working in the private sector you will be expected to provide higher levels of nursing care with a higher nurse to patient ration to allow you to provide top-level nursing care.
The role is full time 37.5 hours a week, a mixture of long days, earlies or latest each week with occasional rotated weekends.
Duties of this role include:
*To ensure that standards of patient care are consistently maintained at all times in accordance with agreed operational policies as a skilled member of the ward nursing team
*To promote and safeguard the well-being and interests of all patients, employees and visitors
*To assist Senior Staff in their management of the hospital's wards and to provide effective leadership and management in their absence
*To plan and implement nursing care of individual patients
*To take charge of the ward in absence of Sister and Senior Staff Nurse
*To provide support and guidance for junior staff members
*To ensure that ward operational policies are maintained and complied with; to advise senior staff of any amendments considered desirable
*To participate in a programme of Quality Assurance as directed by staff
*To ensure that all Health and Safety policies and other relevant legislation procedures are read, understood and complied with as far as is reasonably practicable
*To assist in the setting and maintenance of clinical standards and implementation of clinical audits
*To act as a resource for all bank and agency staff as necessary and ensure full understanding of Health & Safety requirements
*To assist in other wards or departments as required by the Director of Clinical Services
*To exercise economy in the use of drugs, dressings and equipment, providing a safe and cost effective service
The role is offering a competitive salary and benefits package which includes:
*25 Days paid Annual leave + Bank holidays
*Defined Contribution Pension scheme up to 4.5% matched by employer
*Private Medical insurance
*Bi-annual health Screening
*Family and Friends Discount on services
If you're interested in this role, please call us on 01737336397 or click apply.
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