HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care.
We are currently recruiting for an Anaesthetics ODP working in The Endoscopy Centre at The Princess Grace Hospital. A centre of excellence for the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, lungs and bladder
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.
Working as an Anaesthetic Endoscopy Practitioner you will assess, develop, implement and evaluate the care needs of patients undergoing endoscopic procedures under sedation/General anaesthetic. Be able to provide the Consultants with skilled assistance. To ensure all flexible endoscopes are processed, stored, used and tracked and checked in accordance with current regulations
This is a permanent full-time role 37.5 hrs pw
The attractive and competitive salary for this role is between £40,000-£45,000 dependent on Skills & Experience
Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received
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.
Duties & Responsibilities
To supervise and support staff in delivering appropriate patient care
Ensure all equipment is checked prior to use and any faults reported to the Endoscopy Lead immediately.
Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the Endoscopy suite, sharing knowledge and information and supporting colleagues, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives.
Ensure the accurate collection of data in relation to Endoscopy activity
Provide initial emergency care as required
Maintain the safe custody, handling of drugs in accordance with hospital policy.
To deliver a consistently high standard of patient care utilising evidence-based practice
To maintain an up-to-date professional portfolio
To participate in clinical supervision and mentorship of staff
To continue to develop professionally in chosen area of speciality
To contribute to/conduct performance appraisal on a quarterly basis
To contribute to the departmental business planning process
Skills & Experience
RGN Level 1 (current registration with NMC/HPC)
Evidence of on-going professional development
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 to move the team towards completion of tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate leadership and influence others to be the best they can be and 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.