Infection Control Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00055198-1
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Infection Control Nurse

One Hatfield Hospital has a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated, dynamic and experienced Infection Control Nurse to join our friendly team.

Hours: 37.5 per week . You will work 5 days (negotiable) per week on a flexible basis to meet the needs of the business.

Salary: Up to £32K pro rata, dependent on skillset and experience

Infection Control Nurse

Reporting to the Director of Clinical Services, as Infection Control Nurse you will be responsible, with the support of the Infection Control Advisor, for One Hatfield's infection prevention and control programme. This includes identifying the risks to the hospital, its patients, and staff from infection, and taking responsibility for implementing and monitoring actions to manage those risks.

Qualifications

Teaching and assessing qualification e.g. ENB 998 (or equivalent)

Registered Nurse on NMC register

Experience

Experience within an Infection Prevention & Control specialist/ supervisory role

Clinical credibility

Familiarity with CQC Standards, NICE, and other regulatory bodies in relation to infection control

Skills

Strong organisational skills

Strong interpersonal and motivational skills

Excellent communication skills, including written, face-to-face, and telephone

Good general IT skills

Desirables

Infection Control course/Qualification

Experience in private healthcare setting

Infection Control Nurse

About the Hospital

One Hatfield Hospital is Hertfordshire's newest private hospital and has the very latest technology ensuring that our operating theatres provide patients and employees with the very best environment to keep them safe and free from infection.

Our private hospital is home to the latest theatres, luxury en-suite bedrooms, specialist rehabilitation Physiotherapy and outpatient diagnostic facilities including fast-track access to X-ray, CT, MRI and ultrasound.

One Hatfield is ideally located for candidates around the Hatfield, St Albans, Stevenage, Watford, North London, Essex and throughout Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

Our Recruitment Process

At One Hatfield Hospital we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive working environment. We strive to create a workforce that reflects the communities we serve and we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

Any offers of employment made by One Hatfield Hospital will be subject to proof of eligibility to work in the UK and receipt of a satisfactory DBS Certificate from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

One Hatfield Hospital reserves the right to remove job adverts before the closing date

Covid-19

The health and well-being of our patients and staff is our priority at One Healthcare and vaccination offers the best protection against the Covid-19 virus. Under new legislation due to come into force from 1st April 2022, staff will be required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless medically exempt. It will only be possible for a newly appointed member of staff to start work with us once they have provided evidence of their vaccination status or a medical exemption