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Staff Nurse

7 Medical Treatment Room Services

Belfast

  • Salary:

    Not Disclosed

  • Added:

    22/09/2021

  • Closing:

    in 3 days

Staff Nurse

LOCATION: Treatment Room, The Arches Centre
Grade: Band 5
Reports to: Sister in Charge / Supervisor
Responsible to: ‘7 Medical’ Committee

JOB SUMMARY

As an employee of ‘7 Medical’ to assist in the deliver of a high-quality Nursing Service in the Treatment Room.

Main duties / Responsibilities:

  • To comply with NMC Code of Professional Conduct.
  • To provide skilled nursing care, advice, and support to patients/relatives within the Community. Assessing, planning, implementation and evaluating effective nursing interventions, in accordance with ‘7 Medical’ Policies and Procedures and NMC Code Of Professional Conduct.
  • To liaise with relevant practices in relation to information regarding patients.
  • To ensure safe handling, use, storage of equipment issued to patients.
  • Responsible for the Health & Safety of staff/patients/carers by adhering to all policies, procedures and guidelines and Health & Safety at Work Act in area such as:

- Manual Handling
- Clinical Waster
- C.O.S.H.H.
- Infection Control
- Child Protection
- Safe Environment
- Violence and Aggression against staff
- Vulnerable adults
- Fire Prevention

  • Responsibility to adhere to ‘7 Medical’ policies, procedures and guidelines re:

- Reporting of accidents/incidents involving patient/carers/staff and investigation of same
- Reporting of complaints
- Reporting of sick leave/absenteeism
- Maintaining confidentiality

  • Maintains accurate records with precise documentation and submits reports and statistical returns when required.
  • To accept, train and use all new computerised patient record systems in line with Treatment Room development.
  • To participate in the orientation and induction of new staff and promote good interpersonal relationships with the team.
  • To participate in the supervision of junior staff and to teach qualified and unqualified staff including basic and or post basic students.
  • Act as a health educator, by advising and counselling in relation to promotion of health and prevention of disease.
  • To participate in screening procedures as required.
  • Responsible for safe use and storage of medication.
  • To participate in initiatives aimed at increasing community participation in health.
  • To communicate effectively within the team of community nurse, primary health care team, and with other professionals/agencies as necessary to maintain a co-ordinated approach to health care.
  • To provide relief duties to cover short term or emergency situations.
  • To participate in the setting and audit of standards to ensure the delivery of a quality service.
  • To participate in nursing and allied research as appropriate.
  • To accept responsibility for personal professional development.
  • To participate in administration of immunisations in adherence to ‘7 Medical’ policies and procedures.

General Responsibilities:

Employees of ‘7 Medical’ are required to promote and support the mission and the vision of the service for which they are responsible for:

  • At all times provide a caring service and to treat those with whom they come into contact in a courteous and respectful manner.
  • Demonstrate their commitment by their regular attendance and the efficient completion of all tasks allocated to them.
  • Comply with the Trust’s Smoke Free Policy.
  • Carry out their duties and responsibilities in compliance with the Health and Safety Policies and Statutory Regulations.
  • Adhere to Equality and Good Relations duties throughout the course of their employment.

- Ensure the ongoing confidence of the public in-service provision
- Maintain high standards of personal accountability
- Comply with the HPSS Code of Conduct

STAFF NURSE POSITION

All duties pertaining to a Staff Nurse.

  • As an employee of 7 Medical to assist in the delivery of a high-quality Nursing Service in the Treatment Room.
  • To comply with NMC Code of Professional Conduct.
  • To provide skilled nursing care, advice, and support to patients/relatives within the Community. Assessing, planning, implementation and evaluating effective nursing interventions, in accordance with `7 Medical Policies and Procedures and NMC Code of Professional Conduct.
  • To liaise with relevant practices in relation to information regarding patients.
  • Qualified RGN/SEN
  • Must be currently registered on the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC).
  • Treatment Room or similar experience required.

Clause: This job description is not meant to be definitive and may be amended to meet the changing needs of ‘7 Medical’.

To apply, please send an up-to-date CV VIA CLICKING APPLY NOW

Closing date for applications: 22nd October 2021.

Job Snapshot

Job Type
Permanent Full-Time
Qualifications
See Description
Sector
Medical & Healthcare
Job Roles
Staff Nurse, Nurse
Min Experience
See Job Description
Employer Type
Company
Contact
Trish McComb
Location
Belfast
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Employer Details

7 Medical Treatment Room Services

The Arches Centre,
1 Westminster Ave Nth,
Belfast ,
BT4 1NS

Job Ref:

BT-2269548-1

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