General Practice Nurse, Hopwood House Medical Practice

Hopwood House Medical Practice is looking to recruit an experienced General Practice Nurse who is highly motivated with an excellent work ethos to join the team based in Oldham.

Hopwood House Medical Practice is a well organised, friendly and innovative general practice in Oldham. We have an extremely supportive team with excellent practice and attached staff. The ideal candidate will have experience of QoF and other targets required of a modern day general practice.

Main responsibilities

  • To provide nursing services to patients of the practice including the development and promotion of health screening programmes, within the professional competence of the post holder. The post holder will work in accordance with the NMC code of conduct.
  • Provide nursing treatments to patients in collaboration with G.P.s or independently to agreed protocols.
  • Run Child Health surveillance clinics.
  • To provide screening for Primary Prevention of cancer.
  • Visit patients where appropriate in their own home.
  • Maintain accurate patient records, statistics and equipment used.
  • To order and maintain stocks of vaccines and injectables personally administered by the Partners or Practice Nurses.
  • To maintain professional development and education.
  • To liaise with outside agencies to provide a good standard of service to the Practice population.
  • Responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of the patients you are responsible for or come into contact with.

Special requirements of the post

  • The ability to self motivate, organise and prioritise workload.
  • Good communication skills.
  • The post holder must be in possession of a current NMC registration.
  • The post holder must hold a full U.K. driving license.

Further information

For more information regarding this opportunity please contact Teresa Read, Assistant Practice Manager, Hopwood House Medical Practice, teresa.reade@nhs.net.

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Hopwood House Medical Practice, Hopwood House, Lees Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL4 1JN (view map). For more information about the practice visit https://www.hopwood-house-medical-practice.co.uk.

Closing date: 04/05/2022Job reference: Experience Practice NurseJob type: Part timeStaff group: Nursing & Midwifery RegisteredJob location: OldhamEmployer: Hopwood House Medical Practice