Endoscopy Nurse

Location Manchester
Job-type Permanent
Salary £28000 - £33000 per annum
Reference J342461
Endoscopy Nurse
Manchester

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the UK's leading private hospitals groups who specialise in a range of medical and surgical interventions. They offer treatment across a whole range of specialties including General Surgery, ENT, Orthopaedics and Urology. They have an available opportunity for an Endoscopy Nurse to join the team in one of their hospital's based in Manchester. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The overall responsibility within this role is to assist physicians performing endoscopies. The duties of the endoscopy nurse include preparing sedation, monitoring the patient during the procedure, and providing after-care and instructions.

CLINICAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Reporting into the Endoscopy Manager as an Endoscopy nurse you will work to provide quality patient care across the whole endoscopy pathway. You will work to ensure safe and efficient decontamination of flexible endoscopes and ensure quality planned care for patients undergoing endoscopy procedures within own scope of practice, while participating in the improvement in essential quality requirements and best practice standards across the department. Part of your role as an Endoscopy nurse will be to continuously enhance your own skills and knowledge, keeping up to date with current practices. You will communicate effectively with other departments within the hospital about a patient when required. Your day to day as an Endoscopy nurse will involve the coordinating of supplies and equipment during and endoscopy list and in the immediate post op phase, ensuring all equipment in handled in a safe and appropriate manner. You will be familiar with using Safer Endoscopy Checklist, Pre procedure Assessment, and Recovery discharge criteria. You will work to assist the Consultant Endoscopist during any procedures while providing continuous monitoring of the patient at all times.

REQUIREMENTS:

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

• Have a valid NMC registration
• 2 Year experience of working as an Endoscopy Nurse
• 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:

• 35 days annual leave inclusive of bank holiday
• Pension
• Free onsite car park
• Healthcare
• GP services
• Life Assurance
• Season Ticket Loan
• Eye Test
• Childcare Vouchers
• Gym Membership
• Continued professional development

DETAILS:

Location:Manchester
Job-Type:Permanent
Salary:£28,000 - £33,000

CONTACT:

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



TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.