Staff Nurse/ODP - Interventional Radiology Would you like to work in a leading Paediatric Centre and to join our friendly and Child centred Interventional Radiology Team? Are you looking to learn and develop highly specialised skills in a supportive and innovative department where provision and maintenance of excellence and a high quality service to patients, parents and families is key? If your answers to the above are 'Yes', then this position is for you!
This post is to work in the Interventional Radiology department; therefore peri-operative experience would be desirable. However you will be given trainingand support in our specialist theatre skills and peri-operative care. There are many opportunities within this role to learn and develop new skills and we have an excellent supportive Practice Education Team who will assist with your orientation and on-going professional development.
Interventional Radiology is a sub-specialty within Radiology. Procedures are performed in a theatre setting to assist with diagnosis and treatment. This is a dynamic and highly varied department which consists of 3 operating suites and runs a total of 24 sessions per week; providing a wide range of procedures, many of which are often highly innovative and complex. The patient cohort is from all specialties throughout the hospital for ages 0-18, and procedures include central venous access device insertion, biopsy, airway intervention, feeding device insertion, vascular intervention, angiography and angioplasty. We run a combination of GA and non-GA lists.
The Interventional Radiology department currently operates from 8am-6.30pm, Monday to Friday. Once sufficient experience and competency is achieved you will also be required to participate in rotation on the on-call rota.
For further information please contact: Maria McKavanagh, IR Sister, on Apply