Clinical Sister / Charge Nurse - SACT

Velindre University NHS Trust

Clinical Sister / Charge Nurse - SACT


Velindre University NHS Trust, Adamsdown, Caerdydd - Cardiff

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: e6602edeeb9d4b23868dcb0438d6df55

Full Job Description

This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic nurse to develop professionally and expand their clinical leadership skills by becoming part of SACT Nursing Team., To lead and be directly involved with clinical and operational procedures with patients, carers and relatives.

To undertake assessments and direct care plans for patients, relatives and carers, with the team for those needing in-patient care, day-care and respite support.

To work closely with patients and their families.

To organise and lead case conferences and multi-agency meetings for patients, carers and families (particularly those with complex needs).

To co-ordinate training and learning opportunities with the senior sister, to ensure that the highest level of standards in practice are upheld and developed within the unit.

You must have a comprehensive understanding of cancer patient's needs; advanced communication skills for advising patients, relatives and other health professionals along with excellent SACT administration and complication management skills.

You must be flexible and able to work shifts across 7 days per week.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Here at Velindre University NHS Trust we are extremely proud of the specialist services we provide across the whole of Wales in our cutting-edge Velindre Cancer Centre and ouraward-winning Welsh Blood Service, as well as the expertise of our corporate functions that bring the two divisions together. We are also fortunate to host the NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership and Health Technology Wales and have developed strong partnership working with these expert services.

Formed in 1999, the Trust has a dedicated workforce that continuously strives to apply the key principles of value based healthcare through a wide array of roles. We play a vital role in the communities we support and have ambitious plans for the future to continue to improve the services we deliver. We strive to maintain our core values in everything we do by being; accountable, bold, caring and dynamic, and ensuring the best possible care for our patients and donors.

If you want to work for an organisation that prides itself on making a real difference and offers exciting career opportunities then Velindre University NHS Trust is the place for you.