Critical Care ITU Nurse *Top Rates*

Location Blackpool
Job-type Temporary
Salary £30 - £40 per hour, Benefits: Enhanced weekend rates
Reference BLK/LPB
  • THE OPPORTUNITY:
    Critical Care ITU Nurse  

    THE BACKGROUND:
    At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with a leading Lancashire NHS Trust. They have an available opportunity for a Registered Nurse who specialises in ITU and Critical Care patients. We are looking for those with excellent experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let’s talk.

    THE ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • The main role of an ITU Nurse is to be responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care under indirect supervision from senior staff.
  • Carry out a full range of registered nurse duties, including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the patient’s condition and care with support from the nurse in charge. 
  • Maintains a safe environment when caring for patients, including those patients requiring frequent levels of monitoring.
  • Maintain the privacy and dignity of all patients whilst adhering to Trust and department policies, reporting any difficulties with these duties to senior staff. 
  • Monitors all patient care and treatment, maintaining high standards and quality at all times.
    Is able to prioritise nursing care, recognise deterioration in a patient’s condition and alert senior staff immediately.
  • Maintains accurate and legible written records of care.
  • Uses effective communication, written and verbal with all levels of staff including the multidisciplinary team, patients and relatives.
  • Promotes by example, a high standard of good quality nursing care in the department.

    EDUCATION:
  • Nursing certificate and registration with the NMC with a valid UK PIN number

    THE REQUIREMENTS:
    To be eligible for this role, you will need to:
  • Be a registered nurse with 1 or more years’ experience in ITU 
  • Ability to work with those in Critical Care 
  • Ability to cover shifts of either earlies or late’s or long days 
  • Registered with the NMC with a valid UK PIN number 
  • Ideally have worked in an acute environment.
  • Have excellent communication skills and work well in a team

    THE REWARDS:
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Flexible hours to suit your needs
  • Free Mandatory Training and additional online Training
  • Fast Track Registration and Compliance Process
  • Immediate start on completion of registration

    THE DETAILS:
  • Location: Blackpool
  • Job-Type: Locum
  •             THE CONTACT
                Lorna Palmer-Binns 07496 879 617

    INDLON


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.