Vacancy for Registered Chemotherapy Nurse
The Gibraltar Health Authority invites applications from suitably experienced, enthusiastic and motivated professional Registered Nurses who are competent in all aspects of SACT delivery for a two-year contract at St Bernard’s Hospital.
The candidate will be responsible for providing specialist Nursing advice and support to patients, their families and other Health Care professionals, following diagnosis and through all stages of treatment and delivery of the Chemotherapy service. Inclusive of assessing / counselling patients and taking an active role in patient care plans, administration of Chemotherapy and other cancer / haematological treatments including supportive therapy and subsequent support for advice regarding any complications.
The post holder will be required to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work within our oncology / chemotherapy unit. The successful applicant will work under the direction of the Clinical Lead / Chemotherapy Nurse Specialist assisting to help develop the services to support patients and their families / carers through treatment and staff through education programs to deliver the Chemotherapy Service.
Applicants must have the relevant qualifications and experience in administering cytotoxic medication, care and maintenance of CVC’s, including portacaths and peripheral venous cannulation.
This appointment is for immediate start, on contract terms for a period of 2 years.
Salary, according to experience ranges from £27,731 to £37,029 per annum, plus allowances. Return economy class air-fares from the UK are payable in full. In addition, a rented accommodation allowance of £350 is payable, solely whilst on a fixed- term contract and upon submission of an official rent agreement.
Prospective candidates are advised to contact Mr Juan Roman, Chemotherapy Specialist Nurse or Ms Fiona Mccoubrey, Clinical Nurse Manager on Tel: +350 200 72266 ext. 2545 or email: Juan.Romanalonso@gha.gi or Fiona.email@example.com for further details of the post.
Application packs are available from the Public Service Human Resources Department on the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Duly completed and signed application forms must be scanned and sent via email to – email@example.com no later than 12th May 2022.