Registered Nurse- Interventional Radiology Labs

Bristol, City of Bristol, England
BS1 6AY
Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
Posted
24 Mar 2020
Closes
23 Apr 2020

Job Description

Staff Nurses are required to join our committed nursing team on Gate 19 Interventional Radiology. This is a busy department incorporating 4 Interventional Radiology labs. This area manages a wide variety of procedures which includes outpatient, inpatient and emergency cases. We are part of the major trauma and vascular service for the South West. In 2018 we will be developing further the provision of the Stroke Service. The techniques and treatment used are continually evolving to ensure we are at forefront of patient treatment and care. There is an opportunity to assist with cases such as vascular; neuro radiology; gastrology: musculoskeletal and urology. You will be trained in scrub procedures, assisting (circulating) and caring for patients in the Interventional Radiology Labs. The work is very variable, challenging and exciting.

WHY APPLY?
  • Be a part of our dynamic Interventional Radiology Team.
  • A great opportunity to learn new skills and to be involved with developing new services.
  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team alongside Neuro Radiologists, Interventional Radiologists and Radiographers.
  • We offer Trust based and in house teaching with opportunities to attend external study days.
  • Career development - the option for bespoke rotation packages across Interventional radiology, and a well-structured and supported preceptorship programme to help you further develop.
  • Induction and orientation programme and a supernumerary period.

THE ROLE – Key duties will include:
  • Bristol is consistently voted the best place to live in the UK, with vibrant local music, arts and gastronomic scenes, a wide range of modern and state of the art shopping, recreation and leisure facilities, a wealth of great local family days out, fantastic transport links for local, national and internal holidays, and a rich history.
  • Working with patients who will be undergoing a wide variety of Interventional procedures.
  • Being responsible for coordinating and providing complete care to patients and working as a part of the team as well as independently.
  • Working closely with members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • To be actively involved in their own development and supporting junior members of the team in their development
  • To strictly adhere to Local and Trust wide Infection Control policy and procedures.
  • Participate in assisting the Radiologists as the Scrub Nurse for a wide variety of procedures.
  • Circulating within the Lab assisting the Radiologist/Scrub Nurse by providing the appropriate equipment. Monitoring and communicating with the patient throughout.
  • Participate in on call duties.

YOU: The successful Staff Nurse will be:
  • A Registered Nurse with active NMC registration
  • Flexible and adaptable to the changing workload.
  • Team player
  • Experience in an Acute Hospital setting which is essential
  • Hardworking with the drive to go the extra mile
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with patients and multi-disciplinary team



If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.

If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel Apply.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant(s) will normally commence at the minimum of the scale unless they have previous NHS service at the same band. Progression through the scale is by annual increments.

Staff identify as 'At Risk' and who meet the essential shortlisting criteria of the post will be prioritised. Priority will be given to North Bristol NHS Trust employees in the first instance.

Please note that North Bristol NHS Trust has an arrangement with a number of organisations (please find a list below) whereby we confidentially share previous pre-employment information relating to your existing job in order to support an efficient recruitment process for candidates when offered a new position with us.

(University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, North Bristol NHS Trust, Western Area Health Trust, Bristol Community Health, Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership, North Somerset Community Partnership, NHS South Central and West Commissioning Support Unit and Bristol City Council)

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