Spire Murrayfield - located in Edinburgh is looking for an experienced Chemotherapy Nurse to join our team. This part time role is based within Spire Murrayfield Hospital within a supportive and knowledgeable team, working across a complex and changing caseload of cancer patients.
Murrayfield hospital was established as a purpose built hospital in 1984, conveniently located in the west of Edinburgh. In 2015 our consulting rooms had a £1 million refurbishment. In 2010 we opened Shawfair Park Hospital, a day case facility, based in south east Edinburgh. Each of our hospitals practice some of the most advanced treatments supported by the latest generation imaging and diagnostic technology. This means we offer everything from screening and rehabilitation through to leading edge surgical procedures and cancer care.
Caring for our patients is at the heart of what we do. We provide expert medical care in a modern, well-equipped environment for all of our patients
Duties and Responsibilities
•Patient assessment using UKONS assessment tool
•Cannulation and the use of CVAD's in delivery of chemotherapy
•Patient/relative/carer support, education and delivery of information throughout the patient journey
•Liaising or referral to external organisations/services to ensure support is given throughout the whole patient journey
•Working alongside Oncologists and Clinical Nurse Specialists to ensure high standard of patient care is delivered
Who we're looking for
• NMC registered Nurse
• Administration of SACT qualification
• CVAD qualification
• Cancer Nursing Qualification
• Good team player
We offer employees a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
- 35 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
- Employer and employee contributory pension with flexible retirement options
- 'Spire for you' reward platform - discount and cashback for over 1000 retailers
- Free Bupa wellness screening
- Private medical insurance
- Life assurance
- Save an average of £50 per month with our free onsite car park
We commit to our employees well-being through work life balance, on-going development, support and reward.
Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group that has been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for over 40 years. We have 39 hospitals and 8 clinics across England, Wales and Scotland.
For further information about this role or for an informal conversation about the range of career options available with Spire please contact Jillian Fraser on [... Click Apply...] For us, it's more than just treating patients; it's about looking after people.