- Norwich, UK
- Full-time employment
- Apply by 07 Jan, 2019
- Posted on 08 Nov, 2018
- Start date:
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- £ 29,608.0 per year
- Part time vacancies available *
Our innovative Cardiology department’s Cardiac Cath labs comprise of 3 labs, a procedure room and 8 recovery spaces with a 4th lab and additional recovery space being planned.
We are looking for enthusiastic RN/ODP’s to come and join our expanding team providing care to a range of patients and become part of the Heart attack service.
This post would be well suited to individuals looking to learn new skills in an exciting area, with a variety of shifts available due to the 7 day nature of the service.
The goal is for you to become one a member of our 24/7 heart attack service providing lifesaving intervention for a large catchment area.
You will be expected to learn to scrub in for procedures including coronary diagnostic procedures, interventional angioplasty, Electrophysiology Studies/ Ablation and Pacemaker insertion.
To help prepare you for this training and supervision will be provided to all new staff including a period of supernumerary time and ongoing completion of an area specific competency pack.
We have introduced innovative working practices recently including our Multi-Skilled Cath Lab Practitioner role, and our Nurse Loop Recorder insertion and removal service as well as introducing a Clinical Facilitator to support all new staff to the area.
This is an excellent opportunity to further your clinical skills and knowledge within a supportive team environment, see web links for a video of one of our staff member’s experiences.
Also in the weblinks is a link to our Trust Recruitment brochure with a feature on page 11 of one of our innovative new roles of Cath Lab Practitioner, training Nurses and Radiographers to cross cover each other’s roles in the department.
If you want a new challenge in an area with lots of opportunity, this is the job for you.
As post holder,you will be able to develop your skills in :
- Working in recovery completing admission checks on patients
- Scrubbing to assist in our range of interventional and diagnostic procedures.
- Caring for patients during procedures with conscious sedation and pain relief as required and accurately documenting this.
- Handing over patients to the recovery team post procedure
Part time vacancies available, flexible 12 or 9 hours shifts
Opening Date for Applications: 30th October 2018
Closing Date for Applications: 11th November 2018
For further details / informal visits contact:
David Ashman - Cath Lab Manager
email : firstname.lastname@example.org
tel : 01603 286232
Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:Part time hours availablePay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band: 5 Staff Group:Allied Health ProfessionalsSpecialty/Function:Cardiology - Cath Lab
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