Chemotherapy Nurse – Full Training Given Job at Healthcare at Home Ltd in Ipswich
Looking for a new challenge… are you a qualified nurse who is talented, patient focused and interested in becoming a chemotherapy nurse?
Healthcare at home are currently looking for a Chemotherapy Nurse where full training will be given in Ipswich. As a Chemotherapy Nurse, you will deliver gold standard, one to one, holistic care in the comfort of the patient’s home. Work for us, and remember the reason why you became a nurse, it’s your opportunity to make a real difference to peoples’ lives every single day.
healthcare at home … a little about us…
Our vision is simple, we help our patients have their best day, every day.
Working alongside healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies, we ensure first class clinical care in the home to our patients and provide greater insights and efficiencies to our customers.
Delivering through a patient centric approach, coupled with the introduction of user-friendly technology, we provide clear visibility of the patient’s adherence and persistence, resulting in improved outcomes. All this contributes to supporting our customers to identify interventions which enables patients to rediscover ‘their normal’ and have their best day every day.
Why work at healthcare at home … the benefits
We are an inspiring business that has exciting times ahead and a clear vision to take us forward. We know people are fundamental to our success and we are focused on helping people to develop their careers. We have a strong culture of continual training and development from the moment you start through our induction to ongoing professional development throughout your career.
We offer a robust and flexible reward package including:
Salary between £27158 – £29686
Fully expensed company car and fuel card or car allowance of £4250 per annum plus mileage
Bonus of £1500 payable after completion of SCAT course and 6 months of independent practice
NMC fees paid for
Contributory pension scheme
Private healthcare cover after two years’ service
Death in service (4 x salary)
Annual holiday – 33 days inclusive of bank holidays
Mobile phone and tablet device
Weekend and evening enhancements
Online benefits portal – discounts on high street stores, holidays, days out etc
Comprehensive 8 day paid residential induction
Support with revalidation
Health and Wellbeing package
We have developed out own SACT training programme with Birmingham City University to grow our own talent. This is a university accredited chemotherapy course at degree and masters level.
What does a Homecare Nurse do at healthcare at home?
Our nurses are ambassadors for delivering patient focused care, offering quality nursing that is tailored to the patients’ needs. Ensuring all professional standards are excelled and relevant care plans are delivered.
You will always provide safe and high quality nursing care, administering a range of IV therapies as defined in the patient’s care plan whilst sustaining professional standards.
You will build lasting personal relationships with patients, stakeholders and patient support networks to aide and support their treatment and recovery.
Accurately documenting all patient care and clinical information to provide real time data and clinical history to ensure quality care is maintained and delivered.
Maintain and demonstrate up to date knowledge, ensuring any gaps in clinical competency are addressed whilst also staying compliant with all business policies and procedures.
What skills, qualifications and qualities do I need to be successful?
Registered general nurse
Competent in the administration of IV therapies, venepuncture and administering sub cut injections
Being able to cannulate and previous cancer care experience would be advantageous.
All candidates must complete their probationary period prior to being enrolled on the chemotherapy course.
As this is a regional role travelling to visit patients in their home setting, therefore it is crucial that you have full UK driving licence.
healthcare at home are an equal opportunities employer
Company: Healthcare at Home Ltd
Company Location: Ipswich