Outpatient and Pre-assessment Lead Nurse

Recruiter
Appoint Group
Location
Easton
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Outpatient and Pre-assessment Lead Nurse

Full Time

Somerset

Salary between £32,000 - £39,000

Our client has an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse to join our multidisciplinary team at their private hospital located in Somerset. This hospital are focused on providing the best possible, personalised care to the people of Bristol, Bath, North and North East Somerset, and South Gloucestershire. The site offers state of the art operating facilities with care provided by highly trained clinical professionals who are able to take advantage of some of the best training and development opportunities in healthcare. Relocation packages available.

Responsible To

Outpatient Pre-assessment Team and Endoscopy Manager

Key Responsibilities

As the lead nurse, you will be responsible for the continued development of the outpatient and pre-assessment service within Emerson Green and Devizes Treatment Centre, in conjunction with the head of the department. The post holder will function as an expert clinical practitioner within the outpatient and pre-assessment service and will be responsible for:

-Patient care

-Referral management

-Management across two sites

-Managing a large team including both clinical and non-clinical staff

- Managing the 24 hour helpline service

-Oversight of the pre assessment service While working in partnership with the outpatient pre assessment and endoscopy manager, you will however have clinical responsibility of patient pathways in order to develop and bring innovation to the department (OPAT).

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:

- Recent experience at band 6 or equivalent in an acute surgical setting

- Extensive experience in a pre-assessment/outpatient setting

- Experience of taking an active role in promoting, developing and sustaining quality service delivery

- The ability to teach/train/ develop nursing staff

Qualifications

- NMC Registered Nurse level 1

- Mentorship qualification

- NVQ Assessor

For more information and or to apply please call Jenna O'Rourke on and or email