Senior Staff Nurse – Critical Care

Senior Staff Nurse – Critical Care

Cromwell Hospital, Kensington London

Permanent, Fulltime 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £40,223- £46,927 per annum

£1,100 Shift Allowance

£2,500 Golden Handshake

£5,000 towards Relocation Costs

Our brand new, state-of-the-art 10 single bedded intensive care unit is now up and running! We are all immensely proud of this new beginning as we are now able to provide more quality care to our critically ill patients. In shaping this unique expansion, we are continuously searching for exceptional Senior Staff Nurses who will set an exemplary nursing care to our team and patients.

A bit about us

Bupa Cromwell Hospital is an internationally recognised hospital located in the heart of Kensington, 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.

Adult Intensive Care Unit

Our AICU treats a wide range of patients with different needs. Work ranges from elective surgical cases, to welcoming international Level 3 and Level 2 patients that require a high level of medical and nursing support. Various specialisms also involve Cardiothoracic surgery, Lung surgery, Renal Transplant, Liver Robotics, Orthopaedics, Neuro and Maxillofacial. The unit aims to deliver safe, high quality care whilst providing a supported environment to the nursing team. Apart from the specialist and educational nurses around the hospital, the unit also prides itself in its MDT which include Doctors, Pharmacist, Dietician, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapist, Infection Control & Tissue Viability. We also provide a 24/7 Outreach service in which you may potentially develop to.

What you’ll be doing:

In conjunction with the multi-disciplinary team, you will be responsible for the assessment, the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care for critically ill adults. You will also ensure that appropriate arrangements are in place for patients being discharged to hospital wards or referred hospitals. You will act as an effective role model and effective mentor supervising junior staff and unqualified staff in all aspects of care. Participate in the audits, projects, local teaching programmes and development planning. You will also be involved in the dissemination of new information regarding new or updated clinical practices / guidelines / policies to all nursing staff

Who are we looking for?

  • Adult General Nurse with an active NMC pin
  • Completed Mentorship course (or equivalent)
  • Completed ICU course
  • Significant experience / exposure of working as a Critical Care Senior Staff Nurse
  • Currently in a substantive post
  • Ideally, past involvements in audits and projects
  • Experience of supporting junior team members
  • Excellent team player with great written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to develop both professionally and personally

Benefits, include but not limited to:

  • £2,500 Golden Handshake / Up to £5,000 Relocation Costs (terms & conditions apply)
  • Annual Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Medical treatment discount for employees and immediate family
  • Bupa Staff Health Trust
  • Bupa Staff Dental Plan
  • Payment for Professional Registration Fees after 12 months service
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Equivalent to 25 days holiday each year (increasing after 5 years’ service)
  • Option to buy and sell 5 days holiday days annual leave
  • Opportunity to request for an extended period leave
  • Generous ‘Refer a Friend’ Scheme
  • Strong national clinical network and clinical engagement
  • Internal and external training opportunities

Job Information

Job Reference: R1055958_1596711470
Salary: Bonus Scheme
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Salary To: £
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: South West London, London
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Critical Care Nursing, ITU Nursing and ICU Nursing
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