Oncology Nurse at NSIA-LUTH Cancer Centre (NLCC)

NSIA-LUTH Cancer Centre (NLCC) is a healthcare service provider focused on cancer treatment and care. We are equipped with the most innovative cancer therapy solutions, making way for curative and palliative treatments to be delivered in Nigeria. We provide patients with a multidisciplinary team approach for the management of all types of cancers and we work with highly qualified specialists across various disciplines, allowing the centre to offer cancer care of the utmost quality.

We are currently recruiting for the position below:

Job Title: Oncology Nurse

Location: Lagos (On-site)
Job type: Full-time

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide clinical care utilizing skills to ensure Patient-focused evidence-based nursing care plans.
  • Coordinate patient/client care clinical management in line with oncologists’ instructions.
  • Delivering chemotherapy treatments to patients.
  • Display patient assessment and triaging skills, IV cannulation and venous access device management.
  • Support registered nurses that need training in the oncology field.
  • Observe the clinical progress of patients, and recognize and manage identified treatment side effects.
  • Ensure seamless patient flow in OPD.
  • Mix chemotherapy drugs according to international best practices and standards.
  • Provide continuous emotional and psychological support to the cancer patients and family members.
  • Participate in oncology research.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned within the unit.

Job Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience within a hospital setting.
  • Must be a Registered Nurse, previous experience in oncology/ICU/Specialty nursing will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent nursing skills.
  • Must be computer literate with demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel and Word.
  • Empathy, High Emotional Intelligence Quotient.
  • Good communication skills. The ability to speak another local language will be an added advantage.
  • An excellent team player with good time management skills.

Application Closing Date
29th April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Applications and updated CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.