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11 Sep 2019
£60,000 - £70,000 per annum
Hours: 40 per week
The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care. We provide a range of complex care services for adults, children and babies, specialising in oncology, cardiology and neuroscience. From open heart surgery on new-born babies to pioneering techniques to treat cancer, our clinicians work together to provide the best possible care and treatments for our patients. Our staff always go the extra mile in caring for our patients which can be demonstrated by our recent outstanding rating awarded by the CQC.
We have separate paediatric and adult intensive care units (ICUs), and our paediatric ICU is the largest private facility in Europe, with 18 beds. This allows us to support cardiology, cardiac, thoracic, cancer, spinal and other major treatments for children. We have 103 beds in total, including nine adult ICU beds offering the highest level of one-to-one care.
Our talented Paediatric Consultants are among the most respected in the world, helping children with some of the most complex medical problems. Patients travel to the Children’s Hospital from many countries to receive the very best treatment for conditions including cancer, heart problems (cardiology), neurological and spinal conditions.
You will work in a small team of specialist medical professionals and will play a vital role in managing the medical care with our PICU area.
Duties & Responsibilities:
This is a busy unit with a vast range of children's complex cases, you will fully assist the consultants and specialist nursing staff to ensure a high standard of patient care is delivered.
You will have the opportunity to work closely with specialist Child Health Teaching Consultants and to ensure that children’ treatment and their families needs are met.
This will also include, updating patient records, completing drug charts, clerking admissions, undertaking certain medical procedures as required such as; venepuncture, setting up an intravenous infusion, inserting a urinary catheter, arterial blood sampling, or ECGs
You will also take part in ward audits, education, training and research to continuous improve and strive for excellence, for staff and patients.
Skills & Experience:
• MBBS or equivalent medical qualification
• GMC Registration with Licence to Practice
• Successful completion of MRCPCH Part 1 A and B or equivalent
• Paediatric Intensive Care Unit qualifications and experience
• Safeguard Children level 3 qualified
• Success in Primary FRCA or equivalent
To find out more about the role, please call us on +44(0)203 862 0349, email email@example.com or click the apply button and we’ll get back to you.