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Band 5 Staff Nurse - Ophthalmology

Employer
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Location
London
Salary
£34,089 to £41,498 per annum inclusive of HCAS
Closing date
26 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Adult nurse, Ophthalmics nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Please see attached job description for more information about this role and working at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.

Main duties of the job

Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Ophthalmology service provides a number of services across different settings in North London.

Working in a friendly environment you will be responsible for the assessment and planning of care needs for Ophthalmic patients in a clinic and day surgery setting.

Previous experience in Ophthalmology would be an advantage but not essential as full training will be given.In addition to the eye clinic at Royal Free Hospital site, we also have ophthalmic clinics in other hospitals within the foundation trust and you may be expected to work there if needed.Working in a team you will be responsible for assessing patients and preparing them for doctors assessment in clinics as well as working in nurse led clinics e.g. pre-operative assessment.

This post is only available to Nurses who already have full NMC registration or student nurses awaiting their pin

About us

The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK's biggest and most innovative trusts. Across three main hospitals, our dedicated army of staff care for over 1.6million patients, treat more than 200,000 in A& E, deliver over 8,000 babies and carry out more than 17million tests.

Our size, scale and influence offer you unrivalled career opportunities and a forward-thinking approach to working that works around your lifestyle. From flexible hours and generous benefits, to next level training, we make it easier to take your career to the top

For more information please follow linkhttps://www.royalfreelondonjobs.co.uk

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached job description for more information about this role and working at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.

Person Specification

Royal Free World Class Values

Essential

  • Demonstrable ability to meet the Trust Values


Qualifications

Essential

  • 1st level registration


Desirable

  • Evidence of a programme of study in the area of Ophthalmic practice


Skills & Knowledge

Essential

  • Skills and knowledge in managing and supporting patients with Ophthalmic Nursing
  • Proven communication skills and ability to negotiate
  • I.T. skills
  • Ability to problem-solve and prioritise, and to work to deadlines
  • Ability to establish a role and develop collaborative working relationships with different teams
  • An ability to organise and plan work-load


Other Requirements

Essential

  • Ability to carry out care without supervision
  • Flexible to meet the needs of the service
  • Evidence of proven, ongoing professional development
  • Ability to work under pressure


Experience

Essential

  • Awareness of National Mandatory Training Requirements


Employer details

Employer name

Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Royal Free hospital

Pond street

London

NW3 2QG

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

391-RFL-6395398

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