Staff Nurse-Haematology & Transplant Unit

Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
M15 4HA
£ 28340.0 - 32568.0 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
8 Sep 2020
8 Oct 2020

Job Description

Staff Nurse Haematology & Transplant Unit

Hours: 37.5 hrs pw

Salary:£28,340-£32,568.11 inclusive of enhancements plus benefits

The Christie Private Care (Part of HCA Healthcare UK) is currently recruiting for a Staff Nurse working within the Haematology and Transplant Unit.

As a Staff Nurse working within the Haematology and Transport Unit, you will be responsible for working in a supporting experienced nursing team to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of specialist care to ensure that patients are cared for in a safe, caring and comfortable environment. This will include meeting their medical, physical and emotional needs by effectively communicating with the patient and their families.

We understand that cancer care is a challenging field and our friendly team work closely together to adopt a supportive culture. We will work with you to ensure that you have the knowledge and skill to deliver exceptional care in a supportive environment that values your wellbeing

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week working on rotation long days, nights and weekends

The attractive and competitive salary for this role is between £26,000-£29,879 (dependent on skills and experience) plus 9% shift enhancement & company benefits

Reward & recognition – We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities

Participate in individual care needs of patients and develop appropriate care plans to implement and evaluate

Monitor patient care and interventions appropriately

Recognise deterioration in patients’ condition at an early stage, (including neutropenic patients) Refer to the senior nurse and medical team appropriately

Initiate appropriate actions to isolate patients when required

Liaise with multi-disciplinary team (MDT)

Maintain ward area in stocked items, equipment and waste to maintain a clean and safe environment

Skills & Experience

NMC Registered nurse, with post qualification

NHS or Private experience

Pro-active team player wishing to pursue and develop a career in Oncology/Chemotherapy and Haematology

Passionate about patient care, respectful, responsible and committed

Haematology experience is desirable.

About your place of work

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.

HCA Healthcare UK has developed a dedicated private centre in partnership with The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester. The Christie Private Care treats private patients with a full range of diagnostic, inpatient, surgical, day care and outpatient treatment all on one site.

Both Christie Private Care and The Christie NHS trust have been inspected by CQC in 2018 and both parties achieved a rating of outstanding

The haematology unit enables nurses to deliver high standards of holistic care to their patients and deal with patients who have a variety of haematological malignancies. This includes the delivery of systemic anti-cancer treatments for acute leukaemia, high grade lymphomas and multiple myeloma and managing side effects of these treatments.

Our unit is JACIE accredited jointly with the Christie Trust haematology transplant programme and we are excited that we have the opportunity to deliver innovative CAR T cell treatments in the near future. Due to the fact that the haematology unit is a specialised unit we have a clinical practice facilitator who ensures that staff are trained clinically in order to deliver care safely and with competence.

Patient care is consultant led but we have a team of Resident Medical Officers based on the unit 24/7 and we are also supported by a critical care outreach team who support deteriorating patients.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.

Ref: 0017501

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