Staff Nurse - Pre-assessment (RGN) - Ipswich

Nuffield Health
£24,000 - £27,982/Year
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Staff Nurse - Pre-assessment (RGN)Set in over 19 acres of private woodland, Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital is a haven of tranquillity and repose. As of 1st July 2016, only private patients are treated at Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital, making us the only purely private hospital in East Anglia and the first within the Nuffield Health Hospitals group. We are currently registered with the Care Quality Commission for 60 beds About the person and the role We're looking for a registered general nurse, preferably with pre assessment experience to join a small team of qualified and support staff.We pride ourselves on delivering a high standard of pre-operative assessment, working with a robust process and ensuring clear communication to the rest of the hospital and referring other health care professionals. Your role working within the pre asessment team is critical to ensuring that patients have surgery within a given time frame. The role reduces the risk on the day cancellations thereby providing a positive patient experience.The ideal candidate will be:Registered nurseHave experience working within a pre-assessment clinic is preferable but not essential.Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skillsPatient focused, with a passion and enthusiasm for pre-operative assessmentIf you're passionate about nursing and want to grow your career now's the time to apply to Nuffield Health, whether you are currently working in the NHS or a private setting.Why Nuffield Health?At Nuffield Health, you'll find the support, training, generous benefits package and respect for balance that will enable you to enjoy a healthy work life. This is an exciting time for us and it could be for you too. Our vision is to transform healthcare in the UK and deliver health as it should be. Our approach is unique ­- we're bringing together assessment, treatment and prevention services to provide truly integrated care. As the UK's leading healthcare social enterprise, every penny we make is reinvested in our resources. It means that together, we can all do the right thing for our patients, clients and employees. Key employee benefits: Continuing professional and career developmentGenerous holiday and leave arrangementsFlexible pension optionsLife assurance and healthcare schemesHealth assessments (after a qualifying period)Cycle to work schemeChildcare vouchersEmployee assistance programme for professional advice and counselling - legal, financial, etc.Employee discounts on a wide range of products or servicesNuffield Health is committed to equal opportunities in the recruitment, training, and development of our employees. We have a duty to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for disclosure on successful candidates. We may change the closing date if we receive a high number of responses for this role.Apply at