Senior Staff Nurse - Chemotherapy Day Unit ( RGN )

Appoint Group
London (Greater)
08 Nov 2018
09 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Staff Nurse - Chemotherapy Day Unit


Full Time

Salary £36000-£42000

We're an internationally recognised hospital located in the heart of Kensington, London. At our Private Hospital we're committed to providing the highest quality healthcare for our patients. We're one of the preferred health care providers for leading consultants and for both international and local patients alike. We are continuously investing in standards and the technology to keep us at the forefront of clinical advancement.

Our Chemotherapy Day unit is a bespoke environment, we have invested in the best technology and training for our staff and are the only Private Hospital in the area providing Gamma Knife. Within our Oncology department, all Clinical staff trained in the Gold standard framework.

What you'll be doing

    Provide specialist nursing advice and support to patients, their families and other healthcare professionals following diagnosis and through all stages of treatment.Ensure continuity of a high standard of evidence based nursing care for patients undergoing systemic anti cancer treatment therapy; assessing health, health related and nursing needs of patients, their families and other cares by identifying and initiating appropriate steps for effective care. This will include :Managing a patient caseloadClose liaison with Medical ConsultantsOrdering diagnostic tests within agreed parametersRunning nurse-led clinics as requiredWork autonomously whilst providing clinical leadership, ensuring all patients have an accurate plan of care, which reflects the assessment undertaken and incorporates the issues and recommendations made ensuring clear documentation in the patient's records.Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in intravenous access, the management of central venous catheters, venepuncture, and systemic anti cancer treatment therapy, delivery, including management of anaphylaxis extravasations and spillage

    Who we're looking for?

      NMC Registered NurseExperience working within chemotherapyCannulation skills and experience in chemotherapyTeam playerExcellent communication and organisational skills

      What's it like to work here?

      We want people to 'love working here', so much so that's it's at the top of our agenda and something you'll hear a lot about here. We offer our people a great range of benefits, many of which are flexible and can be tailored to suit what's most important to you. We're a healthcare company so there's a huge focus on our people's health and wellbeing, supported by a healthy work-life balance and workplaces which are friendly, appealing spaces to support you to be at your best.


        Strong national clinical network and clinical engagementWithin our Oncology department, all Clinical staff trained in the Gold standard frameworkWebsite for our clinicians that supports learning, promotes CPD and creates an online clinical communityCPD calendar and webinarsLecture Series: clinical lectures with external speakers held at academic institutionsBMJ and Open Athens journal accessClinical Leadership development programmesFlorence Nightingale Foundation scholarshipsGlobal Nurse scholarship, inc £10,000 to spend on your own CPDNMC fees paid after 12 months servicePractical support with the revalidation processCareer opportunities to move into other roles and progressHealth insurance25 days holiday each year (pro rata for part time employees), increasing to 27 days after 5 years serviceOption to buy and sell 5 days holidayYou're paid for all Bank holidaysContributory pension schemeAnnual bonus schemeAnnual pay reviewDiscounted gym membershipSubsidised staff restaurantFree health assessmentFree massage carried out by our in-house therapy teamFree annual flu vaccine and eye test plus contribution to cost of glassesDry cleaning discountsAccess to health minds service and 24/7 anytime Health lineRewards to High street Retailer discountsChildcare vouchersCycle2work schemeAnnual awards ceremony and long service awardsPaid career breaks

        To apply please email your CV to or call 01489774218.

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