About the Facility
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.
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.
Urgent care is provided for a variety of conditions, including acute medical conditions such as respiratory and chest complaints; traumatic injuries; ear, nose and throat conditions; fractures, sprains and strains; stomach, bowel and bladder problems; minor wounds, burns, or cuts and grazes and general aches and pains
As a Senior Staff Nurse at our Urgent Care Centre, you will responsible for leading the management of the Urgent Care Centre services within the hospital, providing a visible and authoritative presence in a clinical setting, providing clinical leadership within defined areas by acting as a positive role model, who practices evidence based care, to ensure high standards of clinical care.
This is a full time fixed term contract: 37.5 hours per week, you will be on internal rotations covering various shifts from 8am – 10pm.
Salary: £40,195 - £44,661 dependent on Experience plus 6% enhancements & Benefits
Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received
Duties and Responsibilities
Working collaboratively with the Urgent Care Centre Sister/Charge Nurse and Matron to implement and achieve the unit’s short and long term goals which are aligned with the organisational vision/mission.
Serve as clinical expert resource on a shift by shift basis and involves other disciplines to achieve quality care and service.
Work collaboratively to support senior staff with the recruit and selection of exceptional staff.
Implement effective strategies to retain quality staff.
Actively participates in an effective staff performance and appraisal system where applicable
Establish optimum care standards, which meet or exceed agreed standards.
Skills and experience
Registered Nurse Level 1 with a valid NMC registration and PREP requirements
ENB 998 or equivalent
Experience of working with an Urgent Care environment would be a huge advantage.
Experience in A&E
About the facility
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.