Oncology Homecare Nurse-Midlands

Birmingham, England
26 Apr 2018
24 May 2018
Nursing Field
Community Care
Clinical Nurse
Job Type

LloydsPharmacy Clinical Homecare has an exciting opportunity for a Level 1 Registered Nurse to join our growing field based team to deliver high quality clinical care to a caseload of patients. You will provide 1-2-1 care to our oncology patients, administering a range of anticancer drugs and supportive treatments. Patient visits also include other activities such as toxicity assessments, venepuncture, cannulation, line care, pump disconnections and scalp cooling. Therefore cannulation and venepuncture competency and experience of administering intravenous anti-cancer therapy is essential.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Excellent competitive Basic salary
  • Annual skills bonus of £1000 per year
  • Option of a company car or car allowance (£4,500pa FTE) as appropriate
  • Fuel Card
  • Laptop, mobile phone, tablet, printer and all equipment required provided
  • Personal pension plan
  • Heavily discounted healthcare insurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • 33 days annual leave (includes statutory holidays)
  • NMC fee's paid after 1 year of service (Pro rata for part time)
  • Clinical supervisions and meetings
  • 4 day residential induction programme
  • Ongoing training and development towards revalidation
  • Paid overtime

You will have:

  • Registered Nurse (Level 1)
  • Valid nursing NMC registration
  • Oncology nursing experience
  • Post Registration qualification in administering cytotoxic chemotherapy (equivalent to ENB 237 or N59) or prepared to work towards
  • Evidence of on-going professional development
  • Full UK driving license is essential
  • Willingness to travel within your region
  • Good organisational skills and prioritisation
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team

We're one of the most experienced providers of clinical homecare in the UK, and we've been supporting patients in this way since 1975. We provide care to more than 67,000 patients in their own home, place of work, or in the community - ranging from straightforward delivery of medication, to specialist nursing for complex conditions. We work in partnership with the NHS, pharmaceutical companies, private medical insurers and consultants. We're passionate about what we do and the difference we make to our patients' lives. It's this dedication that ensures we constantly deliver outstanding levels of care to our patients. We used to be called Bupa Home Healthcare and in July 2016 we were acquired by the Celesio UK group of companies, a leading provider of healthcare services, including LloydsPharmacy

If you would like to apply to this role or find out more information please contact claire.murphy@lpclinicalhomecare.co.uk