About The Facility
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.
Our cardiac consultants treat patients from all over the world in three London hospitals within the HCA UK group: The Harley Street Clinic, London Bridge Hospital and The Wellington Hospital. Known for pioneering cardiac care, they are centres of excellence. Patients can also access The Lister Hospital's cardiology department for consultations and investigations - as well as Chiswick Medical Centre for outpatient clinics. Our consultants have dedicated their lives to understanding the human heart. They work together to keep it beating.
As a Cardiac Staff Nurse, you will be involved providing, planning and delivering high standards of nursing care. You will be working in a supporting experienced nursing team to meet patients medical, physical and emotional needs by effectively communicating with the patient and their families.
This is a full-time role working 37.5hrs per week on internal rotation to include days, nights and weekends.
The attractive and competitive salary for this role is between £32,000 - £36,000 (dependent upon skills and experience plus 9% enhancement.
Reward and recognition: We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.
Duties & Responsibilities
Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating high standards of nursing care for cardiac patients.
Working within a team, supervising and directing junior staff and deputising for the Sister in their absence.
Acting as a clinical role model for all members of staff, driving high standards of care and assisting with coaching and development of the team.
Contributing to research based care and other practice development initiatives.
Recording and interpreting ECG as well as care for patients with chest drains, Epidural PCA and Femoral sheath removal.
Skills & Experience
Registered General Nurse with full NMC registration.
Experience in the field of Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and/or Cardiothoracic surgery.
Ability to recognise cardiac rhythms.
Excellent communication skills with good time management skills and the ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team.
About The Individual
At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.
You will also actively participate as a member of a team, working together to achieve tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate a lead by example attitude to inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.
If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.