Endoscopy Lead Nurse – Private Hospital

  • Location: Outskirts of Ashford, Kent
  • Position: Endoscopy Lead Nurse
  • Care Categories: Theatre – Endoscopy
  • Salary: £35,000 – £42,000 ( Band 6 ) – negotiable depending on experience
  • Hours: Full time 37.5 hours
  • Contract type: Permanent

About the service: We are delighted to be recruiting for an experienced Endoscopy Lead Nurse to join our highly reputable private healthcare provider in their bright and vibrant private hospital on the outskirts of Ashford ,Kent. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated Endoscopy Lead Nurse to join a experienced and friendly team. The hospital offers a range of services including specialist rehabilitation physiotherapy and outpatient diagnostic facilities including fast-track access to X-ray, MRI, CT and ultrasound. They pride themselves on their latest technology and safe and infection free work environment. The hospital has recently invested into the latest facilities and services and now offers a full range of surgical procedures and treatments. This is a great opportunity for an Endoscopy Lead Nurse to work closely with the Theatre Manager and develop their skills and experience in a supportive environment.
About the role;
You will be working as an Endoscopy Lead Nurse will be responsible for:

  • Management and activity of the Endoscopy service in line with departmental policies and practice standards
  • Ensuring effective care is provided to patients at all times
  • Supervising and developing junior members of staff
  • Ensuring high quality and cost effective care is provided
  • Working alongside Theatre manager to ensure the smooth running of the department at all times

Who we are looking for;
All applicants for the role of Lead Endoscopy Nurse must meet the following criteria;

  • Be NMC registered- your pin must not have any restrictions or conditions
  • Eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • At least 2 years Endoscopy experience in the UK
  • Teaching, assessing mentorship qualification
  • Diploma/degree in management
  • Effective leadership and management skills
  • Demonstratable skills of financial awareness and knowledge of CQC and Joint Accreditation Group

Employees are offered a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • On-going training and career development
  • Free Birthday Meal as well and a Christmas and Easter Gift
  • Discount Portal including Blue Light Card
  • Friends and Family discount of 15% (including yourself)
  • Wellbeing and Mental health Support – and Employee Assistance Program
  • Annual Flue Vaccination
  • Eye Care Contribution
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Free Parking

How to Apply:
Person Specification: All applicants for the role of Lead Endoscopy Nurse must have a valid NMC with no restrictions and full eligibility to live and work in the UK. Applicants must also have at least 2 years Endoscopy experience in the UK.
For more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Amy Daruvalla on 01489 774 211 or send a copy of your CV to amy.daruvalla@appointgroup.co.uk

Alternatively, you can text 07360 267311, if you do decide to text, please pop your name on there so I know who it’s from.


Amy Daruvalla

Health Team Manager - Hospitals & Clinics

Leading as Health Team Manager, Amy's focus is recruiting for NHS & private hospitals and clinics. With a foundation in Psychology and diverse roles, she blends her listening and matching skills flawlessly. Amy is that smiling face in the office, always ready to assist. Off-duty, she's either at the gym, running after her two little ones, eating great food along with a good glass of bubbly, or dreaming of her next sunlit vacation!