Junior Sister / Charge Nurse Haematology

  • Job Reference: CN01
  • Date Posted: 23 March 2017
  • Recruiter: DRS Direct Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Charge Nurse Haematology, Junior Sister, Primary Care
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Deirdre Phillips
  • Email: deirdre@drsdirect.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01234 223359

Job Description

 

 

 

 

 

Job Description

The role of the Junior Sister/Charge nurse Haematology is to lead by example, strive for excellence, provide effective staff supervision and expertise to assess, plan, deliver nursing care.

If you think you have what it takes to work in one of healthcare’s most challenging yet most rewarding environments then this is the role for you.

Duties & Responsibilities

·         Independently assess, plan, deliver and evaluate patient care ensuring that patients are cared for in a safe, caring and comfortable environment

·         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 as required

 Skills and Experience

·         RGN, NMC registered with PIN

·         Previous haematology/oncology experience

·         Knowledge of chemotherapy treatment regimes

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Skills in phlebotomy/IV and Chemotherapy would be desirable

·         Previous exposure to palliative care would be advantageous

·         Chemotherapy certificate would also be desirable

 Benefits Package:

·         Competitive Salary

·         Contributory Pension

·         Private Healthcare Scheme

·         Life Assurance

·         Critical Illness Insurance

·         Cycle to Work Scheme

·         Employee Discounts

·         Flexible Annual Leave

 

If this opportunity is of interested to you please call a member of the Primary Care team on 01234 223359