CategoryMedical
Reference36775035 VIA WOW BROMLEY
Date PostedWednesday 5th December 2018
Closing DateSaturday 5th January 2019
LocationOrpington
Job TypePermanent
SalaryNegotiable

Job Description

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • RGN
  • NMC Registration
  • Working knowledge of company hospital and departmental policies and procedures as they apply to the role.
  • Post-registration experience in an acute setting
  • Evidence of professional development and willingness to take on additional responsibilities
  • Working knowledge of a wide variety of medical and surgical conditions.
  • Experience in general surgery, orthopaedic and gynaecology.
  • Must have mentorship.

Duties of this role include:

  • To be responsible and accountable for the care of an assigned group of patients as described in the Corporate and Departmental Philosophies and the NMC Code of Professional Conduct.
  • To deputise for the Ward Sister as required.
  • To assist the Clinical Nurse Manager and Ward Sisters in any ongoing and new projects.
  • To assist with the identification of training needs of junior health care assistants and ward clerks and assist in the meeting of these needs.
  • To delegate work according to staff capabilities and competence.
  • To assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care.
  • Recognize the significance of patient observations and maintain a pro-active approach in dealing with them.
  • Maintain high standards of patient care throughout the patient’s journey, from admission to discharge, utilising care pathways.
  • To deputize in the absence of a Sister in the daily management of the ward.
  • To liaise with members of the multi-disciplinary team to ensure the holistic care of the patient
  • To take a supervisory/teaching role with less experienced members of staff and students
  • To continually seek improvement in working practice
  • To advise patients on the promotion of health and the prevention of illness.
  • To ensure patients being discharged have the information necessary for an uncomplicated recovery, including Howard Warwick questionnaires.


How to Apply

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