Registered Nurse - Renal Dialysis Unit
Are you an NMC Registered Nurse seeking an exciting new opportunity to learn specialist skills in renal dialysis nursing?
OR are you an NMC Registered Nurse with renal experience, looking to take your next career steps with the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services?
You may have NHS experience or have worked in the private care sector, but whatever your Nursing background, with the right attitude and aptitude we have an opportunity for you!
What does the role involve?
Being a Dialysis nurse requires commitment and passion along with the skills and competencies to juggle the technical nursing aspect whilst giving holistic care.
You will be working autonomously, responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of care for dialysis patients with chronic kidney disease or acute kidney injury.
Yeovil Renal Unit operates 13 haemodialysis stations, serving up to 60 patients, in partnership with Dorset County Hospital and Southmead Trust using only the latest equipment.
Nursing is planned at a ratio 1 : 4 patients, and you will be supported by HCA’s on each shift.
This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week. Current days are working various shifts between 6 : 30am to 11.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday and 6.
30am to 6.30pm Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
What can we offer you?
Here at Fresenius Medical Care we provide excellent and continuous Training and Development throughout your career, supported by dedicated Clinical Teachers.
On joining, you will enrol on our 8 week Fundamental Dialysis Programme, which is accredited by the European Dialysis and Transplant Nurses Association / European Renal Care Association.
Thereafter, we continue to provide training and education opportunities which significantly exceed the CPD hours required for NMC revalidation and help take your career to the next level.
We offer a competitive salary UPTO £30,545 - if you are offered less than the top end your salary will increase in yearly increments until you reach it.
Alongside this we offer a wealth of other fantastic benefits listed below :
Who is Fresenius Medical Care?
We are the leading provider of dialysis services to the NHS, operating 52 partnership dialysis units that together provide regular dialysis treatment to over 3,800 NHS patients in the UK .
We are part of a global company treating over 349,000 patients worldwide across over 4,000 clinics .
We also operate 45 production sites on all continents to provide dialysis products such as dialysis machines, dialysers and related disposables.
1 in every 2 of all dialysis machines used around the globe are manufactured by Fresenius Medical Care and we are the 3rd largest medical devices company in the world.