Haematology Inpatient Unit Staff Nurse job
Full time, 37.5 hours a week as 13 x 11.5 hour shifts over 4 weeks.
Internal rotation includes days, nights and weekends. Flexible arrangements may also be available.
Salary up to £39,300 (dependent upon skills and experience) plus unsocial hours enhancement.
We are delighted to work in partnership with one of the leading healthcare providers to help them recruit for an experienced and motivated Haematology inpatient Nurse.
Working within the haematology and oncology inpatient setting, you will be a member of a well-led, experienced nursing team working in an open, respectful environment. You will plan, deliver and evaluate excellent, holistic nursing care and ensure high levels of customer service alongside your multi-disciplinary colleagues. You will utilise specialist skills including chemotherapy administration, bone marrow transplant care, advanced communication and management of complex patients.
As a Staff Nurse working on the haematology/oncology inpatient unit, you will assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of specialist care to ensure that our patients are cared for in a safe, compassionate and comfortable environment. This will include meeting physical, psychological and spiritual needs by effectively communicating with the patient, their families and your colleagues.
Roles and responsibilities
- Assess, plan and deliver care to meet individual patient and family needs in accordance with agreed protocols (SOP’s/policies)
- Demonstrate impeccable clinical practice at all times and respond appropriately to deteriorating patients, changing patient condition and safety triggers e.g. NEWS 2, SBAR
- Work productively within a team and promote a multi-disciplinary approach whilst recognising own responsibility and accountability.
- Participate in research based care and other practice development initiatives.
- Contribute towards clinical audit and quality initiatives towards the continual improvement of patient care and experience
- Provide a welcoming, caring and safe environment for all patients, families and carers regardless of race, culture or beliefs.
- Registered General Nurse with valid NMC pin
- Post registration experience within haematology or oncology setting or equivalent
- Intravenous chemotherapy administration experience
- Mentorship and Preceptorship experience, or willingness to work towards this
- Motivated and forward thinking individual with excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to prioritise and manage own workload
- Evidence of self-development and service improvement and a willingness to continue this
- Contribution pension scheme
- private medical insurance
- annual salary review
- 25 days holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell
- Career development with clear career pathways and access to further education.
If you would like to find out more about this fantastic role, then please call the dedicated consultant today on 0207 959 1102.
Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.