Staff Nurse - Surgery (Coptcoat ward)

London, Greater London, England
EC2V 8AF
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust £ 30.786 - 37.841 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 30.786 - 37.841 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
13 May 2022
Closes
11 Jun 2022

Job Description

Detailed job description and main responsibilities
Clinical Practice
  • To assess, plan and evaluate individualised programmes of care for patients in partnership with the patient, their carer’s and the multi- disciplinary team.
  • With support and learning you will be expert in a variety of nursing skills such as, tracheostomies, chest drains, spinal injury management, complex wounds, chest care and many more.
  • To support and assist in the health education of patients and their families.
  • To ensure care is delivered in accordance with latest evidence based practice guidelines.
  • To maintain up to date and comprehensive records of care in accordance with NMC and legal requirements.
  • To maintain patient confidentiality at all times.
  • To support junior colleagues, students, and visitors to the department.
  • To demonstrate effective communication and customer care skills with patients and their relatives/carers, thereby acting as a positive role model for nurses and other staff.
  • To practice within the NMC Code: Professional standards (2015) and adhere to this at all times.

Education and Research
  • Willingness to undergo further training to develop your trauma and or surgical nursing skills
  • To assist in the teaching and practice development of junior colleagues and students.
  • To demonstrate the use of information and research findings to support and promote evidence based practice within the clinical area.
  • To participate in research and audit within the ward.
  • To support the use of Trust and local protocols and guidelines to enhance best practice.
  • To participate in Trust and Divisional initiatives to develop nursing practice.

Management
  • To manage an agreed workload with support from colleagues and senior staff as appropriate.
  • To ensure that all Trust and local policies, protocols and procedures are adhered to by colleagues as appropriate.
  • To work within and support the multi-disciplinary team.
  • To maintain effective communication and professional relationships with all areas within the Division and with associated clinical areas within the Trust.
  • To participate with the monitoring of standards of hygiene and cleanliness on the ward / department and report as appropriate.
  • To share knowledge and skills developed with other members of the multi- disciplinary team.
  • To participate in reflection & / or Clinical Supervision sessions as provided.
  • To take personal responsibility for resource management.
  • To observe a general duty of care for the health, safety and well–being of self, work colleagues, visitors and patients within the hospital, in addition to any specific risk management associated with this post.

Personal Professional Development
  • To achieve a range of clinical competencies as required within the Trust and local to your surgical area.
  • To maintain your own personal and professional development in accordance with CPD requirements, attending mandatory training sessions and attending speciality training to equip you’re in your role.
  • To undergo and actively participate in your own yearly performance appraisals.
  • To keep up to date with NMC & Trust guidelines and protocols.

Person specification

Experience
Essential criteria
  • Registered nurse with active NMC registration
  • Awareness and understanding of current health issues

Ref: DH2777B

Job Details

Staff Nurse - Surgery (Coptcoat ward)

London, Greater London, Englandd King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Pay
£ 30.786 - 37.841 Per year
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
13 May 2022
Type
Permanent
Closes
11 Jun 2022

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