Bank Oncology Nurse

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority
Additional Job Description

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as an Bank Oncology Nurse in our Brighton Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation. 

Oncology Nurse
We have an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled, motivated, confident and committed Chemotherapy/Oncology Nurse to join our Oncology team. We are looking for a dynamic experienced individual who is productive and patient focused, and is as focused as we are to strive to treat our patients with the best possible care.

About the Role
Our Oncology Macmillan sponsored unit has x4 private en-suite rooms and x5 treatment chairs and treats a variety of cancers including breast, pancreatic, colorectal, urology/ prostate and lung.  The individual will need excellent communication skills to network and interact with staff and colleagues at all levels. You will work within a team of skilled chemotherapy nurses as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team and provide continuity of support to patients throughout the cancer pathway.  This role will include working with  multiple oncology consultants as well as offering specialist support to patients when cancer diagnosis is given, as well as clinical and emotional support to patients. You should have a minimum of three year’s oncology experience, with a recognised cancer qualification.  The individual will also be experience in the administration of Chemotherapy and have a recognised qualification or evidence of in-house training (UKONS passport) and be competent in the accessing and care of CVAD’s.
There will be plenty of opportunities for staff to develop their knowledge and skills with support for on-going professional development to advance your clinical skills and knowledge.

About Brighton Hospital
Working with leading consultants, we prevent, diagnose and treat many medical conditions and offer a wide range of complex surgery and services. Our facilities include out patients, surgical wards, x3 theatres/ endoscopy unit, digital mammography/CT/MRI scanner, and an oncology unit.  We’ve been awarded the Macmillan Quality Environment Mark for cancer care. The working atmosphere is highly professional and stimulating, friendly and collaborative.

About Nuffield Health
Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest and most pioneering healthcare charity, integrating gyms, clinical services and support together to create an integrated health and wellbeing offering for our patients and customers at over 200 locations. We put patients, customers and colleagues at the heart of everything we do. As a not-for-profit organisation, we reinvest every penny we make into helping the people of Britain to lead healthier, happier lives. In today’s healthcare market, we are in an enviably strong position.

The Benefits 
We want you to be the best you can be. We promise that we will support you with training opportunities, career development options and our unique health & wellbeing focused benefits package. This includes free membership across all of our Fitness & Wellbeing clubs, along with free private healthcare. Not only this but we also offer a range of lifestyle and financial wellbeing benefits. 
Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation. 

Salary – £20.00 per hour
Location -  Brighton
Hours -  Bank Contract

Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post. 

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