The Endoscopy Unit at The Princess Royal Hospital Telford are looking to recruit a Band 5 part time Staff Nurse / Operating Department Practitioners to join their team working 28 hours
Patient care, experience and staff well- being are at the forefront of our philosophy. This has been recently demonstrated with us gaining our JAG accreditation and a values in Practice award for safety.
The unit currently provides a service for both out-patients and in - patients including the following procedures : Endoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, Colonoscopy, Bronchoscopy, Cystoscopy, PEG insertions, ERCP and EUS.
Key duties would include ;
The pre - assessment of patients from clinic that require an endoscopic procedure; providing skilled and considerate care during the patients admission ; taking into account the patient's specific needs during the procedure ; recovery and discharge ;preparing the equipment and the environment to enable the procedures to be carried out to a high standard safely .
The Endoscopy unit is currently open 08:00 -22:00 Monday to Saturday, including bank holidays . We provide a comprehensive on call service for the out of hours work, and the successful applicant will be required to participate in this once fully trained .
Candidates should have a professional nursing /ODP qualification, drive and enthusiasm, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and in return we will be able to offer you support towards your professional development.