Senior Staff Nurse -Oncology ( Band 6)
Location: Harley Street Clinic - London
Hours: 37.5hrs pw (long days/nights/weekends)
Salary: Competitive & dependent on skills & experience + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development)
Brilliant opportunity for a Staff Nurse to take the next step in their career development as a Senior Staff Nurse in Oncology
As a Senior Staff Nurse, working within a multidisciplinary team, you will plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care, ensuring the highest level of customer service is delivered to our patients. You will be responsible for working in a supporting experienced nursing team to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of specialist care to ensure that patients are cared for in a safe, caring and comfortable environment. This will include meeting their medical, physical and emotional needs by effectively communicating with the patient and their families
We understand that cancer care is a challenging field and our friendly team work closely together to adopt a supportive culture. As part of HCA Healthcare our team are offered emotional support and career development.
Duties and responsibilities
Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient and family needs
Act as a clinical role model for all members of staff and demonstrate good clinical practice at all times
Work well within a team, supervising, coaching and developing junior cancer services staff and deputising for the Senior Nursing team when necessary
Contribute to research-based care and other practice development initiatives.
Promote a progressive attitude to the continual improvement of patient care and the services offered within our Oncology unit
Skills and experience
Registered General Nurse with valid NMC pin
Substantial post registration experience with an oncology setting or similar
Experience in palliative care
Mentorship and Preceptorship experience, and a desire to work towards an ENB 998 certificate
Motivated and forward thinking individual with excellent communication skills
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.
At The Harley Street Clinic, we provide a range of complex care services for adults, specialising in oncology, cardiology/cardiaothoracic surgery, major complex surgery and neurosurgery. From pioneering techniques to treat cancer, our clinicians work together to provide the best possible care and treatments for our patients. Our staff always go the extra mile in caring for our patients which can be demonstrated by our recent outstanding rating, awarded by the CQC.
We were recently awarded “Best Private Hospital Group” at the 2020 Health Investor Awards.
We continually invest in medical technology, and were the first centre in the UK to perform radiotherapy using the innovative Cyberknife technique, allowing surgeons to treat tumours that were previously deemed inoperable.
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.