Practice Nurse - Prestbury Medical Practice

Hours: approx 22 per week to include Saturdays on a rota basis

Salary: negotiable dependent on experience

Re-advertised post (please note previous applicants need not re-apply)

We are a friendly, innovative and progressive Practice, providing services to a diverse population of Wolverhampton. We operate from two sites within the Wolverhampton area (Wednesfield and Bushbury), ideally you will need to drive and have access to a car.
 
We have an opportunity for an experienced, dynamic and enthusiastic Practice Nurse to join our Practice team. Previous experience of working as a Practice Nurse and also competent in Chronic Disease Management is an essential criteria. Favourable consideration will be given to Respiratory Disease and Diabetes trained applicants.
Applicants must have at least 2 years post- graduation experience to apply.
The successful candidate will be a team player with good communication and interpersonal skills, self-motivated and willing to upskill in areas outside their competence.
Normal nursing duties will include:
 
Wound dressings
Cytology
Health Promotion
Vaccinations and Immunisations (Travel, Flu, Childhood and Adult)
Infection Prevention Audits
Chronic disease reviews
Health Assessments
Contraceptive reviews
Minor surgery assistance to GP’s
Injections (B12, hormonal, depo etc)
 
An informal visit will be welcomed for applicants.
 
If you are interested in applying please send a full covering letter and CV with salary indicator to Victoria Roddie, Prestbury Medical Practice, 81 Prestwood Road West, Wednesfield, WV11 1HT or email victoria.roddie@nhs.net
Closing date - Friday 26 October 2018