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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/07/2020.

E Grade Nurse

Job Reference: J223-1427

The London Clinic
Digestive Diseases Unit
Up to £43,767

The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest independently owned non-profit hospital, and we have been providing exceptional care since 1932. We have 8 premises, where we perform highly complex procedures as well as routine surgery & medicine.    

We have exciting opportunities for an E Grade Nurse (Band 5/6 equivalent) to join our Digestive Diseases Unit and work across The London Clinic’s main hospital site in Central London, W1G 6BW.

Our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres, and The Duchess of Devonshire Wing is our award-winning cancer centre, which includes state-of-the-art radiotherapy, chemotherapy suites and 47 dedicated patient bedrooms for Oncology & Haematology patients.

Job Description

To be responsible for the delivery of the highest standards of care and service to the patients.  This includes the appropriate assessment and evaluation of care in keeping with: The philosophies of the Clinic/Department; The NMC Code of Professional Conduct and the Scope of Professional Practice; The Clinic Policies and Protocols.

This is a full time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week.

This position has a competitive inclusive salary, depending upon experience.

There is also a comprehensive benefits package including: contribution pension scheme Private Medical Healthcare; 25 day’s annual leave and 8 Bank Holidays; season ticket travel loan and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education. 

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • To take responsibility for individualised patient care as the named nurse, using the Roper, Logan and Tierney model and documentation for the department.

  • To ensure legibility and accuracy of nursing records and be aware of the legal implications of these documents.

  • To promote safe practice and professional conduct.

  • To encourage good working relationships within the multidisciplinary team, to ensure the effective care and treatment of patients.

  • To be flexible with regard to staffing, i.e. deputising for Sister/ Charge Nurse or assisting in other areas or on other floors as required.

  • This job description is intended as a general guide to the post but it may change in line with the needs of the department or at the request of the line manager.

Skills & Experience

  • Registered Adult Nurse with up-to-date NMC registration

  • A minimum of 6 months post registration experience in Gastrointestinal - Colorectal Surgery

  • Demonstrates sound knowledge of gastroenterology conditions and interventions.

  • Experience nursing patients with a stoma.

Join a supportive and warm working culture, where your contribution is valued, and you can help us deliver our three core values: Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering, which summarise our belief in integrity, compassion and high quality service. We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes. 

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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