Staff Nurse - Orthopaedics & Spinal

The London Clinic ,
London, Greater London


Job Description

We have an exciting opportunityfor an D Grade Nurse (Band 5 equivalent) to join our Orthopaedic & Spinal Unit and work across The London Clinic's main hospital site in Central London, W1G 6BW. The London Clinic is one of the UK's largest independently owned non-profit hospital, and we have been providing exceptional care since 1932. We have 8 premises, where we perform highly complex procedures as well as routine surgery & medicine. Our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres, and The Duchess of Devonshire Wing is our award-winning cancer centre, which includes state-of-the-art radiotherapy, chemotherapy suites and 47 dedicated patient bedrooms for Oncology & Haematology patients. Job Description To work according to the NMC code of professional conduct for a defined group of patients and take responsibility for - * Assessing, implementing and evaluating care for a group of patients includingdischarge planning and health promotion. * To work in accordance with the London Clinic nursing strategy and contribute towards achieving its objectives. * To deliver care based on current sound research /evidence. * To maintain effective communication. This is a full time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week, with occasional weekend work as per service requirements. This position has a competitive inclusive salary range of 31,159- 36,145per annum, depending upon experience. We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 25 day's annual leave plus Bank Holidays, season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education Duties & Responsibilities * To assess relevant care needs, develop, implement and evaluate care ensuring thehighest possible standard. * To co ordinate the patients discharge in accordance with the London Clinic dischargepolicy * To promote a patient focused approach to care in collaboration with all relevant healthProfessionals. * To educate patients and their carers as required where a need has been identified. * To complete patient documentation correctly. Skills & Experience * Registered Adult Nurse with up to date NMC registration * 6 months surgical experience * Able to prioritise own workload and that of others as appropriate. * Able to work under own initiative within boundaries of the role. * Demonstrates awareness of the importance of working as part of a team Join a supportive and warm working culture, where your contribution is valued,and you can help us deliver our three core values: Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering, which summarise our belief in integrity, compassion and high quality service.We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes. The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background. Employment Type: FULL_TIME