Senior Staff Nurse - Orthopaedics - Perm

Posted 19 April 2022
Salary£38000 - £43000 per annum
LocationLondon
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRegistered general nurseNursing Jobs
Reference37247
Contact NameMAXXIMA PERMANENT

Job description

Maxxima’s permanent team are recruiting for a Senior Staff Nurse specialising in Orthopaedics based in London. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading multidisciplinary private hospital that provide a vibrant, exciting and professional environment where the advance equipment and technology is second to none.

Working as a Senior Staff Nurse within Orthopaedic department, you will assess, plan, deliver and implement a high standard of nursing care, responding to individual needs whilst providing management and leadership to all staff in the absence of the Sister, acting as a point of contact for patients following discharge.

Location: London
Employment Type: Permanent, Full-time (37.5 Hours)
Hours: Monday – Sunday based on internal rotation, you will need to be flexible to work days, nights and weekends

What’s in it for you?
  • £38,000 - £43,000 with 9% shift enhancement per year, plus benefits such as Private healthcare, Contributory pension, health and a vast range of rewards you would associate with a leading private healthcare organisation
On a typical day you will:
  • Demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions
  • Prioritise workloads and directing staff accordingly
  • Make efficient use of available resources
  • Regularly deputise for Sister, providing management and leadership in her absence
  • Promote team working
  • Assess, plan and deliver care, based on individual patient and family needs
  • Evaluate care of the team and ensure standards are met
  • Respect and ensure patient privacy and confidentiality
  • Support and act as role model for junior staff, promoting a learning environment
  • Ensure equipment is in good working order
  • Maintain accurate records of patient care
What will you need to succeed in this role?
  • NMC Registered
  • Experience/Qualification in speciality in Orthopaedics
  • Phlebotomy training desirable
  • Knowledge of relevant NMC/national guidelines, policies and procedures (Code of conduct) 
  • Basic life support
Unlock your potential:
If you are looking for a new exciting challenge leading in Orthopaedics nursing - please apply today!

Why work with Maxxima?

The minute you register with Maxxima we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk you'll realise we know your speciality inside out.

Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the best placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found anywhere else.

With our team’s expert knowledge in healthcare we will help you through the interview stage with tips and advice and secure you your dream role.

We always act in your best interests, talking with you and listening to you. You're an individual. A professional; not a resource.

Reasonable adjustments

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement