Team Leader Staff Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner (Interventional Radiology Specialist)

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
27 Mar 2020
25 Apr 2020

Job Description

Band 6 Full Time

Team Leader (Interventional Radiology) – Band 6

Department: Radiology Department

Salary: £36,481 - £44,044 per annum (inc HCA)

Hours: 37.5

Are you interested in becoming a team leader within the Interventional Radiology Department at Kings College Hospital? We are offering a fantastic career opportunity in an exciting, forward thinking environment!

Located in a busy area of London, Kings College Hospital Foundation Trust has one of the largest Imaging departments in the UK providing a wide range of clinical support services to all other Directorates. There is an emphasis on obtaining cutting edge equipment and the introduction of new clinical techniques giving Imaging at Kings a reputation of being at the forefront of innovative radiological interventions.

The nursing team is looking for an experienced, highly motivated and enthusiastic senior nurse to join the department. The applicant must be a registered nurse or ODP with significant experience as a nurse/ODP in any of the following clinical areas including interventional radiology, cardiac cathlab, theatre scrub and recovery nurse. The ideal candidate must demonstrate commitment to their own personal development and show a keen interest in the future development of the nursing /ODP profession within interventional radiology. The department will offer to expand your clinical expertise in following areas which include scrubbing and circulating role for patients undergoing vascular angio procedure, renal and liver interventional procedures including TACE treatment and CT guided RFA (Radio Frequency Ablation). This will also include recovering patients undergoing the above procedure under GA or sedation, and nursing support within other imaging areas including ultrasound and general xray. The radiology nursing team also has a very well established nurse led preassessment service for our day case patients which part of the senior nurse role. The department offers an out of hours on-call service which all nurses/ODP are required to be part of, additionally you will be expected to take on the role of shift coordinator on a day to day basis which is a key element of the senior nurse role and therefore the applicant must be in possession of good clinical leadership skills and is able to act as a role model who will provide direction and support to junior staff. Kings College Hospital has got an established close link with London Health Education Institutes including Kings College London and South Bank University which offer various options for post registration study.

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