PRACTICE NURSE, HOPWOOD HOUSE OLDHAM

Hopwood House is looking to recruit a Practice Nurse to provide nursing services to patients of the practice including the development and promotion of health screening programmes. 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. 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 licence.

To discuss this opportunity further, please contact teresa.reade@nhs.net.

Closing date: 30/09/2021Job reference: Practice NurseJob type: Part timeStaff group: Nursing & Midwifery RegisteredJob location: OldhamEmployer: Hopwood House Medical PracticeSalary: Negotiable depending on Experience