Applicants should meet the following criteria :
Registered Nurse (or other profession e.g. Operating Department Practitioner).
Teaching and assessing qualification e.g. ENB 998 (or equivalent).
Specialist knowledge to a level defined for that hospital
Able to apply specialist knowledge to risk assessment and support appropriate controls.
Maths, English GCSE at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2 evidence.
Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems.
Duties of this role include :
To ensure Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) is addressed in all areas of the hospital, and reflected throughout all activity related to healthcare provision.
Taking accountability for infection prevention all new business, new build and refurbishment.
Ensuring compliance to the HCAI code (DH 2010) for CQC requirements in England and equivalent for hospitals in Scotland and Wales.
To ensure environmental cleaning is sufficient and appropriate to the level of risk in each area of the hospital in partnership with housekeeping department.
To provide comment and advice on the purchase, introduction and use of equipment in relation to IPC issues.
To support the local Waste Officer in all waste management but especially in the management of the clinical waste stream.
For further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy please refer to the job description.
Salary & Benefits :
BMI Healthcare have committed to being a national living wage employer and offer a competitive starting salary alongside access to a wide range of employee benefits, including :
BMI Healthcare Private Medical Insurance
BMI Pension Scheme
25 days holiday per annum increasing up to 30 days with long service
Enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption Leave
Market leading learning and development, including free courses and industry recognised qualifications
Nationwide Gym discounts & Online Fitness Classes
BMI Staff Health Checks
Blue Light Discount Card for 1,000s of nationwide discounts and exclusive offers
Cycle to Work and much more!