Senior Staff Nurse- Women's Surgical Services. LONDON
Ofertas de empleo en Reino Unido (LONDON) de Profesionales de enfermería
Clasificación del trabajo:Técnicos y profesionales de nivel medio : Profesionales de nivel medio de la salud : Profesionales de nivel medio de enfermería y partería : Profesionales de nivel medio de enfermería. Technicians and associate professionals : Health associate professionals : Nursing and midwifery associate professionals : Nursing associate professionals.
Descripción de la oferta de trabajo:
About The Facility Internationally renowned for clinical excellence, The Portland Hospital is the UK's only private hospital dedicated to the care of women and children. We understand the sensitivity in seeking treatment for one of the complexities of women's health. Treatment within Women's Health is one of the most rapidly advancing technological areas of medicine. In keeping with this much of the treatment offered utilises minimally invasive techniques which can often result in a shorter inpatient stay and recovery period. We are now expanding our Women's Surgical Services with a state of the art 12 bedded inpatient Surgical and HDU ward to enable us to provide complex surgical services to Breast and Gynaecological patients. Job Description The Senior Staff Nurse will assess, plan, deliver and evaluate highest standards of nursing care for all patients in the High Dependency Unit and the Surgical Ward. Salary between £35,673 and £40,401 plus HCA benefits Working hours 37.5 per week closing date: 30th November 2017 Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received Duties & Responsibilities * Act as a role model, assisting colleagues to develop advanced knowledge and skills in order to benefit the treatment and care of patients in both a High Dependency and ward setting within the Hospital. * Independently assess patient care requirements, deliver planned nursing care in agreement with the patient or the main carer as appropriate, demonstrate effective evaluation of nursing interventions and initiate newly planned care accordingly, ensuring patient advocacy is maintained at all times. * Demonstrate clinical credibility and advanced nursing practice within the physical assessment of a patient. * Continuously deliver plans of care, whilst taking into consideration consultant preferences, monitoring nursing outcomes and evaluating and adapting plans of care and reporting to the ward team/ medical staff / Matron as appropriate. * Communicate with consultants and organise the transfer/discharge of patients from the High Dependency Unit to the ward. * Shift leader guide junior staff and take overall responsibility for the assessment of patients and delivery of care plans by utilization of advanced skills. * Assist and support staff to attain their core clinical competencies and be part of the assessment process. * Assist on referrals to other clinical groups within the Hospital and to external groups. Work with junior staff / health care assistant / students and delegate and supervise care in a fair and equitable manner. * Recognise the signs and symptoms of a deteriorating patient and initiate early interventions in a calm and co-ordinated manner. Take the lead in emergency situations and carry out evaluation of care post emergency care situations. * Advise other clinical areas/ departments with regards the needs of the critically ill patient/ acting as resource for ward areas. * Demonstrate a good working knowledge of women's health surgery including gynaecology and breast surgery. * Take overall responsibility for ensuring nursing procedures reflect evidence-based practice by continuously participating in the review of policies/ procedures/ protocols and guidelines. * To be responsible for the day to day shift co-ordination of the ward, providing nursing leadership, guidance and expert clinical advice. * Deal with complex situations and take appropriate action in emergency or unforeseen situations. Skills & Experience * Registered General Nurse with NMC pin * Good knowledge of surgical nursing with experience caring for pre and post-operative patients * Intensive Care/ High dependency qualification * Teaching and mentorship qualification * First line management course * ILS or ALS qualification * Private patient experience (desirable) * Evidence of Senior Nurse level experience within a High Dependency setting * ICU/HDU experience * A willingness to participate in the c
Servicio de empleo de origen:Department for Work and Pensions, Public Employment Services, United Kingdom.