About the Facility
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning 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 London Breast Institute at The Princess Grace Hospital sets new standards of delivery for breast care in the independent sector. This involves demonstrable and audited excellence of the three essential components required - medical staffing, diagnostic and therapeutic equipment, and research activity.
Since being the first breast unit in the UK to install and use Full Digital Mammography, The Princess Grace Hospital has maintained its leading position in the equipment field and is regularly visited by other UK centres. Several members of the Institute staff have major National and International profiles and collaborative research programmes
Platinum levels of required standards have been set for eligibility of staff to work in the unit as well as volume levels of unit throughout to maintain skill and expertise
The Outpatients Staff Nurse at LBI will l be responsible to assess, plan and deliver high standards of nursing care, be able to work within a team, supervising and directing junior and temporary staff
Plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care, to work within a multidisciplinary team, supervising and directing junior staff and temporary staff.
This is a full time contract 37.5 hours per week Monday – Friday to cover shifts from 8am – 6pm.
Salary: £32,270 - £35,885 depending on experience plus benefits.
Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received
Duties and Responsibilities
Demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions
Assess, plan and deliver care to meet and support patient and family needs
Undertake extended roles such as phlebotomy, bra and prosthetic fitting (training will be offered)
An interest is breast cancer is recommended, with the possibility of future training if desired, i.e. the Breast Cancer Care Module.
Contribute to research based care and other practice development initiatives
Contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policy ,procedure, and audit
Promote good communication channels amongst staff enhancing good team work
Liaise with patients and Radiographers to ensure smooth running of clinic.
To maintain a safe environment for patients and staff
To deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management
Skills and experience
Registered Nurse Level 1
NMC Registration and PREP requirements
ENB course/experience relevant to specialist area desirable but not essential
Knowledge of relevant NMC/national guidelines, policies and procedures (Code of conduct)
Health and Safety
Lifting and Handling
Basic life support
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.