Staff Nurse-Outpatients

The Lister Hospital
London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About The Facility

HCA Healthcare UK - World's largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016' and 'Best International Cancer Services' provider 2016

The Lister Hospital has an international reputation for providing high quality private healthcare to patients across a wide range of specialties. For medical professionals that value great training and career progression opportunities, an open-door management policy and a real team spirit, it's the career destination of choice.

Our Outpatients department offers a wide range of services and practice at the leading edge of medicine and provides flexible consulting options, as well as a range of support services and we continually re-invest in our facilities to deliver world-class private medical care. Our outpatient department at comprises 17 consulting rooms, three treatment rooms, one colposcopy room and a plaster room.

Job Description

As a Staff Nurse you will be involved in all aspects of running a high performing service that delivers excellent customer service to our patients. Your main role will see you working closely with our consultants, supporting them in consultations by taking blood, dressings and injections. However you will also be involved in updating clinic sheets, answering queries from patients, consultants and secretaries and booking consultant rooms.

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week (working shifts between the hours of 8am - 8pm Monday - Friday).

The attractive and competitive salary for this role is £31,630 - £35,822 and will be dependent upon skills and experience.

Benefits: We'll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, the use of all HCA facilities for acute medical conditions, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year and access to a fantastic flexible benefits scheme. We can also offer you a relocation packages if you are living outside of London or the UK. You can expect to be working in an environment that promotes the development of your skills and knowledge.

closing date for applications: 10th August 2017

Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient and family needs
  • Undertake extended roles such as phlebotomy, dressing and injections
  • Chaperoning and assisting medical staff
  • Deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management
  • Supervise and direct junior staff, promoting a learning environment
  • Respect and ensure patients privacy and confidentiality
  • Fully document all aspects of patient care and maintain accurate records
  • Provide patients and families with information regarding care and management of their condition

Skills & Experience

For this role, you will have extensive experience of working within a busy outpatients environment, ideally within a private setting. You will be experienced and confident with phlebotomy and have previous wound care experience

About The Individual

The successful candidate will need to be an excellent team player who will take initiative and ownership of their own work to ensure a streamlined service for our patients. This environment will also require you to be highly organised and adaptable to meet changing working patterns and caseload, working independently as well as within the team. The centre sees a lot of patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds, so excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential to be successful in this role.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please send through your details and we would be happy to accommodate an informal visit as part of your application process and look forward to meeting you!