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Senior Sister - Oncology

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.

Rated as 'outstanding' by the CQC, the London Bridge Hospital campus in South East London encompasses an outpatients and diagnostic centre in The Shard; the large world-class hospital based at the Tooley Street site; Private Care at Guys, which is on the top four floors of Guys Hospital Cancer Centre; and outpatient and diagnostic centres across the City, Canary Wharf and Kent.

With 160 beds, 22 ICU beds and 10 operating theatres we offer our patients exceptional treatment across a multitude of acute and complex care, and have use of the latest technologies and healthcare innovations.

As Senior Sister within our Oncology Unit you will be a visible leader of the ward who is accountable for the management of the people resources, material and equipment resources, and demonstrate commitment, consistency and reliability and effectiveness in delivering high quality patient care communicating effectively at all times and at all levels.

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 £40,267 - £46,975 (dependent upon skills and experience)

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
By leadership and by effective role modelling the provision of a high standard of nursing care to meet the needs of all patients and those close to them over each 24 hour period
Documented plan of nursing care, developed where possible in partnership with them, their carers and family and friends, within a framework of informed consent.
Act as shift leader whenever on duty, monitoring the care of a group of patients and taking the lead in emergency situations and evaluation of post emergency care situations
Act as an expert practitioner and role model, assisting colleagues to develop advanced knowledge and skills in order to benefit the treatment and care of patients
Undertaking of all HR and recruitment processes and procedures in accordance with HCA standard policies and practices
Skills & Experience
Registered General Nurse with full NMC registration.
Leadership/mentoring experience.
Extensive experience in the field of oncology.
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.

Senior Sister - Oncology


Published on 30 Jan 2020