Chemotherapy Nurse - Peterhead
Due to recent growth within our on demand team, and our 2020 vision of caring for patients worldwide, we have a brand-new opportunity for a Specialist Homecare Nurse. Essentially, we are looking for a talented, patient focused clinician to join our fantastic team covering Aberdeen.As a Specialist Homecare Nurse, you will deliver gold standard, one to one, holistic care in the comfort of the patient’s home. Work for us, and remember the reason why you became a nurse, it’s your opportunity to make a real difference to peoples’ lives every single day.healthcare at home … a little about us…. Our vision is simple, to deliver inspirational healthcare in the home for millions worldwide. Working alongside healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies we develop innovative solutions that meet patients’ needs to have quality clinical care in their homes. Every member of our team from specialist nurses to drivers has the same patient focus and is dedicated to delivering the best possible care.After all, don’t we all feel better at home?What does a Specialist Homecare Nurse do at healthcare at home? As a specialist nurse with healthcare at home you will be an ambassador for delivering patient focused care, offering quality nursing that is tailored to the patients' needs. You will administer a range of haematological and solid tumour chemotherapy treatments, as defined in the patient's careplan whilst sustaining professional standards. All clinical data will be documented and adverse drug events reported via the correct protocol. Long lasting relationships will be built with patient's, carers and stakeholders to aide and support treatment and recovery. It will be important that upto date knowledge is maintained and demonstrated, ensuring any gaps in clinical competency are addressed whilst staying compliant with all business policies and procedures.What skills, qualifications and qualities do I need to be successful?Fundamentally we are looking for clinicians who are dedicated to offering outstanding professional patient care, it’s at the heart of what you do.You will be a registered general nurse who is competent in the administration of Cytotoxic drugs, be able to cannulate and have experience undertaking clinical assessments. As this is a regional role travelling to visit patients in their home setting, therefore it is crucial that you have full UK driving licence.Why work at healthcare at home … the benefits We are an inspiring business that has exciting times ahead and a clear vision to take us forward. We know people are fundamental to our success and we are focused on helping people to develop their careers. We have a strong culture of continual training and development from the moment you start through our induction to ongoing professional development throughout your careers.We offer a robust and flexible reward package including:Company car or car allowance of £4250 per annumNMC fees paid forContributory pension schemeProvide private healthcare cover after two years’ serviceDeath in serviceAnnual holiday – 25 days plus 8 days bank holidayChildcare vouchersMobile phone and tablet deviceWeekend and evening enhancementsOnline benefits portalhealthcare at home are an equal opportunities employerPlease take a look at one of patients inspirational videos - Rachel's Story & also see what Jacqui says about working for us.