Staff Nurse - Medical

Employer
HCA Healthcare UK
Location
London (Central)
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
26 May 2022

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Sector
Midwifery
Hours
Full Time
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Job Details

Staff Nurse – Medical  

Location – The Lister Hospital, Chelsea Bridge Rd, London SW1W 8RH  

This is a full-time role working 37.5hrs per week covering Monday-Sunday, Days & Nights.

Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 (DOE) plus 9% shift enhancement & Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development).

About the Role 

As the Staff Nurse, working within our medical wards, you will plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care whilst working within a multidisciplinary team, supervising and directing junior staff and also temporary staff. Taking part in consultant rounds and liaise with other members of staff you will be involved in the investigation of patient symptoms and be involved with pain and drain management. You’ll demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions and contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policy and procedures and research-based care and other practice development initiatives. 

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • To always demonstrate good clinical practice and to be accountable for own actions
  • Prioritising workloads
  • Promote team working
  • Assess, plan, and deliver care, based on individual patient and family needs
  • Contribute to research-based care and other practice development initiatives
  • To deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management
  • Supervise and direct junior staff, promoting a learning environment
  • Ensure all patient charges are captured
  • Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation, phlebotomy
  • Contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policy and procedures
  • Evaluate care of the team and ensure standards are met
  • Respect and ensure patient privacy and confidentiality
  • To maintain accurate records of patient care
  • Provide patients and families with information regarding the care and management of their condition
  • To complete referrals for patients to internal and external agencies
  • Providing emotional support to patients and relatives

Skills

  • Good verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility to respond to the needs of the department
  • Good team player
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Evidence of updating clinical skills/knowledge
  • Evidence of professional and personal development
  • Customer care skills

About HCA:  

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care. 

The Lister Hospital and its outpatient centres are located in the heart of Chelsea and have consistently provided care and treatment in London for over 30 years. We offer access to leading consultants from London's top teaching hospitals and contemporary treatment, with several highly specialised units including fertility, gastroenterology and cardiology.  

With 57 beds across three floors, we offer a specialised service, bespoke to our patient’s needs. Our six-bed critical care unit provides dedicated specialised care to seriously ill patients with a range of surgical or medical conditions. The Medical Ward is a 13-bedded Ward caring for predominantly Medical patients and occasionally Surgical.

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Company

 

HCA Healthcare Over 50 years of creating a healthier tomorrow.   

Today HCA is the largest private healthcare provider in the world, and the largest provider of privately funded healthcare in the U.K. A world-class network of over 30 facilities in London, Manchester, Wilmslow, Glasgow and Prestatyn, with its latest venture opening in Birmingham in 2023.  Uniquely we also partner with the NHS to provide care within large NHS teaching hospitals. No other U.K. provider can match our global scale, breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise. We treat 27 million people each year across our global network, and many of our hospitals are rated ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC. Covering virtually all aspects of medicine from prevention and diagnosis through to treatment and aftercare in both our Primary and Secondary Care Divisions. Cardiac and Cancer Care, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Urgent Care, GP and Health screening to Obstetrics, IVF and Maternity care, to name a few.   

We can promise by joining the HCA family, you will learn from experts in every department, and your opportunities will be endless. You will be empowered to achieve more in your career and will be provided with outstanding rewards and development support to match the level of care we are famed for.  

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