Staff Nurse- Sussex
Careers focused on people
Spire Sussex Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse. The successful applicant will be joining a highly successful team based on an elective surgical unit. We offer a variety of surgical procedures including cardiac, neurology, gynaecology, plastics, cataracts, ear nose and throat and orthopaedics. You will be responsible for ensuring that standards of patient care are consistently maintained in accordance with agreed operational policies.
The Spire Sussex Hospital is situated near Hastings and shares the same site as the Conquest Hospital. It is a modern and immaculate hospital with a full multidisciplinary medical team onsite. We practice some of the most advanced treatments on the latest generation imaging, and diagnostic technology. This means we can offer everything from screening and rehabilitation through to leading-edge surgical procedures and excellence in specialist fields like orthopaedics, cardiology and general surgery all delivered through our expert and caring clinical team
The nearest railway stations are Hastings Town and Battle, both approximately three miles away. Both stations usually have available taxis and the journey takes approximately five to 10 minutes. The Conquest Hospital has a main bus stop in its grounds with a short two-minute walk down to Spire Sussex Hospital
We commit to our employees well-being through training, support and reward. We offer employees a market competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
Excellent work life balance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, contributory pension scheme, Life assurance, Private medical insurance, Wellness screening, Eyesight tests, Cycle to work, Discount portal (including cash back and reloadable cards). All Spire Hospitals also offer free parking and a subsidised staff canteen.
Duties and responsibilities
- Assess patients' health and wellbeing across a complex and changing caseload
- Assist in the delivery of care to meet individuals' health and wellbeing needs
- Provide and receive complex, sensitive or contentious information
- Develop own knowledge and skills and that of others
- Promote best practice in health and safety and security
- Assist in maintaining and developing services
- To provide advice, guidance and support to junior staff by maintaining professional standards to ensure the delivery of high quality care
- To deputise for senior staff when required
Who we are looking for
You will be a Registered Nurse with current NMC Registration and experience ideally gained in surgical settings.
Who are we
Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group with 39 hospitals, 10 clinics and two Specialist Cancer Care Centres across England, Wales and Scotland. We deliver to the highest standard of care, and we've been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for nearly 40 years. A career at Spire Healthcare offers variety, development and outstanding teamwork
Join us, share our values and invest in your future. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, you can help us build on our reputation for excellent service.