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Senior Staff Nurse

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Senior Staff Nurse to work in an exceptional clinic that will be opening soon based in the Ulverston, Cumbria area.

As a Senior Nurse you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers


This clinic opens in July 2021, this will be a brand new clinic and will have up to 12 dialysis stations


As a Senior Staff Nurse your key duties include:

·         Take ownership of care programmes for renal patients including the initiation and termination of dialysis, whilst providing stable clinical care, emotional support and independence for patients
Follow the tailored care plans to administer medications, fluid therapy or other appropriate treatments as per Consultant instructions and ensuring clinical activity is appropriately documented in the patient medical record

·         Perform patient assessment including but not limited to vital signs and all other parameters of the ESRD patients, review dialysis orders, determine general physical and mental condition of patient through observations and interview, and assist in determining compliance to dietary or medication regimen

·         Act as a named staff nurse for a group of assigned patients ensuring ‘great care‘ is provided at all times

·         Analyse patient data; assess and monitor status of vascular accesses, review laboratory results, patient assessments and escalate any relevant changes or abnormalities to the Consultant

·         Undertake the role of Nurse in Charge as and when required and/or deputise for the Clinic Manager

·         Prepare and monitor dialysis machines and systems inline with company processes

·         Monitor dialysis water treatment system for use according to the established procedures

·         Provide a mentorship approach to the team, empowering patients, qualified nurses, ancillary staff to share knowledge and skills

·         Proactively participate in quality and service improvement programmes


An ideal Senior Staff Nurse must have these skills and experience as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Awareness and Understanding of NMC code of professional conduct

·         In possession of/or working towards a post registration clinical course in Renal Nursing (ENB 136 or equivalent)

·         Strong experience in a renal dialysis setting (2 years+)

·         Ideally have a Mentorship/Teaching Qualification

·         Have a positive and dynamic approach to providing safe and effective delivery of care

·         Excellent communication skills


The successful Senior Staff Nurse will receive an excellent salary from £24,192 to £28,462 per annum.

This exciting position is a Part Time role working 34.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         27 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays) increasing with service

·         Life Assurance, Discounted Fitness Membership, Auto -Enrolment  Pension

·         Post subject to  References, Identification, DBS and OH checks

·         Relocation allowance

* where applicable/dependent on clinic



To be considered for this position you must be qualified as an RGN with a valid NMC Pin

Reference ID: 534ulssn

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £24,192 - £28,462 per annum
  • Location: Ulverston, Cumbria
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 534ulssn
  • Posted: 2020-12-01 17:01:49 -

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