Practice Nurse

Yealmpton, Plymouth
£16.80 dependant on experience
08 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Yealm Medical Centre


CONTACT:  Claire Shenton

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LOCATION:  Yealmpton

JOB TITLE:  Part Time Practice Nurse

SALARY & BENEFITS: £16.80 dependant on experience

WORKING HOURS: 15 hours per week, likely to be all day Tuesday, half day Thursday & Friday (mornings)

THE COMPANY: Our client is a GMS practice in Yealmpton who has approximately 5500 patients. The practice provides general medical services to two nursing homes, a residential home and two flat complexes with residents that require frequent care. They are part of a Primary Care Research Network and have been rewarded with a Sessional Status.

THE ROLE:  As a Practice Nurse you will be assisting medical personnel in the care of Practice patients to include treatment, preventative care, screening and patient education.

Key Responsibilities of a Practice Nurse to include:-

  • Childhood Vaccinations
  • Travel service advice and vaccinations
  • Women’s routine health
  • Contraceptive services
  • Wound dressing
  • Minor ailments
  • Chronic disease management such as Asthma & diabetes
  • Infection control
  • Assisting GP’s for minor surgery
  • Dealing with samples

THE CANDIDATE: As a practice nurse you will need to be an enthusiastic and caring individual who has great communication skills. Ideally you will have experience working as a practice nurse in a previous role, however full training will be given if the right candidate came from a different nursing background. Whether you are newly qualified or have years’ experience everyone is considered for this position.

Key experience essential for the role:

  • You will need a NMC Pin
  • You will need to be a team player
  • Live within a commutable distance to Yealmpton

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

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