Screening and Immunisation Nurse, Learning Disabilities and Autism, Better Health MCR PCN

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work as part of the Better Health MCR Primary Care Network, with people with learning disabilities and autism, on a innovative project to improve their uptake of national cancer and non-cancer screening offers, and adult immunisation programmes.

As a PCN we are on a mission to think differently, to break down barriers and to improve the lives of our local communities. Our mission is to be caring and curious in all that we do. To achieve this, we continue to build our network team bringing together a service that puts the wellbeing of patients at the heart of what we do.

The Better Health MCR PCN, which is made up of three practices:

  • The Robert Darbishire Practice
  • New Bank Health Centre
  • The Whitswood Practice

At Better Health MCR our people are our biggest asset. We are a not-for-profit social enterprise reinvesting in our patients and importantly, our staff.

The role of Screening and Immunisation Nurse – Learning Disabilities and Autism contributes to the core work of the PCN in working with our partners to reduce inequalities.

You will have excellent communication and people skills, experience of working with the public and a commitment to give a good service to a diverse population.

A passion for empowering and reducing health inequalities for people with learning disabilities and autism. A responsive, creative team-based approach to meeting the needs of a deprived and ethnically diverse inner city population are essential.

In-house training and support will be provided to develop the necessary skills and to achieve qualification in this field (currently health and social care apprenticeship).

For more information about this job vacancy please contact Sue Daly, Business Support Manager, The Robert Darbishire Practice, sue.daly1@nhs.net, 0161 225 6699.

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Rusholme Health Centre, Walmer Street, Rusholme, Manchester, M14 5NP (view map). For more information about the practice please visit https://www.rdp.org.uk.

Closing date: 31/07/2022Job type: Fixed termStaff group: Medical & DentalJob location: ManchesterEmployer: Better Health MCRAfC pay band: Band 5