Clinical nurse specialist -Anticoagulation Trustwide

Application ends: March 31, 2023
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Job Description

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust  London, England, United Kingdom On-site 1 day ago

  • Part-time · Mid-Senior level
  • 5,001-10,000 employees · Hospitals and Health Care

About the job

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust Haematology Services as a band 7 Clinical Nurse Specialist for anticoagulation. Applications are invited from registered nurses with a keen interest in haemostasis with relevant experience in a similar setting in the community or an acute hospital setting. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, a good understanding of anticoagulation therapies and governance procedures, the experience and ability to influence change and deliver training with excellent time management/organisational skills. The post holder will also be expected to take lead in incident reporting, investigating and disseminating action plans on a regular basis. We are a forward thinking team and would welcome a motivated, innovative individual to join the team to help us continue to deliver the safest and high quality services. The role will include joining one of the largest NHS trusts in the UK and working across different trust sites that includes a broad range of specialist services. The role will be vital in supporting a team that provides anticoagulation services in various trust sites and providing specialist information and advice to colleagues in the trust and in the community to ensure safe administration and monitoring of patients receiving anticoagulation therapy. The successful candidate will have a key role in teaching, supporting induction sessions.

  • To provide a Nurse Led Anticoagulation Service offering advice and expertise within the area of anticoagulation.
  • At all times ensure that the needs of the patient are placed at the centre of care delivery. Where appropriate acting as a ‘key worker’ providing specialist nursing advice, care and support to patients anticoagulation therapy. Facilitating high quality, individualized care to patients/clients and relatives/carers, both inpatients and outpatients in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team and in line with local and national targets.

At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people, working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values – expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.Benefits include career development, flexible working and wellbeing, staff recognition scheme. Make use of optional benefits including Cycle to work, car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities. We encourage staff to have the Covid vaccination to protect themselves, patients, other colleagues as well as the wider community. Please note it is an operational requirement to comply with infection prevention and control procedures within the Trust such as lateral flow testing, handwashing and the wearing of masks, according to the procedures in place at any time or location.As part of our continued response to Covid19 we are still conducting the majority of our interviews virtually.We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share.For further details / informal visits contact: Name: Deena Paul Job title: Matron – Clinical Haematology Email address: Telephone number: 07824 477918or Lead nurse /020 331 35196.