Clinical Nurse Specialist-Breast Care

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £53000 per annum
Reference J342024
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Breast Care
London


At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of London's leading private hospitals with over 30 years of experience providing world class healthcare. This hospital is a large acute facility providing a range of complex services for patients, specialising in oncology, cardiology and neurosciences for adults and children. They have an available opportunity for a CNS in Breast Care to work in the oncology department. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The overall responsibility of a Clinical Nurse Specialist for Breast Care is to provide support, education and information to people with breast cancer, their family and those who care for them. You will aim to provide high standards of treatment in breast care nursing.

CLINICAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

As an experienced Breast Care Clinical Nurse Specialist you will demonstrate extensive knowledge of the principles of breast disease, predominately cancer. You will play a key role in enabling the clinical to meet targets and will be responsible for planning, developing and implementing new policies and procedures to improve the needs of the service. You will work closely with the multi-disciplinary teams to create and maintain a robust service whilst incorporating other centre services such as diagnostics, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Your day to day as a Breast Care Clinical Nurse Specialist will involve being managing direct patient care and being responsible for a clinical case load, ensuring the right standards of care are provided to patients at all times. Working alongside the patients in their clinical pathway you will offer Holistic Needs Assessments at relevant points and provide them with a detailed care plan. You will also contribute to in house education programmes and keep up to date in current innovations in Oncology care.

EDUCATIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Nursing Degree
NMC Registration

REQUIREMENTS:

To be eligible for the role, you will need to:

• Have at least 5 years post-graduation experience in oncology and extensive experience in breast care
• You will have experience of symptom management and a good understanding of the current issues in Oncology nursing
• A teaching and assessing module/mentorship would be desirable as well as a post grad certificate in cancer/breast related field.
• Be a caring and compassionate nurse with strong attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure.
• Have excellent communication skills and be a good team player.


REWARDS:

You will enjoy the following benefits:

• Annual leave entitlement
• Pension Scheme
• Childcare vouchers
• Critical illness cover
• Dental insurance
• Free Health assessment
• Life assurance
• Discounted Gym Membership
• Pension
• Personal accident insurance
• Private GP services
• Travel insurance
• Season ticket loan
• Plus many more….

DETAILS:
Location:London
Job-Type:Permanent
Salary:£45,000-£53,000

CONTACT:

Apply now for a call back to discuss the role in more detail


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.