Overview

Senior Staff Nurse

 

Do you have the ambition to lead a team? Can you maintain exceptional standards of patient care and inspire others to do the same? Are you ready to embrace the latest technology and innovative new ways of working?

 

This is an opportunity for an experienced NMC Registered General Nurse to step up into a leadership role. You must have experience in a nephrology unit, ideally with a recordable Renal Nursing qualification.

 

Who is Fresenius Medical Care?

 

We are the leading provider of dialysis services to the NHS, operating 57 partnership dialysis units that together provide regular dialysis treatment to over 3,500 NHS patients in the UK. We are part of a global company treating over 325,000 patients worldwide across 3,815 clinics. 

 

We also operate 41 production sites on all continents to provide dialysis products such as dialysis machines, dialysers and related disposables. 1 in every 2 of all dialysis machines used around the globe are manufactured by Fresenius Medical Care and we are the 3rd largest medical devices company in the world. 

 

We are a growing and ambitious company who invests in talent and creates an environment where you can grow too. Come on our journey with us, see your skills develop and be rewarded for the exceptional care you give!

 

What can we offer you?

 

Here at Fresenius Medical Care we provide excellent and continuous Training and Development throughout your career, supported by dedicated Clinical Teachers. On joining, you will enroll on our 8 week Fundamental Dialysis Programme, which is accredited by the European Dialysis and Transplant Nurses Association/European Renal Care Association. Thereafter, we continue to provide training and education opportunities which significantly exceed the CPD hours required for NMC revalidation, and help take your career to the next level. 

 

We offer a competitive salary UPTO 32,089 – if you are offered less than the top end your salary will increase in guaranteed yearly increments until you reach it.

 

Alongside this we offer a wealth of other fantastic benefits listed below:

 

•             No Sunday or Night Shift Working

•             Company Pension Scheme

•             Life Assurance 

•             33 Days Holiday (inclusive of 8 days bank holiday) increasing with service

•             Christmas Day and New Year’s Day off

•             Overtime (time and a half after completing full-time hours – 150 hours every 4 weeks)

•             Paid Breaks

•             Free Parking at Work

•             Positive Attendance Vouchers (up to 200 bonus per year)

•             Long Service Vouchers 

•             Refer a Friend Scheme (1000 per referral if successful)

•             Sick Pay 

•             Free Uniform

•             Free Tea & Coffee

•             Free Flu Vaccine

•             Free Christmas Meal

•             Cycle to Work Scheme

•             Sponsorship for training where applicable for career development

•             EAP Portal – Confidential Employee Assistance Helpline with qualified counsellors 24/7

•             IChoose – Employee saving scheme with great discounts including phone contracts 

•             Possible Relocation Allowance up to 4,000

 

What does the role involve?

 

You will develop, implement, evaluate and assess care programmes for dialysis patients with end-stage renal disease or acute renal failure. Planning treatment to meet care requirements, you will work within your team to ensure that communication is effective, individual care plans are implemented and training requirements are met.

 

North Ormesby Dialysis Unit operates 18 haemodialysis stations, serving up to 89 patients, in partnership with South Tees Hospitals NHS Trust using only the latest equipment.   Nursing is planned at a ratio of 1:4 patients.

 

This is a full time role of 37.5 hours a week.  Current days are working various shifts between 6.30am to 11.00pm Monday/Wednesday/Friday and 6.30am to 6.00pm Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday.

 

Senior Staff Nurse posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure

Fresenius Medical Care is an equal opportunities employer