Nurse Job Description

Role: Nurse
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

To deliver a professional service and contribute to the health, safety and wellbeing of employees and work as part of a multi-functional team on both internal and external levels.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the assessment of patient care under indirect supervision from the Senior Staff Nurse/Charge Nurse
  • Observing and interpreting patient’s symptoms and communicating them to physicians
  • Able to facilitate patient flow, communication & problem solving
  • Responsible for individualised patient care, working closely with all Caregivers
  • Responsible for appropriate internal and external referrals to other services
  • Assist in projects to enhance the primary care service
  • Participate in the mentorship and induction of new Caregivers

Person specification:

  • BA qualified Nurse
  • NMC qualified with experience working in acute care
  • Good communication (verbal & written)
  • Practice nurse qualification would be advantageous but not essential
  • In-depth knowledge of health and safety guidelines and procedures (sanitation, decontamination etc.) and willingness to follow them at all times
  • Excellent knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Basic counselling/interpersonal skills
  • Report writing skills
  • Presentation skills

Salary: TBD