Spinal Clinical Nurse Specialist

An outstanding new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Spinal Clinical Nurse Specialist to work in an exceptional independent private hospital next to Central London.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers



This is one of the UK's largest independent charitable hospitals.

Our commitment to our patients is in the quality of our care, the range of our services and the quality of our consultants and staff





*

*To be considered for this position you must be qualified as a Registered Nurse with a current active NMC Pin

*

*



As the Spinal Clinical Nurse Specialist your key responsibilities include:



  • Work as an advanced practitioner, effectively delivering an expert nursing service within the specialist area

  • Work closely with the Lead Spinal Consultant and his team to ensure that there effective coordination of the patient surgical pathway from pre-assessment to surgery, post operative information and support and access to advice and support following discharge

  • Establish clear lines of communication within the specialty team to ensure cohesive multidisciplinary management of patients

  • Link with healthcare teams both internal and external to the Hospital in order to increase knowledge and facilitate the care of this patient group

  • Manage a patient caseload, ensuring continuity of a high standard of evidence based nursing from pre assessment through to post operative management and discharge

  • Play an integral role in the operational/strategic development of both in/out patient services for spinal patients

  • Provide expert advice and leadership to all members of the MDT on the provision of care for this patient group



The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:



  • Significant experience in a senior nursing role within a spinal and orthopaedic surgery

  • Clear and thorough knowledge of the clinical care required for patients within ward areas

  • Experience of working in a ward environment

  • Track record of achievements in clinical care

  • Experience of working within Multidisciplinary teams and successfully facilitating change

  • Experience of managing the complaint process



The successful Spinal Clinical Nurse Specialist will receive an excellent salary of £52,175 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:



  • Ongoing development and training

  • 27 days annual leave

  • Generous private healthcare cover

  • Contributory pension schemes - including continuation of the NHS pension

  • Competitive pay with progressive band structuring

  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year

  • Ongoing training and development programmes

  • Discounts at local, national and online shops

  • Interest-free season ticket loans

  • Cycle to work loan scheme

  • Employee "Service Excellence" recognition rewards



Reference ID: 5961


To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV




Share Job