BMI Healthcare
29 Sep 2016
Worthing, Dereham, Norfolk, England
Ward nurse
Job level:
Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
Part time
Contract type:
£ 25000 - 30000 Per year
Closing date:
27 Oct 2016

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals throughout the UK - and to do that, we need exceptional people.

As part of the UK's largest independent healthcare employer BMI Goring Hall Hospital is an excellent location to develop or consolidate your clinical career. We pride ourselves on the quality of care delivery to our patients. It allows healthcare professionals to deliver direct patient care and to innovate.

Whether you are newly-qualified, returning from a career break, or looking for a new challenge, we have some exceptional opportunities to build your career in healthcare. As a flexible employer, we will consider part-time applicants for all full time vacancies. We appreciate that a work/life balance is important and enables healthcare professionals to deliver the best care possible.

The hospital team includes over 90 consultants who are assisted by a Resident Medical Officer, available 24 hours a day. Goring Hall Hospital has 170 employees and 130 bank staff. We handle over 2,000 inpatient, 4,000 day case and 3,000 outpatient procedures a year.

The hospital has 3 main Theatres, an Endoscopy Theatre and a Minor Operations Suite. Patient accommodation consists of Ilex ward (22 beds), Extended Recovery (4 beds) Day Care Unit (12 beds) and a "walk in walk out" lounge.

Patient care is undeniably our first concern. Our dedicated healthcare team provides professional care within a comfortable environment, helping to ensure that coming into hospital is a more pleasurable and less anxious time for patients and their relatives.

Whatever your area of clinical practice the hospital has something to offer you:

Ilex Ward

Main specialities are Orthopaedics, Spinal surgery, Gynaecology, Urology & General Surgery.

The hospital has innovated pathways that deliver predictable elective surgery.

22 individual patient rooms, 4 bed extended recovery.

Three shift system with internal rotation, shifts are managed on a 6 week rolling rota

Patient to nurse ratio gives our team 'time to nurse'

Day Care Unit

Day case and ambulatory care

Main specialities are: Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Pain Management, Urology, Gynaecology

Early and late shift pattern

Rotation to other departments supported: Pre-assessment, Recovery & Ward

Consulting Suite

Excellent learning environment across all specialities

Some services offered 7 days a week

We have an opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join their team of staff in the wards/HDU department.

This is a part time role for 31.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern .

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

* A positive approach to the process of change is required.

* Registered with NMC

* Professional /clinical knowledge acquired through training and development and evidence of continued professional development

* Demonstrates high quality patient focused care.

* Demonstrates coaching skills to develop junior staff.

Duties of this role include:

* To provide all aspects of care to patients in the ward/DCU environment.

* Assesses care needs and develop, implement and evaluate programmes of care.

* To demonstrate procedures to other staff members, including learners as required.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

* BMI Healthcare Scheme

* Childcare Vouchers

* Staff Pension Scheme

* 25 days holiday per annum

* Gym membership discount


If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.

About BMI Healthcare

As the UK's largest independent healthcare employer, with over 70 hospitals across the UK and over 10,000 staff, BMI Healthcare really is 'a magnet for the best' nursing, theatre and allied healthcare professionals, as well as non-clinical and support staff who underpin our growing business.

Whether you are newly-qualified, returning from a career break, or looking for a new challenge, we have some exceptional opportunities to build your career in healthcare.

Who are BMI?

BMI Healthcare is the acute private hospital division of our parent company General Healthcare Group and is the largest independent provider of private health care in the UK. We are committed to providing a consistent, high quality service to local communities.

BMI Healthcare has over 70 hospitals nationwide, each serving the health care needs of the local community. BMI hospitals have an enviable reputation for providing excellent medical and surgical facilities supported by state-of-the-art equipment and a very high standard of nursing care, within pleasant and comfortable surroundings.

Equipped with the latest technology, BMI hospitals perform more complex surgery than any other independent private health care provider in the country. Handling over 250,000 inpatient and 1,000,000 outpatient visits each year, nearly half the procedures undertaken for patients are of a major or complex nature.

BMI hospitals attract consultants and clinical teams from a wide range of specialties, most of whom have extensive experience gained within the NHS. Supported by BMI Healthcare’s high calibre staff, they are able to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to the most complex, high acuity cases such as cardiac and neuro surgery.

At BMI Healthcare, we focus on clinical excellence, quality of service and efficiency. We have a well deserved reputation for consistent achievement in these areas throughout the independent health care sector. Healthcare is a people business at its heart, and quality is at the core of what we do.

So, we want to attract and retain the best staff we can, and help them to grow with us. Our aim is for BMI Healthcare to be an exceptional place to work, and we’re constantly striving to ensure that our staff are proud and happy to work here.

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