We are seeking a capable and dynamic Clinical Nurse Specialist to provide specialist Palliative Care expertise to our client's hospital teams. Our client is the major health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of the British Isles' finest and best-kept beaches, a mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbor town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.
Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with expertise in the placement of a range of Specialist Nursing staff. As a nurse-led consultancy, our understanding of the unique challenges of the Clinical Nurse Specialist role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.
Our client delivers a diverse range of healthcare services, including advising, diagnosing and treating patients within the hospital, and supporting people with disabilities/care needs in the wider community.
The post holder will be responsible for providing expert advice relating to advanced and end-stage illness, including pain management, understanding of patients' desires and developing comprehensive care plans. The role will also involve providing counselling and support for patients with newly diagnosed life-threatening illnesses.
Registered Nurse with full NMC registration
Post-graduate experience in Oncology settings, typically of at least five years.
A recognised post-graduate Oncology qualification, and a Teaching and Assessing/Mentorship qualification.
Phlebotomy and IV Cannulation skills.
Familiarity with Central Venuous Access Devices.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A competitive salary, plus £1,000 bonus after one year in post, and a further £3,000 upon completion of two year’s service.
- A relocation package or single subsidised accommodation can be provided.
- A continental atmosphere where the people are friendly and taxes are considerably lower than the mainland.
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