Clinical Nurse Specialist Spinal Services
Nuffield Health is Britain's largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Clinical Nurse in our Brighton Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation.
Nuffield Health Brighton Hospital
At Nuffield Health Brighton Hospital, we work with leading medical Consultants to provide first-class treatments and high standards of care for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of medical and surgical conditions using the latest facilities and technology. We take pride in delivering high standards of patient care to both private patients and the NHS. Our facilities include 44 purpose built en-suite rooms, 3 operating theatres plus 1 endoscopy theatre. Other facilities include physiotherapy and a diagnostic department. We are located in Woodingdean, on the east side of Brighton with easy access by rail and road, including free parking.
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As our CNS you will be working autonomously alongside other clinicians to ensure that patients receive high quality and appropriate specialist care, information, and support.
To succeed as a CNS you will need:
Previous knowledge and practical experience of caring for patients with spinal conditions within a surgical setting would be required.
A post registration course in Spinal Cord Injuries or evident attendance at relevant study sessions in this area would also be required for this role.
Excellent communication skills
The successful candidate would be expected to provide teaching and guidance for staff as well as patients regarding specific aspects of their spinal surgery.
Involvement in timely discharge planning and appropriate Nurse-led discharges are required for this position.
In return, we offer a working environment that will help you grow your skills and experience and get the best out of life. Other benefits include 25 days' annual holiday (increasing with service), gym membership, private healthcare and a range of lifestyle and financial wellbeing benefits.
Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation.
Salary - Up to £35,000 PA
Location - Brighton
Contract type - Permanent
Weekly Hours - 37.5
Closing date - 31st January 2021
Applications will be considered as they are received, and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore, please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.