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    Staff Nurse Surgical – Main Orthopaedic

    • Nursing and Midwifery Jobs Surgical Jobs, Orthopaedic Cast Services Jobs
    • London
    • Attractive Package
    • 5876
    • Permanent
    • ASAP

    Our client is currently in need of a Surgical Staff Nurse – Main Orthopaedic for their facility located in London.

    Role and Responsibilities:

    • Acting as a role model and expert clinical practitioner
    • Supporting in the day to day operational management of the ward
    • To assist in the safe, effective and efficient management of the department within allocated resources
    • Carry out planned care for a group of patients.
    • Ensure the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of evidence based, individualised patient care.
    • Assist in performing safe effective care for patients requiring advanced clinical skills.
    • Recognise when changes in patients condition occur and take appropriate action.
    • Assist in carrying out extended roles to ensure best clinical practice.
    • Assist and advise unregistered staff in the delivery of patient care.
    • Assist in the safe transfer of critically ill patients.
    • Maintain accurate clinical observations of the patient and act accordingly and appropriately.
    • Undertake nursing procedures.
    • Have responsibility for the correct administration and custody of medicines according to Hospital policy.
    • Assist with the management of distressing and emotional situations
    • Have the knowledge and expertise to act appropriately in emergency situation
    • Act as the patient’s advocate
    • Assess the needs of patients, relatives and carers and provide them with information as requested
    • Promote healthy living through health education
    • Ensure patients referred to appropriate clinical support teams

    Skills and Experience:

    • Experience at Band 5 in relevant role
    • Demonstrable practice that is evidence based and up to date
    • Experience of working with teams, motivating and empowering them to deliver excellent standards of patient care
    • Experience of identifying and dealing with risks encountered within own practice.
    • Experience of supporting junior / less experienced staff to improve standards of patient care.
    • Able to supports less experienced / junior staff to respond to feedback in positive manner setting objectives as required.
    • Able to use professional knowledge and experience to influence decision making processes in order to improve outcomes for patients and staff.
    • Able to use assertive communication skills to achieve collaborative solutions to challenging situations
    • Able to conduct audits in objective and efficient manner.


    • 27 days annual leave
    • Generous private healthcare cover
    • Contributory pension schemes – including continuation of the NHS pension, to providing short-term accommodation for new starters.

    If interested please get in touch via the contact details provided, or click ‘Apply’ to forward an up to date CV.

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    Staff Nurse Surgical – Main Orthopaedic
    • Nursing and Midwifery Jobs Surgical Jobs,Orthopaedic Cast Services Jobs
    • London
    • Attractive Package
    • Permanent
    • 5876
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