Specialist Homecare Nurse (Oncology) – Aberdeen

  • Aberdeen City
  • £31,000 to £34,000
  • Permanent

Specialist Homecare Nurse – Aberdeen – Permanent – £31,000 – £34,000pa

I am currently looking for a Specialist Homecare Nurse to join my private, out of hospital, Homecare provider client.

Essential Criteria:

* RGN Part 1 NMC Register
* Chemotherapy delivery qualification
* Experience with administering oncology medication
* Acute care setting experience
* Clinical teaching experience
* Undertaking clinical assessments and administering sub- cutaneous injections
* Care of IV devices and administration of IV therapies

Desirable Criteria:

* Teaching and Assessing in clinical practice qualification or equivalent (ENB 998 or C&G 730)
* Nursing mentorship qualification
* Palliative care experience

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Clinical assessments
* Conduct training interactions to ensure patient and/or carer are able to safely self medicate relevant oncology medications eg. oral tablets
* Provide on- going support to patients through combination of support programmes to include telephone, clinic- based and home visits as per product and client protocols.
* Administrating all IV oncology medications for patients undergoing IV cancer treatment, as well as line care.
* Check blood results and make decisions on treatments, liaising with referring consultants.

Salary and Benefits:
£31,000 – £34,000 + benefits per annum / £15.90 – £17.44 per hour based on 37.5 hours per week.

* Fully expensed company car or car allowance £4250
* Contributory pension scheme
* Private healthcare insurance
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Company life assurance
* Company mobile phone and tablet device
* Comprehensive company induction
* On-going training and development
* Professional Membership
* Online benefit portal
* Weekend Enhancements

Hours of work: Monday to Friday within the hours of 7.00am and 21.00pm with the occasional weekends

For further details on the opportunity please contact Chloé Baldwin at Medicor on 02392 315074
or email your CV to cbaldwin@medicor- global.com to be considered for the role.If this role isn’t for you but you know somebody else who could be suitable please refer them to us. If they get the job, we will send you £100 as a thank you! (make sure they give your name when they contact us).

Medicor is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.