Practice Nurse

The Grange Surgery

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Job summary

A position has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to undertake the role of Practice Nurse. The ideal candidate will be registered with the NMC and ideally have experience working in a GP surgery.

Our team consists of 2 GP Partners, 3 Salaried GPs, 2 Practice Nurses, 2 HCA's, reception and administrative team with a patient list size of7,500 patients.

The Grange Surgery is a grade II listed building situated in a prime location in the historic town of Petersfield.

We offer excellent rates of pay, holiday, NHS pension and study leave as appropriate.

Main duties of the job

Provide routine nursing care to patients as required in accordance with clinical-based evidence

Provide wound care (ulcer/Doppler etc.) to patients

Request and process pathology services as necessary

Provide chronic disease clinics, delivering patient care as necessary, referring patients to secondary/specialist care as required

Implement vaccination programmes for adults and children

Liaise with external services/agencies to ensure the patient is supported appropriately (vulnerable patients etc.)

Support the clinical team with all safeguarding matters, in accordance with local and national policies

About us

The Grange Surgery has a 'family feel' with very little staff turnover. We are a social bunch who like to (under normal circumstances) enter in pub quiz's, have regular staff outings, barbeques as well as the usual Christmas functions.

We have a great demographic of patients who are all very supportive of the surgery.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Day to day practice nurse duties in a GP Surgery.

  • travel health advice and vaccinations
  • child immunisations and advice
  • Cervical cytology
  • QOF: screening and helping patients to manage long term conditions
  • obtaining blood samples
  • electrocardiograms (ECGs)/dopplers
  • smoking cessation
  • minor and complex wound management including leg ulcers

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • The ideal candidate will be registered with the NMC and ideally have experience working in a GP

Desirable

  • Able to take bloods
  • Vaccination clinics
  • Wound management
  • Dopplers
  • Long Terms Conditions (preferable/training given)
  • Cervical Cytology (preferable/training given)

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

The Grange Surgery

Address

The Causeway

Petersfield

Hampshire

GU31 4JR


Employer's website

https://www.thegrangesurgery.org.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For help with your application, contact:

Julie Port

julie.port1@nhs.net

01730267722

Date posted

23 August 2021

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

Negotiable

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Part-time

Reference number

A0340-21-6716

Job locations

The Causeway

Petersfield

Hampshire

GU31 4JR


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Opening times:

Monday to Friday: 8am to 6pm

Saturday: 9am to 3pm

Closed Bank Holidays including Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.