Registered Nurse - Day Surgery and Endoscopy
Care UK Health Care
Plymouth, England
23h ago

Job Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our dedicated team at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre in Plymouth.

Achieving an "outstanding" rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the treatment centre is the first independent sector treatment centre to achieve this and are in the top three per cent of hospitals in the country to receive this rating.

Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre offers high quality elective surgery for the local populations of Devon and Cornwall, specialising in hip and knee joint replacements, shoulder repair, hand and elbow surgery, foot surgery and minor orthopaedic procedures.

We also deliver Ophthalmology and General surgery.

Not only are our facilities state-of-the-art, with us, you will be able to focus on what really matters; delivering a high standard of patient care.

You will also be able to benefit from our fully supported training programmes, on site café and free parking.

Responsible To

Day Surgery and Endoscopy Manager

Key Responsibilities

In this role you will be expected to deliver a high standard of patient care supported by evidence based practice.

Key duties will include :

  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care as part of a collaborative programme of patient care
  • Participating in integrated governance and risk assessment and its reporting as required
  • Effectively communicating with all levels of staff throughout the treatment centre on a daily basis, including surgeons, anaesthetists, ward and theatre staff
  • Undertaking delegated responsibility for senior staff during short periods of absence
  • Skills & Experience

    To be successful in this role you will have :

  • Recent post registration experience
  • Desirable :

  • Experience on a day surgery unit
  • Qualifications

  • NMC Registered Nurse Part 1
  • Additional Information

    Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

    For more information about the centre, please visit

    Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

    At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

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