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Junior Sister/Charge Nurse

Employer
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
London
Salary
£42,471 to £50,364 a year pa inclusive
Closing date
19 Jul 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting a full time Band 6 Charge Nurse. We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and skilled nurse with clinical experience or a particular interest in the care of Outpatients Service Users. This is a substantive full-time Band 6 post - 37.5 hours/week, with 7.5 hours per shift. You will have excellent clinical knowledge and skills and enjoy Multidisciplinary team working.

You will have the opportunity to:- Develop Outpatients Services knowledge and clinical skills.-Participate in audits and quality improvement projects.-Become part of a supportive and dynamic multidisciplinary team committed to delivering accessible, high quality, evidence-based care.

We can offer you the opportunity to deliver high quality care whilst further developing in your career and area of interest advancing your clinical practice supported by a dedicated and experienced team of clinical nurse specialists across the Directorate.

Main duties of the job

To support the Senior Sister in the provision of professional role modelling and leadership that inspires the professional development of nursing within outpatients

To provide cross site cover for Outpatients in the absence of Senior Sister.

To provide visible clinical leadership and authoritative presence, responsible for ensuring the delivery of high quality care.

Ensuring that the needs of the patient are placed at the centre of care delivery.

To ensure effective operational management of outpatient clinics to ensure standards are monitored and maintained /improved

Support the senior nurse in working with the multi-professional team on patient pathway redesign to enhance the quality of the patient experience whilst reducing delays, and ensuring patient flows are managed within elective access targets

Ensure local governance structures are in place and lead on delegated projects

Support strategies to improve the patient experience across multidisciplinary groups within outpatients and the outpatient pathways including the conduction of discovery interviews

To support the senior nurse and the general manager in the delivery of robust business plans for the speciality

To supervise the professional development and appraisal of staff through their line management structure

About us

At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people, working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You'll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include career development, flexible working and wellbeing, staff recognition scheme. Make use of optional benefits including Cycle to work, car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The full job description provides an overview of the key tasks and responsibilities of the role and the person specification outlines the qualifications, skills, experience and knowledge required. For both overviews please view the Job Description attachment with the job advert.

We encourage interested candidates to contact us and arrange an informal visit.

Person Specification

Education/ Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Nurse.
  • Relevant post-registration clinical course/s
  • Evidence of continuing professional development


Desirable

  • Degree level study


Experience

Essential

  • Registered Nurse.
  • Teaching experience.
  • Minimum 3 years post registration experience
  • Understanding of research and audit including implementation of findings and review of outcomes


Skills/Knowledge/ Abilities

Essential

  • Ability to practice within the scope of the NMC Code
  • Excellent level of English language demonstrated through effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced interpersonal skills
  • Able to manage difficult situations effectively.


Employer details

Employer name

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Address

St Mary's Hospital

London

W2 1NY

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

290-WCCS-1485

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