Staff Nurse - Surgical Ward

SW5 0TU, London (Greater)
£35,000 Per Year
26 Feb 2019
26 Mar 2019
Nursing Field
Staff Nurse
Job Type

Staff Nurse - Surgical Ward

Cromwell Hospital



Full Time


A bit about us

Bupa is one of the most well-known and respected healthcare businesses in the world, because what we do matters. From our contact centres to our care homes; health and dental centres to our state of the art hospitals across all four corners of the globe, every part of our operations are dedicated to our purpose of helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives.   We pride ourselves on working with brilliant people who put our customers at the heart of everything they do.


About the area you’ll be working in

We’re an internationally recognised hospital located in the heart of Kensington, London.  At the Cromwell Hospital we’re committed to providing the highest quality healthcare for our patients.  We’re one of the preferred health care providers for leading consultants and for both international and local patients alike.  We are continuously investing in standards and the technology to keep us at the forefront of clinical advancement.


What you'll be doing

In this role, you will focus on ensuring the provision of high quality evidence-based nursing care in a clinical setting. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team and be responsible for the care they deliver. You’ll also provide high quality physical and psychological care with compassion and confidently and safely communicate patients care needs.


What’s a typical day?

A typical day will be to help foster a supportive working environment and maintenance of staff morale through mutual regard and respect recognising and valuing contributions from individuals within the ward team. You’ll need to maintain positive working relationships with all Consultants, ensuring individual Consultant protocols are utilised. Also, you will monitor and manage the nursing allocation for your team as well as support flexibility with off-duty in order to maintain a well sourced clinical area.


Who we’re looking for?

  • First level registration.
  • Must have a current ILS certificate or be prepared to undertake the course within the first 3 months
  • Appropriate experience in a Staff Nurse role
  • Evidence of continuous professional development.
  • Knowledge of NMC Codes and guidelines and their implications for practice.
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal presentation skills & report writing.
  • Computer literate
  • Honest, open-minded, treats colleagues with dignity and respect.
  • Highly energetic, proactive and motivated to deliver high standards of nursing care.


What’s it like to work here?

As you’ll already know, we want people to ‘love working here’, so much so that’s it’s at the top of our agenda and something you’ll hear a lot about here at Bupa.  We offer our people a great range of benefits, many of which are flexible and can be tailored to suit what’s most important to you.  We’re a healthcare company so there’s a huge focus on our people’s health and wellbeing, supported by a healthy work-life balance and workplaces which are friendly, appealing spaces to support you to be at your best.

We’re an inclusive organisation that celebrates diversity and welcomes everyone – all talents and backgrounds. Bupa strives to make sure that every applicant is assessed solely on the basis of personal merit and qualifications, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age. 

If you’d like to learn more, please visit