We are seeking a motivated, experienced Infection Prevention & Control Lead (Nurse or ODP) to join our client's management team. The hospital is located just outside Swindon, Wiltshire , one of the fastest-growing UK cities with a reputation for scientific/industrial innovation.
This is a part-time role of 25 hours equating to a FTE salary of £34,000 - £36,000.
Our client is a leading large provider of independent healthcare in the UK; working with many of the South Wests' top Consultants and multidisciplinary healthcare specialists, this hospital succeeds in delivering an exemplary standard of Acute Medical and Surgical care.
The successful candidate will be able to apply specialist knowledge to risk assessment, ensuring local infection control policies reflect corporate policy and best practice and participating in the development of an annual audit and improvement program.
Person Requirements :
Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner with full NMC or HCPC registration as appropriate.
At least five years' Nursing/ODP experience, with at least two years working in an Infection Control role.
A recognised Teaching and Assessing/Mentorship qualification.
Ability to provide or/and support staff in feedback of microbiological results.
Apply specialist knowledge to risk assessment and support appropriate controls
The additional benefits of working for this company include
Up to 30 days paid holiday
Contributory pension scheme
Paid sick leave
Private medical cover for yourself, your partner and/ or children
Life insurance cover
Free Health Screening
Discounted hospital treatment for your family and friends
Discounted gym membership
Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of specialist healthcare staff. As a nurse-led consultancy, our understanding of the challenges of Infection Prevention and Control places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.
We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.
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Medic International is a leading international staffing consultancy, offering a bespoke recruitment and placement service to nurses and other healthcare professionals seeking employment in the United Kingdom.
We work with the NHS and many UK Private Hospitals and have a wide range of vacancies from Staff Nurse through to Ward Manager, Theatre Manager and even Director of Nursing vacancies.
Currently we have opportunities in the following specialities:
• Theatre Scrub, Anaesthetics, Recovery and Endoscopy
• Critical Care/ITU
• Paediatric Wards & PICU
• Acute Surgical & Medical Wards
• Primary Care
• Mental Health
• Learning Disabilities
We offer our healthcare professionals a friendly, personal service tailored to best suit your individual needs including:
• An excellent CV formatting service
• Assistance with obtaining your NMC registration
• Assistance with finding accommodation if you have to relocate
• Professional advice and expertise from a team with a wealth of clinical experience