Pre-Assessment Nurse – Private Hospital

Location: North of Watford – Hertfordshire

Position: RGN / Ward Nurse

Care Categories: Ward / multidisciplinary

Salary: £28,500 – £34,500 – negotiable depending on experience

Hours: Full time 37.5

Contract type: Permanent

About the service: We are delighted to be recruiting for a Pre Assessment-Nurse to join our highly reputable private healthcare provider in their bright and vibrant private hospital just north of Watford in Hertfordshire.

The hospital is ideally situated within easy reach of Hatfield, St Albans, Stevenage, Watford, North London and throughout Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. This is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate Registered General Nurse ( RGN ) to join a leading, forward-thinking private hospital in their expanding hospital north of Watford. 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.

The hospital has recently invested into the latest facilities and services and now offers a full range of surgical procedures and treatments.

About the role:

You will be working on the ward as part of our nursing team and will be responsible for:

Delivering the highest quality of pre and post op care to patients

Demonstrable knowledge and skills in pre assessment practice

Working well as part of a supportive team, offering knowledge

Assessing patient needs with enthusiasm and empath

Planning, implementing and evaluating care programs with clinical procedures

Providing medication, injections, intravenous infusions, and female and male catheterisation

Demonstrable knowledge and skills in the nurse’s area of clinical practice, including phlebotomy, cannulation, ECGs, epidurals and intravenous antibiotics

Keeping patient medical records, up to date, accurate and managing them on an IT System

Who we’re looking for;

Be NMC registered RGN – your pin must not have any restrictions or conditions

Eligibility to live and work in the UK

Previous ward experience, within acute surgical care

Experience working within the private sector is desirable

Willingness to learn and grow in the role

Ability to work well independently and within a team

Good written, numerical, and verbal communication skills

Computer literate using MS Office Suite and web based reporting systems


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 & for more information about the vacancy please contact:

If you are interested in this opportunity, I would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV to or Click apply. If you would like more information about this position, Please call Sim Bhatti on 01489 774 209 or you can text 07429877199 (its free If you do decide to text, please pop your name on there so I know who it’s from.)

My purpose is to take the stress out of finding a job role, I support all nurses through the entire recruitment process from interviews, negotiating offers, on-boarding and beyond.

Take that first step and contact me, let’s have a conversation. All conversations are treated in the strictest confidence.

Person Specification: All applicants must have a valid NMC Registration with no restrictions and All applicants must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need sponsorship or visa support