The Lister Hospital
10 Oct 2016
City of Westminster, London, Greater London, England
Ward nurse
Job level:
Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
Full time
Contract type:
£ 44925 - 50541 Per year
Closing date:
7 Nov 2016

HCA Healthcare UK - World's largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016' and 'Best International Cancer Services' provider 2016

The Lister Hospital has an international reputation for providing high quality private healthcare to patients across a wide range of specialties. For medical professionals that value great training and career progression opportunities, an open-door management policy and a real team spirit, it's the career destination of choice.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team in this newly created role as Deputy Endoscopy Manager. Our Endoscopy Unit currently consists of one procedure room along with three patient beds as well as access to in-patient beds and undertakes a range of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy including ERCP and Capsule Endoscopy. We are looking to revamp and expand the unit, whilst working towards JAG accreditation.

We are seeking a Deputy Endoscopy Manager who will lead our existing endoscopy team and take them through the transition of a planned new Endoscopy Unit and towards achieving JAG accreditation. As Deputy Manager of our Endoscopy Unit you will lead the clinical and operational management of the unit by supporting staff members and acting as clinical expert, whilst also prioritising work load, staff deployment, recruitment and the promotion of team and multidisciplinary working. You will also work closely with the Theatre and Imaging departments as well as the Senior Management to ensure a high standard of patient care at all times.

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week, Monday-Friday, 07:00 -21:00, with a mixture of long and short days.

The attractive and competitive salary for this role is £44,925 - £50,541 and will be dependent upon skills and experience.

Benefits: We'll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, the use of all HCA facilities for acute medical conditions, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year and access to a fantastic flexible benefits scheme. We can also offer you a relocation packages if you are living outside of London or the UK. You can expect to be working in an environment that promotes the development of your skills and knowledge.

  • Ensures that they and others can appropriately assess, plan, implement and evaluate the care they provide
  • Assumes the role of clinical nursing expert for areas of responsibility
  • Participates in and formulates the Endoscopy out of hours On-Call rota Plan and prepare bed allocation
  • Attends multidisciplinary meetings where appropriate and act as a representative for the unit
  • Investigates patient complaints, ensuring local resolution wherever possible
  • Ensures all staff members make efficient use of available resources with regard to budgetary constraints and business objectives
  • Ensure staffing levels are at the correct level
  • Continually seeks to develop own and staff clinical skills to meet service users expectations
  • Undertakes annual training needs analysis in order to ensure that staff education meets both CPD requirements and department business imperatives
  • Plans and evaluates the work of staff through the use of competency based appraisal

For this role, you will be someone who is currently working in a similar capacity, or a Senior Endoscopy Nurse with proven leadership skills, looking to take the next step in their career. With the department working towards JAG accreditation you will have an understanding of the process and requirements to achieve this.

As an excellent team leader, you will provide direction and development to all staff to enhance customer experience. Having a pleasant and positive attitude, whilst also being decisive and able and willing to take managerial responsibility, will assist you in developing excellent working relationship across all stakeholders; as will having excellent communication skills.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please send through your details and we would be happy to accommodate an informal visit as part of your application process and look forward to meeting you!

About The Lister Hospital

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HCA Healthcare UK is one of the UK’s leading private healthcare providers. With six world-renowned hospitals in London and an expanding network of cutting-edge partnership facilities up and down the country, we’re a destination of choice for patients and healthcare professionals alike. Our achievements have been recognised by the LaingBuisson Independent Healthcare Awards 2016, the HealthInvestor Awards and the International Medical Travel Journal Awards.

If you’re looking for a rewarding career in nursing, look no further. At HCA UK you’ll take pride in working with top consultants and leading-edge technology to deliver exceptional acute and complex care. And through our relocation support programme, you’ll be able to do so at renowned facilities like The Portland Hospital and London Bridge Hospital. What’s more, whether you’re in oncology, PICU, paediatrics or neuro-rehab, you’ll get exceptional training at our Learning Academy.

As well as support from leading specialists and the latest technology, we also offer our employees a host of benefits that go above and beyond – from private healthcare and critical illness insurance, to staff discounts and paid study leave.

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