Staff Nurse Oncology Outpatients


We have an exciting opportunity for a Staff Nurse - Oncology & Haematology Outpatient to join a London based hospital.



Our client's hospital includes state-of-the-art radiotherapy, chemotherapy suites and dedicated patient bedrooms for Oncology & Haematology patients.



Role Summary:


As a Staff Nurse, you will assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care, ensuring the highest level of customer service is delivered to our patients.


This is a full time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours a week (either 7.5 or 9 hours a day.) The unit is open from 08:30 to 18:00.



Duties & Responsibilities



  • Responsible for the delivery of high standards of care and service to the patients, & to work within a team to provide assessment and evaluation of care.

  • Administer chemotherapy and other anti-cancer treatments.

  • Use evidence-based practice, quality assurance and clinical audit in all aspects of nursing care.

  • Act as a role model, with a willingness to be a mentor to student nurses and health care assistants.

  • Encourage good working relationships within the multidisciplinary team, & deputising for Sister / Charge Nurses in their absence


Skills & Experience



  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC pin.

  • Chemotherapy Course from The Royal Marsden or UK-University

  • Post registration experience in oncology or in acute medicine.

  • Experience in the administration of cytotoxic drugs and relevant qualification.

  • Knowledge of oncological conditions, diseases, cytotoxic drugs & therapies, with experience of peripheral/central venous access devices, cannulation & phlebotomy.



Benefits:


Our client offers a supportive and warm working culture, where your contribution is valued.

They are a firm believer of personal and career development with pathways to further your education if you wish to do so.

The benefits package includes: contribution pension scheme, Private Medical Healthcare; 25 day's annual leave; season ticket travel loan and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services.



If interested, please get in touch via contact details provided or click “Apply” to forward an up to date copy of your CV.




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