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Cardiac Staff Nurse

Job Field:
Nurse Jobs
Speciality:
Coronary Care Jobs
Doctor & Nurse Grade Type:
Nurse Grades
Doctor & Nurse Grade:
Unspecified
Country:
England
Region:
London - Central
Contract Type:
Permanent
Currency:
£
Salary:
31,630 to 35,822 per annum
Salary Description:
£31630 - £35822 per annum
Posted:
22-Sep-16
Recruiter:
HCL Permanent
Job Ref:
5564476JACN

Job Description

As a Staff Nurse on the Cardiothoracic department, you will be responsible for to assessing, planning, delivering and implementing a high standard of nursing care and ensuring that the individual needs of all patients are responded to. This will involve tact and sensitivity when liaising with consultants, staff, patients, visitors and other internal/external departments whilst also consistently maintaining a high level of clinical practice.
Salary: £31,630 - £35,822 + 9% shift enhancement
Hours: 37.5hrs, week and weekend, day and night shifts (typical shifts 08:00-20:30 / 20:00-08:30)

 

Duties & Responsibilities

- Assess, implement and evaluate the care needs of patients undergoing procedures
- Plan and deliver care for admissions and discharges
- Early recognition of clinical problems and report or take appropriate action
- Maintenance of accurate records
- Decontamination of equipment and ensuring equipment is in good working order
- Undertake extended roles such as venepuncture, cannulation and phlebotomy
- Initiate improvements and developments in clinical issues and delivery of care
- All ad hoc nursing duties as required by senior staff, including potential deputising for Sister in their absence

 

Skills & Experience

- RGN, NMC registered with PIN
- Previous recent cardiothoracic experience
- A background in cardiac, vascular or emergency care would be considered
- Relevant post-registration qualification - cardiothoracic module would be desirable
- Experience and knowledge of ECG interpretation would also be desirable
- ILS trained

INTERESTED PLEASE CONTACT JESSICA ALVES

0207 861 8777
EXT:1581

Closing Date:
21/10/2016

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