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Staff Nurse - Outpatients

NHS AfC: Band 6

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NHS AfC: Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
The Royal Marsden, Chelsea
Chelsea, London
£31,878 - £42,046 pa inc
19/01/2018 23:59

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 staff nurse to join our Private patients Outpatient unit at the Royal Marsden Hospital in Fulham Road, Chelsea.

The patients who attend clinics come from a wide variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds, and may have had or about to have surgery for their cancers, receiving chemotherapy from our private patients Medical day unit, or having other anti cancer treatments, symptom control or palliative care input. We strive to deliver the highest quality of care to this patient population in a relaxed environment. We are a dedicated, professional, and friendly team and would welcome an experienced, enthusiastic, compassionate and motivated nurse to join us. We are committed to teaching and supporting staff and are looking for these qualities in a new team member.

Willingness to undertake training in Venepuncture and cannulation, and in managing patients with altered airways is an essential part of the role. The post requires an ability to work flexibly during the week, as well as Saturdays where required, to be able to deliver care to the highest standards of care.

The post holder will need to be able to care for a group of patients with a variety of needs, coordinate the daily runnings of the clinics on the unit and communicate with the wider multidisciplinary and administrative teams. The role will also involve extended roles and responsibilities, and work closely with the Senior staff nurses and the manager to assist in the daily management of the unit. Self motivation to learn is also important if you are interested in this role. However, you will be supported to develop the competencies required and will have opportunities for further development at the Royal Marsden Hospital School of Nursing and Rehabilitation based on the Chelsea site. 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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