Sister / Charge Nurse - Surgical Ward - London

BMI Healthcare
London (Greater)
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
BMI Clementine Churchill is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. We have an opportunity for a Sister / Charge Nurse – Surgical Ward to join their team of staff in the department.This is a FULL time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.Applicants should meet the following criteria:RN Level 1Further nursing qualification desirableValid NMC RegistrationENB998 or equivalentOrganisational skills Leadership skills Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)Work effectively with other team members Evidence of professional development within scope of PREP and ongoing educationExcellent interpersonal skills Evidence of resource managementDuties of this role include:To support the Ward Manager and Director of Nursing in the co-ordination and management of nursing at CCH and to achieve business KPIs.Responsible for the leadership and operational management of ward in absence of Ward ManagerTo provide clinical and professional leadership and managerial direction to nursing and non-nursing teamsTo support the Ward Manager in managing the ward resources ensuring that the nursing team delivers quality care that meets clinical governance and quality agenda.To demonstrate a consistent, high standard of nursing careTo act as a role model for all staffProvide clinical support and professional leadership to the nursing staffEnsure that standards of care are maintained and developed in line with the evolving clinical governance and risk management agendaPlease see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.Salary & Benefits:BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:BMI Healthcare SchemeChildcare VouchersStaff Pension Scheme25 days holiday per annumInterested?If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.