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Registered Nurse - Endoscopy vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC08945
Job location:
Devizes NHS Treatment Centre
Devizes
Wiltshire
SN10 3UF
Job contract type:
Permanent
Job schedule type:
Part Time
Job closing date:
Friday, December 29, 2017 - 23:59

Job Summary

We have a new opportunity for endoscopy nurses to join our dedicated and professional multidisciplinary team our Devizes NHS Treatment Centre.

At Devizes, we only treat NHS patients and we’re focused on providing the best possible, personalised care to the people of Devizes and the surrounding area. We believe in treating you as quickly as possible – helping you to get better, faster.

We offer day treatments across the following areas:

dental surgery, ear, nose and throat procedures, endoscopy, general surgery, gynaecology, joint replacements (outpatient assessment only), minor orthopaedic surgery, ophthalmology, and urology. In addition we provide diagnostic services, using the latest MRI, ultrasound and CT scan technology, arranged with local providers.

Responsible To

Clinical Services Lead

Key Responsibilities

As an endoscopy nurse at Devizes, you will be expected to provide a high quality, cost effective service within the department; maintaining the highest standard of care and safety for patients, visitors and staff. You will be competent in all aspects of clinical practice/ endoscopy techniques and procedures.

Key duties will include:

• Providing skilled and considerate nursing care to patients in the endoscopy department
• Preparing the endoscopy room and equipment and providing specialist assistance to the endoscopist as required
• Being responsible for maintaining accurate, timely and complete records

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:

• Substantial experience in endoscopy with relevant clinical experience, or an interest in developing skills and experience in endoscopy
• Experience in day care/ short stay nursing

Qualifications

• NMC Registered Nurse Level 1
• Intermediate life support skills

Additional Information

For more information about the centre, please visit http://www.devizestreatmentcentre.nhs.uk/

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

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