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Sister/Charge Nurse -Surgical & Oncology

  • Job reference: BBBH4819
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Job type: Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sister/Charge Nurse to join the Adult Acute Surgical and Oncology Team.

Job Summary
You will be providing effective leadership, expertise, advice and support to the team, carrying continuous responsibility for the management of the unit, making effective use of resources and ensuring the highest standards of care to patients and families are achieved on a 24-hour basis.

This is a full time position with a rotation of shifts.

Salary range for this role will be competitive depending on experience plus 9% shift allowance


  • Contribution pension scheme,
  • Private medical insurance,
  • Annual salary review,
  • 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and/ or sell
  • Excellent career development; with clear career pathways and
  • Access to further education.
  • Support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK (subject to terms and conditions).

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Make efficient use of available resources, within budgetary constraints, to meet business objectives
  • Prioritise workloads and direct staff accordingly
  • Demonstrate and role model outstanding clinical practice at all times
  • Develop and coach team members to ensure consistently high standards of care are me
  • Regularly deputise for Modern Matron/other departmental Sisters when required
  • Evaluate the work of the team and ensure standards are met

Skills and Experience

  • NMC Registered Nurse
  • Strong experience in Oncology with Neuro, Breast or Gynae background desirable
  • Recognised post registration qualification in Oncology desirable
  • Significant experience in Surgical or Oncology
  • Palliative and pain management skills qualification or evidence of experience
  • Evidence of further education including post-graduate certification/diploma/Continuous Professional development
  • Management skills and Leadership or management training
  • Basic Life Support
  • Mentorship / Preceptorship of junior staff
  • Demonstrable experience of managing budgets

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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