STAFF NURSE - PAEDIATRIC WARD (Bupa Cromwell Hospital)

Kensington and Chelsea, London, Greater London, England
£ 30672 - 35052 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
28 Nov 2019
20 Dec 2019

Job Description

Staff Nurse - Paediatrics Ward

Bupa Cromwell Hospital London

Permanent, Full time 37.5 hours pw

Shift patterns: 13, Spilt between long days and nights. 8 to 8.30 on rotation.

Salary £30672 - £35052 per annum dependant on experience

£1100pa Shift Allowance

£2000 Golden Handshake

A bit about us

Bupa is one of the most well-known and respected healthcare businesses in the world, because what we do matters. From our contact centres to our care homes; health and dental centres to our state of the art hospitals across all four corners of the globe, every part of our operations are dedicated to our purpose of helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives. We pride ourselves on working with brilliant people who put our customers at the heart of everything they do.

About the area you’ll be working in

We’re an internationally recognised hospital located in the heart of Kensington, London. At the Cromwell Hospital we’re committed to providing the highest quality healthcare for our patients. We’re one of the preferred health care providers for leading consultants and for both international and local patients alike. We are continuously investing in standards and the technology to keep us at the forefront of clinical advancement.

What you'll be doing

In this role, you will be a part of the multi-disciplinary team delivering a high standard of holistic family centred care to children and their families. You’ll be providing the highest standard of nursing care through ongoing assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of safe and effective care. You’ll work in accordance with NMC(Nursing and Midwifery Council) guidelines and prioritise patients’ needs with compassion and care.

What’s a typical day?

A typical day will be to use your excellent time management skills to ensure patients’ needs are met and you will have effective communication within the Multi-Disciplinary Team. You’ll be engaging in and promoting multi-disciplinary teamwork alongside: Specialist Doctors, nurses, interpreters and therapists. You will also be prescribing treatment safely to achieve positive patient outcomes. You will be participating in Research/Evidence based practice groups to enhance and maintain the delivery of care and assist senior nursing staff in planning for emergencies, staff absences and ward re-allocation in cases of unexpected admissions.

Who we’re looking for?

•1st Level Nurse RN

•Post registration experience

•NMC Registered – Child

•Clinical knowledge and experience of nursing in the required area

•Ability to plan and prioritize care for patients

•Good time management

•Effective communication skills – written and verbal

•Ability to work well both in a team and on own initiative

•Ability to complete drug calculations


•Good interpersonal skills

•Demonstrates use of initiative

•Supportive and approachable


•Strong national clinical network and clinical engagement

•Within our Oncology department, all Clinical staff trained in the Gold standard framework

• – website for our clinicians that supports learning, promotes CPD and creates an online clinical community

•CPD calendar and webinars

•Bupa Lecture Series: clinical lectures with external speakers held at academic institutions

•BMJ and Open Athens journal access

•Clinical Leadership development programmes

•Florence Nightingale Foundation scholarships

•Bupa Global Nurse scholarship, inc £10,000 to spend on your own CPD

•NMC fees paid after 12 months service

•Practical support with the revalidation process

•Career opportunities to move into other roles or other parts of Bupa

•Bupa Health insurance

•21.5 days holiday each year (pro rata for part time employees), increasing after 5 years service

•Option to buy and sell 5 days holiday

•You’re paid for all Bank holidays

•Contributory pension scheme

•Annual bonus scheme

•Annual pay review

•Discounts on Bupa products

•Discounted gym membership

•Subsidised staff restaurant

•Free health assessment

•Free massage carried out by our in-house therapy team

•Free annual flu vaccine and eye test plus contribution to cost of glasses

•Dry cleaning discounts

•Access to health minds service and 24/7 anytime Health line

•Bupa rewards to High street Retailer discounts

•Bupa Boost app

•Childcare vouchers

•Cycle2work scheme

•Annual awards ceremony and long service awards

•Paid career breaks

What’s it like to work here?

As you’ll already know, we want people to ‘love working here’, so much so that’s it’s at the top of our agenda and something you’ll hear a lot about here at Bupa. We offer our people a great range of benefits, many of which are flexible and can be tailored to suit what’s most important to you. We’re a healthcare company so there’s a huge focus on our people’s health and wellbeing, supported by a healthy work-life balance and workplace

Ref: R1050106

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