Renal Nurse

  • Bristol
  • £27055 - £32146 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Band 5

Posted November 17, 2022

Band 5

Renal Nurse – Haemodialysis Unit


So, you want to learn more about Registered Nursing opportunities within our Renal department? Here are some of the reasons we’re unique…

The Dialysis Unit is part of a regional renal transplant centre with five Haemodialysis Satellite Units across the South West area. The renal unit also has an acute haemodialysis unit, an inpatient renal dialysis and renal transplant ward. As a nurse working in our service, you will be supported to learn the skills required to manage patients requiring renal replacement, both haemodialysis/haemodiafiltration and peritoneal dialysis, as well as gaining experience looking after those patients who have undergone a kidney transplant.

Development opportunities? You will develop expert skills in Haemodialysis and renal specialist care and have access to educational opportunities to attend renal specialist courses!!

We currently have opportunities available for:

  • Experienced Registered Nurses with current NMC Registration
  • Newly Qualified and Newly Qualifying Nurses

Main duties of the job

The Role: As a Staff Nurse within our department, key duties will include:

  • Providing specialist nursing care for a group of patients with multiple complex needs with end-stage renal failure that requires haemodialysis, therefore requiring the use of haemodialysis technology
  • Assessment and observation of patients and administering medication
  • Opportunity to take charge of the ward with a Band 6 colleague to develop co-ordination and leadership skills

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