PRESTBURY MEDICAL PRACTICE
GENERAL PRACTICE NURSE (GPN)
Salary: Negotiable dependent upon experience
Working hours: Approx. 16 hours per week (Saturday morning on a cover basis)
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. Favorable consideration will be given to Respiratory Disease and Diabetes trained applicants.
At least 2 years post-graduation experience is desirable to apply however if you have any specific qualification that supports the list below or you have completed the Fundamentals of Primary Care Nursing course please apply. Currently we cannot support a newly qualified nurse for this particular position.
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:
Chronic disease management / reviews
Wound assessment and dressings
Vaccinations and Immunisations (Travel, Flu, Childhood and Adult)
Infection Prevention Audits
Chronic disease reviews
Minor surgery assistance to GP’s
Injections (B12, hormonal, depo etc)
An informal visit will be welcomed and are encouraged.
Closing date: Wednesday 31 October 2019
Date of interview: Friday 8 November 2019
If you would like to apply please forward an updated CV and covering letter including a salary indicator to:
Victoria Roddie, HR / H&S Officer, Prestbury Medical Practice, 81 Prestwood Road West, Wednesfield, WV11 1HT or email email@example.com