An exciting opportunity has arisen for an aspiring Registered Nurse.
We are seeking a passionate, enthusiastic, registered nurse to join and help lead our team on Ward 27 as a Band 6 Ward Sister/ Charge Nurse.
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, drive and enthusiasm and be dedicated to ensuring that good quality care is delivered to all our patients.
Main duties of the job
To function as an competent clinical practitioner within their designated clinical area. To deliver direct patient care whilst, co-ordinating and overseeing nursing/theatre practice.
To be responsible for ensuring the delivery of clinical activities during their span of duty.
To ensure that there is efficient and effective utilisation of resources to deliver optimum quality care to their client group.
To deputise for the ward/ department manager in his / her absence, driving forward evidence based practice and taking responsibility for the supervision of staff and the policies and practices that operate within their clinical area.
To work flexibly to meet the needs of the service.
To participate in the on-call rota if post within theatres
Working for our organisation
Ward 27 is a 39 bedded general medial ward. We work closely with all wards, departments and clinical site teams in order to ensure high standards of care. You will be working closely with the Ward Manager, Matron and current band 6 team helping to shape the future of our ward. You will have a keen interest in developing staff and a desire to improve services to ensure our patient experience is consistently of a high standard.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For full duties and responsibilities please refer to the attached document entitled Job Description.
EVIDENCE OF CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
evidence of regularly leading a team
Evidence of successfully co-ordinating, managing and leading the team on a day to day basis
Experience in undertaking preceptor/mentor role.
Involvement in Nursing audit and Research.