Clinical Site Lead ( Nursing )
Clinical Site Lead ( Nursing )
Salary up to £51000
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.
This role is to act as a senior nursing resource and interface to all wards, departments, consultants and general practitioners, enabling the hospital to provide an efficient first point of contact in the provision of nursing care during day to day activities of the hospital whilst ensuring best use of nursing resources. The Site Lead is a highly visible first point of contact for all hospital users and as such needs to provide a professional, confident and knowledgeable impression of our operational environment.
What you'll be doing
Maintain professional nursing standards in accordance with the NMC Code of Professional Conduct and work at all times within hospital policy and procedure.Act as a co-ordinator to wards, departments, consultants, general practitioners and all client groups and ensure that information is properly communicated to those who require it.Ensure efficient management of emergency admissions to meet the expectations of consultants, general practitioners, GP rapid access service and patients.Liaise with Patients Services Manager and maintain full use of bed resources in a cost effective manner and take effective action to resolve bed shortage ensuring patient as nursed in appropriate speciality areas.Understand implications of Integrated Governance and adhere to hospital governance policies including the reporting of incidences, near misses.Manage the delivery of a consistent, safe service in all aspects of the patient journey, and instil a culture of customer service throughout the team. Monitor effectiveness / success via patient satisfaction indicators, clinical incidents and complaints, participating in the reporting, investigating and actions to deliver improvements.
Skills and Experience Required:
First level registered nurse professional qualification1st Degree or equivalent level of experienceTeaching/assessing qualification or working towards MastersEvidence of professional developmentMust have a current ALS or EPALS certificate or willing to work towards in the first 6 months in post.Demonstrate recent experience in senior nursing role.Evidence of professional leadership and managementMultidisciplinary Team working.Experience in clinical audit and benchmarking.Experience of developing, delivering, monitoring and evaluating training programmes.Experience in the development of protocols to support best practice.Experience in complaints management.Knowledge of NMC Codes and guidelines and their implications for practice.Knowledge of the Care Standards Act and Care Quality Commission requirements.Knowledge of Human Resources policies, tools and techniques including interviewing and conducting performance reviews.
If you would like to apply for this position please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01489774218.