Outpatients Nurse - Enfield
Outpatients Nurse - Enfield - £27,000 per annum - Permanent Full Time
To plan and implement nursing care of individual patients.
To take charge of the ward as and when required.
To provide support and guidance for junior members of the staff.
To ensure that the ward operational polices 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 senior staff.
To ensure that all Health & Safety policies and procedures are read, understood and complied with as far as reasonably practicable.
To assist in the setting and maintaining 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 departments as required by Director of Clinical Services.
To exercise economy in the storage of drugs, dressings and other equipment, providing a safe and cost effective service.
To act within the standard and framework provided by the NMC Code of Professional Conduct.
To work within the principles and framework provided by the NMC as contained in the NMC standards
To maintain active registration with NMC.
To actively participate in mentoring students and new members of staff in the ward under the direction of the Director of Clinical Services.
To work with senior staff to ensure the ward is conductive to learning.
To work with other members of the team and under the guidance of the Director of Clinical Services to ensure practice is evidence based.
Knowledge / Skills / Qualifications:
RN / Diploma / BSc in Nursing Studies
Post registration clinical course if appropriate
Up- to-date knowledge and ability to work within local & national guidelines i.e. NMC code of practice
Aware of NMC Code of Accountability.
Basic ward management.
Demonstrate competence in an acute hospital setting.
Please contact Suzanne on 01200 438004 or send your CV to Shaughton@ttmhealthcare.com