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Registered Nurse - OPD

Job Reference: J196-A-21-2111

Employer:
Dorking Healthcare Limited
Department:
Outpatients
Location:
Dorking
Salary:
NHS AfC Band 5/6

Full or part time role, based at Dorking Community Hospital and Holmhurst Medical Centre, Redhill.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our small Nursing Team providing high quality Outpatient healthcare services to patients within Surrey.

The role we are recruiting for is responsible for providing clinical support to the Consultants and Medical Staff of DHC.

The successful applicant would cover a wide variety of clinic specialities, gaining experience in many areas as we handle a variety of specialities within our Outpatients department. Your time will be spent providing an advanced clinical support service to the Consultants, assisting clinicians in their clinics, as well as running your own nurse led clinics. This will involve conducting vision tests, taking blood pressures, applying holter cardiac monitoring devices and height and weight measurements.

Our current regular hours of work are between 07:45 and 21:45 Monday to Friday and 08:00 -15:00 Saturday. Saturday shifts are shared within the nursing team and it is likely that the successful candidate would be required to work 1 weekend in 4. The nursing team consists of 7 people, with a mixture of registered nurses and healthcare assistants.

We hold clinics across 3 locations and ability to drive and to have your own means of transportation would be highly desirable.

Qualifications, knowledge, experience and skills required:

  • Must be a currently registered nurse with experience at a band 5 or above.
  • Experience of nursing in a healthcare setting.
  • Attention to detail, computer literacy, with the ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to work autonomously using own initiative, as well as a member of a team.
  • Be confident, calm and approachable.
  • Ability to communicate with a diverse range of people.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • Have a can-do attitude.

Our Organisation:

Dorking Healthcare (DHC) is an organisation that provides a wide range of quality healthcare services in Surrey and Sussex. We are registered with the CQC (Care Quality Commission) and we are an accredited AQP (Any Qualified Provider). Our vision is to continually improve local services for patients by offering first-class care and shorter waiting times. As a dynamic and friendly organisation, we want our staff to enjoy working with us and fulfil their potential. In a recent survey, 79% of staff who responded told us they would recommend DHC as an employer.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing, forward thinking independent provider of NHS services organisation. We are looking to recruit talented Registered Nurses to our professional and friendly team. Full time and part time applications welcomed.

The benefits we offer include:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Opportunities for training
  • Membership of the NHS pension scheme
  • Annual leave entitlement of 25 days (plus bank holidays) per year
  • Some of our sites have free on-site parking (subject to availability)
  • Staff can join discount schemes for high street stores and online e.g. blue light card
  • We aim to be an employer of choice and conduct annual staff satisfaction surveys

If you would like to apply for the role, please complete the application form including a statement of how your skills, knowledge, qualifications and competences make you suitable for the role. If you would like to work part time, please clearly state how many days/hours you would like to work.




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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