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Endoscopy Staff Nurse

About the facility:

HCA Healthcare UK – The world’s largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016'

Situated in the heart of London's world-renowned medical district, The Princess Grace Hospital is recognised as one of the best-equipped multidisciplinary private hospitals in the capital. Our dedicated and highly trained team is committed to delivering an exemplary standard of clinical care across all specialties.

The Princess Grace Hospital has 127 registered beds, including 90 inpatient, 21 day case, 8 endoscopy, an urgent care unit and a Level 3 intensive care unit containing 9 beds, with 24-hour consultant cover and a high dependency unit. The hospital also has a several specialised centres, including; The London Breast Institute, recognised as one of the best private breast screening and diagnostic treatment centres in the UK; the London Digestive Centre, a highly specialised outpatient facility offering diagnoses and treatments for all conditions of the stomach, small and large intestines, liver, pancreas, and bile ducts; and The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to sport and exercise medicine.

Job Description:

As a Staff Nurse you will work as part of the Endoscopy team to provide effective, research-based care, taking responsibility for the assessment, planning implementation and delivery of high-quality programmes of patient care and being responsible for running procedure lists and be included in the on call support service to the Endoscopy Unit.

This is a full-time role working 37.5hrs per week Monday – Friday to work either 8am - 4pm and 9am - 5pm.

Salary: £32,000-£35,855 dependent on experience Plus HCA benefits

Reward & 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

Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received

Duties & Responsibilities:
Rotational participation in Endoscopy On Call Rota.
Take appropriate action when absence occurs or is expected.
Conduct continuous supervision and revision of staff resources in an effective and cost-efficient way
Provide appropriate support and advice, utilising members of the MDT as required.
Assisting Consultant with the various Endoscopic procedures,
Record, monitor and interpret patient’s vital signs.
Report to nurse in charge appropriately when required.
Attend Adult Basic Life Support/ILS training

Skills & Experience:
Registered Nurse Level 1
NMC Registration
ENB course/experience in Endoscopy
Knowledge of relevant hospital policies and procedures
Health and Safety training
Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
Demonstrable experience in working in a busy, changing environment
Lifting and Handling

About you:

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.

Endoscopy Staff Nurse

HCA International

Published on 18 Sep 2020