Hogarth ward is a 14 bedded unit, 10 adult beds with 4 Teenage and Young Adult beds (18-24 years old). Hogarth also has a Teenage day case unit that also runs within the ward area.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Band 5 staff nurse with a minimum of 6 months qualification, to join a diverse and motivated team that is dedicated to the development of specialist clinical skills and the delivery of high quality safe care. The largest proportion of patients that are admitted to the ward are patients with cancer who have become unwell during their treatment. We pride ourselves on our Neutropenic Sepsis care and Acute Care Skills
We have a management team that is both innovative and proactive in ensuring that high quality care is delivered to our patients. We are keen to encourage developments in line with Trust policy and working in new ways. We recognise responsibility to ensure that staff are developed and stimulated within their environment in order to achieve vision and deliver care that reflects the values and behaviours of the Trust. We offer excellent opportunities for career progression, training and development.
We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic, confident, self motivated and possess good communication skills, enjoys a challenge and can work as part of a team.
You will receive a comprehensive induction programme that is supported by our nurse educator who is allocated within the cancer specialty.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Lisa Hayes
- Job title
- Ward Sister
- Email address
- Telephone number
- ext 71507
- Additional information
Oncology Clinical Educator