Senior ward nurse
Permanent, Full time
Up to £33,000 per annum
Pulse is recruiting a senior ward nurse for one of the largest cosmetic surgery providers in the UK to work in their flagship London hospital.
We are looking for a nurse with a minimum of 2 years experience within a surgical nursing setting and preferably some exposure to cosmetic/plastic surgery. However a strong interest in the cosmetic surgery field is a must – training in cosmetic nursing will be provided for the right applicant!
This role will really be a hands-on nursing cosmetic role with the nurse undertaking the following roles and responsibilities:
- Pre and post surgical nursing care
- Close monitoring and follow up of patients
- Wound care and dressings
- Pain management
- Care of sutures
- Medication advice and aftercare
- Ensuring consent forms are completed accurately and on time
- Undertake and arrange blood sampling
- Telephone advice and pre-assessments
This Senior nurse will be a key member of the senior management team dedicating to the smooth running of the coordination and managing of the ward.
Also, liaising with Consultant Surgeons on a regular basis we are looking for a confident and strong communicator with good presentation skills as you will be representing this cosmetic surgery provider.
As the Senior Nurse, you will work to motivate the team and offer clinical advise and support where required. The Senior nurse will also deputise for the manager in their absence.
The nurse will receive a salary of up to £33,000 per annum + benefits! This is a great opportunity for a nurse wanting to gain experience and progress their career within cosmetics.
Pulse is a leading healthcare staffing agency that specialises in providing temporary and permanent staff to healthcare organisations across the UK.
Our permanent nursing division covers the whole of the UK and we assist Registered Nurses in gaining permanent positions, some of which never get to the advertising stage. Our service includes CV and interview preparation and assisting in salary negotiation and managing the recruitment process. So let us take the hassle out of your job search.
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.