The Endoscopy Unit at The Princess Royal Hospital Telford are looking to recruit a Band 5 full-time staff nurse/ operating Department practitioner to join their team to cover maternity leave until 01/01 /2021.
Pateint care, experience, and staff well- being are at the forefront of our philosophy. This has been recently demonstrated with us gaining our JAG accreditation and values in Practice award for safety.
The unit currently provides a service for both out-patients and in - patients including the following procedures: Endoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, Colonoscopy, Bronchoscopy, Cystoscopy, PEG insertions, ERCP and EUS.
Key duties would include ;
The pre-assessment of patients from clinic that require an endoscopic procedure; providing skilled and considerate care during the patients admission; taking into account the patient's specific needs during the procedure; recovery and discharge; preparing the equipment and the environment to enable the procedures to be carried out to a high standard safely.
The Endoscopy unit is currently open 08:00 -22:00 Monday to Saturday, including bank holidays. We provide a comprehensive on-call service for the out of hours work, and the successful applicant will be required to participate in this once fully trained.
Candidates should have a professional nursing /ODP qualification, drive and enthusiasm, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and in return, we will be able to offer you support towards your professional development.
Further details / informal visits contact
Tracey McCarthy Endoscopy Manager, email@example.com, 01952 641222 Ext 5711