Staff Nurse- Chemo Day Unit

  • Job Reference: 941600406-2
  • Date Posted: 10 March 2023
  • Recruiter: HCA
  • Location: Greater London, England
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

Staff Nurse - Chemotherapy Day Unit

Location: University College Hospital Private Care, London

Hours: Full time 37.5 (4 days per week 8-6pm or potentially 9-7pm on occasion)

Salary: competitive dependent on relevant experience & Skills + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development)

Fantastic opportunity for a Staff Nurse to join the Chemo Day Unit @ UCH Private Care

As Staff Nurse for our chemo day care unit you will be responsible for working in a supporting experienced nursing team to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of specialist care to ensure that patients are cared for in a safe, caring and comfortable environment. This will include meeting their medical, physical and emotional needs by effectively communicating with the patient and their families.

We understand cancer care is a challenging field and our friendly team work closely together to adopt a supportive culture. As part of HCA Healthcare our team are offered emotional support and career development.

Duties & Responsibilities

  •  Participate in individual care needs of patients and develop appropriate care plans to implement and evaluate
  • Monitor patient care and interventions appropriately
  • Recognise deterioration in patients' condition at an early stage, (including neutropenic patients) Refer to the senior nurse and medical team appropriately
  • appropriate actions to isolate patients when required
  • Liaise with multi-disciplinary team (MDT)
  • Maintain ward area in stocked items, equipment and waste to maintain a clean and safe environment

Skills & Experience

  • Registered nurse, with post qualification
  • NHS or Private experience
  • Chemo Trained