Endoscopy / Pre Assessment Nurse
Beacon Park Hospital

Job reference: 012058

Location: Beacon Park Hospital

Closing date: 29/10/2021

Salary: Competitive

Employment type: Full Time

Hours per week: As Required

Endoscopy/Pre Assessment Nurse – Beacon Park Hospital

We have an exciting opportunity for an Endoscopy/Pre-Assessment Nurse who is passionate about delivering excellent standards of care, to join our committed Pre Assessment Team at Beacon Park Hospital.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:

  • An excellent high standard of clinical practice with excellent clinical outcomes
  • An excellent ability to manage patients health and wellbeing across a complex pathway and changing caseload
  • Develop excellent working relationships across the entire hospital
  • Maintain excellent standards with infection control

It is essential that the applicant will have a:

  • Registered General Nurse qualification (NMC)
  • Comprehensive understanding of relevant and current clinical standards
  • Recent post qualification surgical experience
  • Knowledge in current national guidance around pre-optimizing patients prior to surgery
  • Experience of a team approach to care delivery
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and on own initiative as required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrable excellent customer service
  • Demonstrated computer skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of the service.
  • Proven organizational skills.
  • Confident and engaging telephone skills.

Technical Skills and Application:

  • Assessment of Patients
  • Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care in collaboration with patients and their careers using data collected from medical questionnaires, previous notes, telephone communications and face to face consultations.
  • Identify individual patient requirements and plan an individualized care pathway
  • Responsible for carrying out appropriate clinical interventions required to deliver comprehensive patient care
  • Liaise with all departments to ensure pathway can be delivered
  • Liaise with bookings team, consultants, anesthetists and theatre manager to ensure appropriate theatre allocation is applied
  • Maintain accurate accounts of nursing treatment, care planning and delivery.
  • Ensures Pre-admission statistics are correctly recorded for collection/evaluation/audit. 
  •  Uses excellent communication skills to undertake pre and post-operative phone calls to ensure continuity for the patient
  • Reports clinical concerns to relevant consultants and Out Patients Manager
  • Liaises with GPs and health professionals for all patients which require a cancellation or postponement.
  • Ability to empathize with patients and deal with difficult situations.
  • Assisting Consultants to perform minor procedures within the Outpatients Department.
  • Pre Assessment experience essential. 

If you are looking for your next move and want to join a friendly team with a real sense of community within the working environment, look no further. 

In return, we offer the successful candidate:

  • Competitive salary
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Excellent Training and Development Opportunities
  • Subsidised Staff Restaurant at Rowley Hall Hospital
  • Free Off Site Parking


The closing date for this job has now passed.