Hyperbaric Nurse

  • Job Reference: 7703
  • Date Posted: 13 June 2022
  • Employer: QinetiQ
  • Website: https://www.qinetiq.com/
  • Location: Chichester, West Sussex
  • Salary: £32,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job title: Hyperbaric Nurse Location: Chichester Company: QinetiQ

About the role

Hyperbaric Nurse working in clinical and pressurised environments, operating a hyperbaric chamber, providing nursing care to NHS and military patients, completing preliminary diving medicals and completing other tasks associated with these roles including clinical administration, development of procedures and protocols, training other staff and supporting research projects.

What do I need?

  • Registered with the UK Nursing and Midwifery Council as an Adult or General Nurse
  • At least 2 years post-registration experience in primary care or an acute clinical environment
  • Medically fit to work in the pressurised environment of a hyperbaric chamber
  • Competent with clinical IT systems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Unrestricted MCA medical certificate
  • SC clearance
  • Ability to work out of hours and complete on call duties overnight and at weekends
  • Prepared to work off site including on board a sea going vessel

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of Critical care or the Emergency Department
  • Previous practical experience of diving and / or hyperbaric medicine
  • Qualification as a Certified Hyperbaric Registered Nurse or equivalent
  • Wound care

Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance as a minimum.

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Why Join QinetiQ?

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there's never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation, courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.

You'll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you'll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in an diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture here.

Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits. You'll receive highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what's happening