Oncology Healthcare Centre Nurse

Location
Scunthorpe
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Aug 2018
Closes
05 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

LloydsPharmacy Clinical Homecare has an exciting opportunity for a Level 1 Registered Nurse to join our growing healthcare Centre team based in Scunthorpe to deliver high quality clinical care to patients. You will provide 1-2-1 care to our oncology patients, administering a range of anticancer drugs and supportive treatments.  The role will also include other activities such as toxicity assessments, venepuncture, cannulation, line care, pump disconnections and scalp cooling.  Therefore cannulation and venepuncture competency and experience of administering intravenous anti-cancer therapy is essential. 

This is an ideal opportunity for a nurse who wishes to promote a progressive attitude to the continuous improvement of standards of care through research and evidence based practice. This healthcare Centre based role will require a strong and dynamic individual who is passionate about providing support to patients. Working Monday-Friday 09.00-17.30 

Salary and Benefits:

"    Competitive basic salary
"    Heavily subsidised private medical insurance (After 6 month probation)
"    Company pension plan
"    Generous life insurance cover 
"    33 days annual leave (includes statutory holidays, pro rata)
"    Paid over time
"    Support with revalidation 
"    NMC fee refunded (after 12 months, pro rata)

You will have:
"    Registered Nurse (Level 1) 
"    Valid nursing NMC registration
"    2 years Oncology nursing experience 
"    Post Registration qualification in administering cytotoxic chemotherapy (equivalent to ENB 237 or N59) or prepared to work towards
"    Evidence of on-going professional development   
"    Good organisational skills and prioritisation
"    Ability to work independently and also as part of a team   

We're one of the most experienced providers of clinical homecare in the UK, and we've been supporting patients in this way since 1975.
We provide care to more than 67,000 patients in their own home, place of work, or in the community - ranging from straightforward delivery of medication, to specialist nursing for complex conditions. We work in partnership with the NHS, pharmaceutical companies, private medical insurers and consultants.

We're passionate about what we do and the difference we make to our patients' lives. It's this dedication that ensures we constantly deliver outstanding levels of care to our patients.

We used to be called Bupa Home Healthcare and in July 2016 we were acquired by the Celesio UK group of companies, a leading provider of healthcare services, including LloydsPharmacy