09 May 2015

Cruise Ship Nurse (Locum)

Salary: £200.00 per: day
Location: England, South East, Hampshire, Southampton
We are seeking experienced A&E Nurses or Nurse Practitioners for short-term locum assignments on a cruise ship, departing mostly from Southampton.

These are initially ad-hoc/as required assignments, with the potential option to become permanent ongoing positions.Please note you must have three years current A&E or Nurse Practitioner experience, in addition to current valid Advanced Life Support (not ILS) to be eligible for consideration for this role.Our client is a leading cruise operator in the UK operating cruises to the Mediterranean, the Baltic, the Norwegian Fjords, the Caribbean, the Atlantic Islands, and round-the-world voyages.Role Summary

Ships have 2, 3 or 4 Nurses, depending on the size of the ship, including a Senior Nurse and two Doctors.

There is always a nurse and a doctor on call, the nurse is the first responder who receives the initial 999 call, she/he will then contact the on call Doctor accordingly.

Daily Routine: Duty Nurse on call 8am - 8pm

Night Routine: Duty Nurse on call 8pm – 8am

Duties comprise passenger and crew clinics morning and afternoon, with an on-call rota shared amongst the nursing team at all other times.

A full job description is available upon reciept of current CV

Person requirements
Registered Nurse with full NMC registration
At least a three year A&E or Nurse Practitioner clinical background
Valid ALS / ACLS - AHA or UK Resus Council accredited .

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