Bank Oncology Nurse

Cambridge – Cambridgeshire | Clinical | Salary: £15.38 per hour | Bank (Part Time) | 25131BR

Bank Oncology Nurse
Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled, motivated, confident nurse to join our Oncology team. We are looking for a dynamic, experienced individual who is productive, patient focused and committed to treat our patients with the best possible care.

About the Role

This senior staff nurse (Bank) post will support the Oncology Manager in the development and expansion of the Oncology service. Our Oncology day unit treats a variety of cancers including Breast, Pancreatic, GI and Haematological cancers. Our patients that require high dose chemotherapy as inpatients are cared for on the inpatient ward.

You will work within a team of skilled chemotherapy nurses as well as part of a Multi-disciplinary team ensuring that our patients are treated with the best possible care. You will work predominantly work on the inpatient ward to administer and care for patients having chemotherapy offering you an exciting opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge within Cancer Care.

You should have a minimum of two year’s oncology experience including the administration of Chemotherapy and be proficient in phlebotomy, cannulation and Central Venous Access Devices. A Cancer qualification is desirable. There are plenty of opportunities for staff to develop their knowledge and skills and you will be offered support for your on-going professional development.

About Cambridge Hospital

Working with leading consultants, we prevent, diagnose and treat many medical conditions and offer a wide range of complex surgery and services. We’ve been awarded the Macmillan Quality Environment Mark for cancer care. We work closely with our local NHS Trust hospital, giving us access to their facilities. The working atmosphere is highly professional and stimulating, yet friendly and collaborative like that of a large family unit.

Easily accessible from the A11 or 14, we are located about 1.5 miles from the City centre.

About Nuffield Health

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest and most pioneering healthcare charity, integrating gyms, clinical services and support together to create an integrated health and wellbeing offering for our patients and customers at over 200 locations. We put patients, customers and colleagues at the heart of everything we do. As a not-for-profit organisation, we reinvest every penny we make into helping the people of Britain to lead healthier, happier lives. In today’s healthcare market, we are in an enviably strong position.

Our benefits package includes free private healthcare and membership at our Fitness & Wellbeing centres.