Infection Control Nurse
Permanent, full time
Regular working hours
£31,630-£35,822 per annum, plus benefits
Are you an infection control nurse looking to develop your career further? Then this may be the opportunity for you…
Pulse is working alongside a prestigious private hospital in London that is looking to recruit an infection control nurse to work across their facility and become a key member of the team.
This hospital is one of the largest private hospitals within the UK, providing treatment for numerous common and complex conditions across 3 different locations. One of which is a newly purpose built facility which will allow the hospital to host its cancer services under one roof.
The newly built facility will host inpatient, day case beds and operating theatres including the first integrated robotics theatre in the UK, which houses a Da Vinci Robot. There will also be a chemotherapy unit, outpatient consulting, level 3 critical care and imaging including X-Ray, MRI and Ultrasound.
Assisting the monitoring, surveillance and investigation of infections and advise on preventative and control measures relating directly or indirectly to patient care. You may be required to lead on programmes and projects relating to infection control.
Roles and responsibilities
Evaluate the clinical significance of microbiological data and the implications for infection control practice
Interpret the relevance of laboratory reports to clinical staff as required
Participate in correlating information from laboratories and clinical areas regarding the incidence and pathogenicity of infection
On a daily basis assess ward based patients with an alert organism, advising on the implementation of isolation
Skills and experiences
Level 1 – NMC registered nurse
Infection Prevention and Control qualification
Strong presentation skills
Must have appropriate managerial experience at ward departmental level
Successful candidates will be rewarded with a competitive salary between £31,630-£35,822 per annum. This includes excellent benefits such as:
Private healthcare cover
Private pension scheme
25 days annual leave
Should you wish to hear more please call us today or complete the form below and one of our dedicated consultants will be in touch with you as soon as possible.
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.