Specialist Nurse - Oncology (Bank)

Organization: BMI Healthcare

Posted: 20 March, 2020

Northampton,United kingdom


Job description

BMI Three Shires Hospital in Northampton is located in the picturesque grounds of the St Andrews Hospital, with easily accessible transport links as well as free parking – the Hospital is a truly welcoming place to work. Being a part of BMI Healthcare, means that you work for an organisation who are Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. Being a part of BMI means that whatever your role – you can expect variety, challenges, job satisfaction and a professional team who will always support you. If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. If you would like an further information or just an informal chat then please contact Rebecca Roche at rebecca.roche@bmihealthcare.co.uk or call us on 01604 620311 We are currently recruiting for a Specialist Nurse to join their team of staff in the Oncology department. This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence. Applicants should meet the following criteria: Registered Nurse Level 1 / Diploma / BSc in Nursing. Or Registered Nurse Level 2 - Relevant Competencies for the role. Evidence of relevant clinical professional development preferably evidenced by certification RN with valid NMC Registration. Up-to-date knowledge in area of practice. Awareness of NMC Code of Accountability. Excellent clinical applied knowledge which is evidenced based and takes account of national best practice standards. Previous experience working within the acute healthcare sector. Experience of customer care, including interacting with challenging customers and situations. Strong interpersonal skills: Good team worker. Duties of this role include: To ensure that standards of patient care are consistently maintained at all times in accordance with agreed operational policies and procedures. Working to maintain and enhance the customer service and satisfaction of service users. As a skilled member of the nursing team promote and safeguard the well-being and interests of all patients, employees and visitors. Be an advocate for patient care, searching for ways to improve the value and effectiveness of care and services delivered. Encouraging the development of research and audit based clinical practice. Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy. Salary & Benefits: BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate. Interested? If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date. Safeguarding BMI Healthcare is fully committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children and young people, and vulnerable adults by taking all reasonable steps to protect them from harm. All staff will receive appropriate training and induction so that they understand their roles and responsibilities and are confident about carrying them out.