Ophthalmology - Sister / Charge Nurse - Band 7 - London

Medic International
40000.00 - 48000.00 GBP Annual
12 Jul 2017
20 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Band 7 Ophthalmology Sister / Charge Nurse to join our client's busy Inpatient and Outpatient departments. This is an NHS role based in the Private Wing of a major NHS Trust in Central London (TfL Zone 1). Working just a short walk from Regent's Park and the West End, this role is within easy reach of TfL and National Rail services (Paddington, Marylebone, Euston, King's X/St. Pancras).The Outpatient Dept sees approx. 30,000 patients a year and has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment programme. The Centre offers dedicated private ophthalmic consulting and diagnostic facilities, together with an adnexal suite, including treatment room for minor procedures, as well as a dedicated intra-vitreal injection suite. The Inpatient Ward is a 24 hour service, with accommodation for 20 patients caring for all ophthalmic specialties and treating approx. 4,500 patients a year.Person requirements:Registered Nurse with full NMC registration.Minimum of four years' post-registration experience in an Ophthalmic setting, with both Inpatient and Outpatient experience. NHS employees should have current or recent experience at Band 6 level, and Independent Sector applicants should be working at Senior Staff Nurse level or above.Experienced in audit, quality and governance issuesCompletion of a both a recognised post-graduate Ophthalmology and Mentorship qualification.Successful applicants will enjoy career development and the opportunity to work alongside a multidisciplinary team of other healthcare specialists and full NHS Employee Benefits apply.Medic International is an awarded supplier of permanent staff to the NHS under the LPP Framework agreement and a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Specialist Nursing staff.As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Ophthalmology Nurse role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.For a summary of all Medic International Ophthalmology Jobs, click HERE.If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous GBP500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals