Oncology Homecare Nurse

Recruiter
Eclypse Recruitment
Location
Maidstone, Kent
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Oncology Homecare Nurse

Maidstone

£30,000 - £33,000

VAC-18594

medical and nursing

My client is currently recruiting for Registered Nurses with IV chemotherapy competencies. Delivering chemotherapy treatments in patient's homes

About the Role

The role is field based and you will travel between patients' homes to deliver their treatment. This requires you to be well organised and motivated. Treatments will include oral & IV chemotherapy, and other anti-cancer and supportive treatments, blood tests, toxicity screening and holistic patient support.

Patient care falls within the hours of 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday, and you will be scheduled to a maximum of 8 hours patient care a day over a varied working arrangement. Occasional weekend working will be required as part of your schedule.

The role offers

  • Oncology skills premium paid on completion of probation, and annually thereafter
  • London clinical hours incentive to a maximum of £5000 annually
  • Car or car allowance (£3,600pa FTE) as appropriate
  • Personal pension plan
  • Discounted healthcare insurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • 33 days annual leave (includes statutory holidays)
  • NMC fees supported after a year's service (subject to eligibility)

The successful candidate will need to be competent in the administration of IV chemotherapy drugs and infusions via all types of lines. You will hold an accredited chemotherapy qualification. Cannulation and venepuncture competency is essential. Proven experience in acute care essential. Applicants must be a Level 1 Registered Nurse with a valid NMC PIN and a full UK driving license.

If you are interested in this position please contact Steve on or send your most up to date CV to

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