Band 3 Nurse - Outpatients - Kent

  • 2016-07-12
  • 231329012368900
  • Aged Care
  • Registered Nurse
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Part-time
  • grace.buckley@jwhealth.co.uk
Salary £23,000 - £28,500 - Band 3 Nurse***Part Time Role, 1 hour commute to London***Must have NMC Registration***

Description

A Private Hospital in Kent Require a Band 3 Nurse for their Outpatients Clinic

The Role

Salary: Staff nurse outpatients £23,000-£28,500

Hours: 18hrs - Part-time

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement high standards of clinical care including delivering health promotion and discharge advice for patients, following hospital guidelines and protocols, promoting a patient focussed approach to care
  • Ensure patient care areas are safe, fit for purpose and effectively maintained
  • Ensure patient information data is correctly recorded in the appropriate IT systems
  • General supervision of junior members of the team, including providing clinical supervision/act as a mentor, being accountable for Outpatients in the absence of the Sister or Service Manager - Outpatients
Where does role fit in organisation?
  • Reports to the Out-Patient Sister
  • Member of the clinical team within Outpatients with strong links to the Patient Administration Service Department and all clinical areas
Specific Role Requirements
  • The postholder will may be required to work shifts, nights, weekends and bank holidays.
  • The postholder will be expected to be a member of the Nursing & Midwifery Council/Health and Care Professionals Council and will be expected to abide by the relevant Code of Conduct and any supporting policies/procedures for clinical staff  within the hospital.
Requirements/Proven Knowledge, Training and Experience
  • Degree or equivalent experience
  • Registered Nurse (with supporting PREP evidence) preferably with some Outpatient experience
  • Basic Life Support training or a willingness to undertake training
  • Good IT skills
  • Basic phlebotomy, drug administration (IV and sub-cutaneous) and ECG monitoring experience or a willingness to undertake training
  • Proven ability to undertake multiple tasks under pressure
  • Mentorship experience or willingness to undertake training
  • Must be Registered with NMC
  • The right to work in the UK
Skills & Competencies
  • Effective verbal communication using tact and diplomacy
  • Excellent written skills
  • Strong prioritisation skills
  • Strong patient-centred approach
Personal Attributes
  • Methodical in approach and pays attention to detail
  • Organised
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Work well in a pressurised environment
  • Uses initiative
To Apply
Contact Grace (Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant) at Julie Warner Health UK at grace.buckley@jwhealth.co.uk or call 0207 863 3380 to discuss all opportunities further!

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