Oncology Outpatient Nurse

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £33000 - £37500 per annum
Reference HQ89723
THE OPPORTUNITY:

Oncology Outpatient Nurse-London

THE BACKGROUND:

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of London's oldest Hospitals, located in the heart of London, specialising in Medical and Surgical care. They have an available opportunity for an Oncology Nurse with excellent experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let’s talk.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES:
The overall responsibility within this role is to work across the 22 bay outpatient treatment centre where they care for patients with oncology and haematological conditions.

YOUR CLINICAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reporting into the ward manager you will be responsible for planning and delivering appropriate care to patients using the Roper Logan and Tierney model. Part of your role will involve adopting a holistic and pro-active approach to patients with oncological/haematology care needs. You will work to ensure that drug administration and control is in accordance with legislative requirements and hospital regulations. Part of your role will involve administering chemotherapy to patients and you will also participate in the triage bleep holder system. You will comply and promote infection control standards and co-ordinate with other team members to ensure patients to be readmitted are rescheduled and booked according to procedure. You will act as a role model to junior members of staff participating in their training when required. Maintaining a safe environment for patients under your care will be part of your daily responsibilities along with any other ad hoc duties required by senior members of staff.

YOUR EDUCATIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Nursing Degree
NMC Registration
Qualification in Chemotherapy Administration from a recognised University

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

  • Have experience of working in clinical oncology/haematology
  • Have completed a chemotherapy course from a recognised university and have a good knowledge of cytotoxic drugs along with a good knowledge of oncology conditions, emergencies and end of life care.
  • Be required to be a good team leader to junior members of staff and the ability to take control of shift when required.
  • 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

THE REWARDS:

You will enjoy the following benefits:
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • GP services
  • Life Assurance
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Eye Test
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Gym Membership
  • Continued professional development

THE DETAILS:
Location: London
Job-Type: Permanent
Salary: £33,000-£37,500

Working hours are Monday to Friday

If you are successful in securing this role you will also receive a starting bonus of £2,000

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer

THE CONTACT:

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



TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.