Endoscopy Lead Practitioner

BMI Healthcare.
12 Jul 2017
21 Jul 2017
BMI Lincoln Hospital in Lincoln is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. We have an opportunity for a Endoscopy Lead Practitioner to join their team of staff in the Endoscopy department. This is a Full time role for 37.5 hours a week however part time will also be considered. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career and lead on service. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern. Applicants should meet the following criteria: Registered Practitioner with NMC or HPC registration. Basic and advanced competence/ qualification in Endoscopy Care and Decontamination. Operators and Managers Course in Endoscopy Decontamination. Knowledge and experience of appropriate standards, accreditation systems and external regulating bodies (Care Quality Commission, GRS, JAG, HTM 01-06) Evidence of continuous professional development. Duties of this role include: Be accountable for providing leadership and clinical expertise to endoscopy trained staff to ensure the delivery of safe and effective care for patients undergoing endoscopic procedures. Provide expert knowledge, leadership and support the implementation and maintenance of Joint Advisory Group (JAG) accreditation and continuous development of global rating scale (GRS). Facilitate and drive improvement in essential quality requirements and Best Practice standards for flexible endoscopy services including decontamination and clinical care. Work collaboratively with the Theatre Manager to deliver an effective and safe endoscopy service within the theatre department. Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy. Salary & Benefits: BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including: BMI Healthcare Scheme Childcare Vouchers Staff Pension Scheme 25 days holiday per annum Gym membership discount Interested? If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.