Senior Staff Nurse

Leaders in Oncology Care
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About The Facility
Protecting and maintaining this level of clinical excellence is therefore central to everything LOC does. We have 20 treatment chairs in our suite at 95/97 Harley Street, along with 8 at 81 Harley Street and 10 at the Platinum Medical Centre. We strive to provide patients with the highest standard of cancer care possible. Every single person who works at LOC understands they play an equally valuable role in helping the patient. LOC has a warm and friendly environment, where staff feels valued and recognised for their contribution to our reputation. We support our staff and promote career development through a range of training and learning programs along with a generous benefits package.

Job Description
We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Staff Nurse with previous experience of working in Oncology to join our Oncology Unit and provide specialist nursing expertise to the care our patients. As the successful post holder, you will be responsible for ensuring that patients and visitors receive the level of service that conforms to LOC vision, aspiration and values. You will be working to provide specialist nursing advice to support and facilitate high quality individualised care to patients/clients and relatives/carers, without supervision, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team. Hours: This is a Full Time position, working 37.5 hours per week MON - FRI and NO NIGHTS Salary: £35,673 - £40,401 per annum depending on experience To request a detailed Job Description or arrange an informal visit, email:

Duties & Responsibilities
Independently assess, plan, deliver and evaluate patient care Provide effective on-going evaluation of nursing care and interventions Implement changes in care smoothly, consulting patients, carers and the multi-disciplinary team Recognise and take appropriate action in emergency situations Record, monitor and interpret patient vital signs, reporting to the nurse in charge Accurately monitor and document nursing outcomes

Skills & Experience
RGN, NMC registered. Previous Chemotherapy / Oncology Nursing knowledge of chemotherapy treatment regimes Skilled in Phlebotomy / Cannulation / Care of CVADs/ IV administration Sound patient assessment skills Effective preceptorship / mentorship skills Ability to motivate and contribute to team working Advanced life support

About The Individial
The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate sensitively with people from all cultures and backgrounds, as they will have a passion for delivering customer service and a desire to provide an exceptional patient experience. They will be proactive and highly organised as they will be adaptable and able to meet changing working patterns and caseload, working independently as well as within the team