Senior Staff Nurse - Nuclear Medicine (Imaging)

Recruiter
The London Clinic
Location
London
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
20 Apr 2021
Closes
23 Apr 2021
Ref
J223-A-21-1652
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
We have an exciting opportunity for a Nuclear Medicine and Theranostics Nurse - Band 6, to join our Imaging Department based at The London Clinic's main hospital in Central London, W1G 6BW, with a salary range on offer of £42,285 - £48,053.

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK's largest private hospitals, with state-of-the-art facilities located around Harley Street. We have approx. 1300 employees across 8 sites, where we cover a broad range of specialisms, including complex medical and surgical procedures and a comprehensive range of cancer and outpatient services.

Job Profile

The Nuclear Medicine and Theranostics Nurse will assist in the provision of the Nuclear Medicine Imaging and Theranostics Service to the highest standard. They will work closely with the Nuclear Medicine team, the Medical Physics department, and the ARSAC licence holders and will be supporting the Clinical Specialist and the Superintendent within the running of the service.
  • Job Type: This is a full-time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week.
  • Shifts: We operate a mixed shift pattern - Earlies / Lates (typically 5 x 7.5 hour shifts between the hours of 8am - 6pm), Monday to Friday.
  • Benefits package:Contributory pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%). Private Medical Healthcare. 33 day's annual leave (Inclusive of bank holidays). Season ticket travel loan, family friendly benefits, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers/services, plus much more. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.


Key Duties
  • Assisting in the technologists in the organisation, booking and delivery of the therapy procedures, being a key point of contact for all the radionuclide therapy patients as the identified nurse. This includes being instrumental in assessing, planning and evaluating their care.
  • Assisting the technologists in the running of the nuclear medicine department.
  • Documenting appropriate patient results: blood tests, prior scans, MDT's and collating into one place for future reference for subsequent therapies.
  • Be able to communicate effectively with patients and within the multidisciplinary teams.
  • To establish effective interdepartmental cooperation to achieve optimum levels of patient care and to encourage good working relations within the multidisciplinary teams.


Skills &Experience
  • Registered nurse- NMC Registration
  • Minimum of two years' experience working within an acute setting, recognising acute changes in a patient's condition and instigate the appropriate action.
  • Some knowledge and experience in Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT.
  • Some experience in working in Oncology or Interventional Radiology.


We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

The London Clinic's main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres, including a Hybrid theatre and two minimally invasive and day surgery theatres. Speciality areas include, General surgery; ENT; Gynae; Hepatobiliary; Neuro; Ophthalmic; Orthopaedic; Plastics; Robotic; Urology; Vascular & Bariatric surgery.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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