Registered Nurse - Pre-Assessment Bank

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Recruiter
BMI Healthcare
Location
Worcester
Salary
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Posted
21 Sep 2019
Closes
19 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
BMI Healthcare is the UK's largest provider of independent healthcare with a network of hospitals across the country. Our aim is to employ the best nursing, theatre and allied healthcare professionals in addition to outstanding non-clinical and support staff who underpin everything we do. Being part of the wider BMI Healthcare group offers the prospect for great career progression and development throughout the UK.
BMI Droitwich Spa Hospital is located in the heart on Worcestershire, with easily accessible transport links. The hospital is a fantastic place to work.
Did you know that by 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 58 hospitals and clinics. We also perform more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. So whatever your role - you can expect variety, challenges, job satisfaction and a professional team who will always support you.
Being part of such a large network means that scope for progression and development is at your fingertips, with all our training conducted in-house at the BMI Academy.
The patient journey begins with our nursing staff - we believe the level of care and compassion makes all the difference and we pride ourselves on being a hospital that delivers an exceptional patient experience every time all of the time. You are the people who make us who we are and it's important that we attract the best to join the best here at The Droitwich Spa Hospital.
We are currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse to join their team of staff in the Pre Assessment 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.
  • Phlebotomy and ECG skills are required.
  • Previous experience in nurse led surgical pre-assessment clinic.
  • Previous experience in performing face to face and telephone pre-assessments.
  • 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.