Treatment within Women’s Health is one of the most rapidly advancing technological areas of medicine. In keeping with this much of the treatment offered utilises minimally invasive techniques which can often result in a shorter inpatient stay and recovery period. We are now expanding our Women’s Surgical Services with a state of the art 12 bedded inpatient Surgical, HDU ward and Critical Care unit to enable us to provide complex surgical services to female surgical patients.
The Surgical Sister will act as an expert practitioner and role model, assisting colleagues to develop advanced knowledge and skills in order to benefit the treatment and care of patients in both a High Dependency and ward setting within the Hospital.
To deliver planned nursing care in agreement with the patient or the main carer as appropriate, demonstrate effective evaluation of nursing interventions and initiate newly planned care accordingly, ensuring patient advocacy is maintained at all times.
Salary between £39,174 and £45,419 (Dependent on experience) plus 9% Enhancements and HCA Benefits
Working hours 37.5 per week (rota to include nights, weekends and public holidays)
Closing date: 15/04/2018
Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received
Duties & Responsibilities
Skills & Experience
About The Individual
You will act as mentor and resource to all staff, assisting in their development and contributing towards sharing good practice within the clinical setting. You will work closely with the senior team members in the development of new clinical policies and the educational delivery of these as appropriate.