Registered Nurse - Oncology - SYS-19048

Recruiter
Team24
Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Their Birmingham hospital are currently looking for a Registered General Nurse to join their Oncology team. The hospital is a 118 Bed facility with 15 consulting rooms. 5 theatres and 6 critical care beds, the site specialises in cardiac catheterisation, fertility and oncology services.

You will have been working in oncology nursing environment for the last 1-2 years in either a NHS or independent hospital. Working in the private sector you will be expected to provide higher levels of nursing care with a higher nurse to patient ration to allow you to provide top-level nursing care.

The role is full time 37.5 hours a week, a mixture of long days, earlies or latest each week with occasional rotated weekends.

Duties of this role include:

*To ensure that standards of patient care are consistently maintained at all times in accordance with agreed operational policies as a skilled member of the ward nursing team

*To promote and safeguard the well-being and interests of all patients, employees and visitors

*To assist Senior Staff in their management of the hospital's wards and to provide effective leadership and management in their absence

*To plan and implement nursing care of individual patients

*To take charge of the ward in absence of Sister and Senior Staff Nurse

*To provide support and guidance for junior staff members

*To ensure that ward operational policies are maintained and complied with; to advise senior staff of any amendments considered desirable

*To participate in a programme of Quality Assurance as directed by staff

*To ensure that all Health and Safety policies and other relevant legislation procedures are read, understood and complied with as far as is reasonably practicable

*To assist in the setting and maintenance of clinical standards and implementation of clinical audits

*To act as a resource for all bank and agency staff as necessary and ensure full understanding of Health & Safety requirements

*To assist in other wards or departments as required by the Director of Clinical Services

*To exercise economy in the use of drugs, dressings and equipment, providing a safe and cost effective service

The role is offering a competitive salary and benefits package which includes:

*25 Days paid Annual leave + Bank holidays

*Defined Contribution Pension scheme up to 4.5% matched by employer

*Private Medical insurance

*Life Assurance

*Childcare Vouchers

*Bi-annual health Screening

*Family and Friends Discount on services

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