Senior Staff Nurse/Senior ODP - Interventional Radiology
If your answers to the above are 'Yes', then this position could be for you!
- Are you looking to learn and develop highly specialised skills in a supportive and innovative department where provision and maintenance of high quality & excellence of service to patients, parents and families is key
- Do you have existing leadership/management skills and experience or feel that you have excellent leadership potential waiting to be developed.
- Do you want to work in a leading Paediatric Centre and to join our friendly and Child centred Interventional Radiology Team?
This post is to work within the Interventional Radiology department therefore peri-operative experience, such as scrub and circulating, would be desirable. However, you will be given training and support in our specialist skills and in peri-operative care. We have an excellent and supportive Practice Education Team who will assist with your orientation and on-going professional development.
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 and to rotate into the list coordinator role.
For further information please contact: Maria McKavanagh - IR Sister on Apply
or Catherine Stuart - Matron on Apply