Primary Care - NHS Salaried/Locum Advanced Nurse Practitioner – GP surgery in Braintree

  • Job Reference: 00000050-1
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2022
  • Recruiter: GP World
  • Location: Braintree
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Advanced Nurse Practitioners
  • Job Type: Permanent, Locum
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Adam Hodge
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7456 1262

Job Description

Salaried/Locum Advanced Nurse Practitioner – GP surgery in Braintree

GP World are looking for Advanced Nurse Practitioners to join our always expanding team of ANPs in our surgeries across Essex. We currently have a fantastic role in Braintree

 Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Rate:  Negotiable

Job Summary:

The post holder will demonstrate courageous and critical thinking and is a caring, compassionate and committed experienced nurse who, acting within their professional boundaries, will provide care for the presenting patient from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of care. They will demonstrate safe, competent clinical decision-making and expert care, including assessment and diagnostic skills, for patients within the general practice. The post holder will commit to demonstrating critical thinking in the safe clinical decision-making process. They will communicate and work collaboratively with the general practice team to meet the needs of patients, supporting the delivery of policy and procedures, and providing nurse leadership as required.

Person specification

Essential Knowledge

  • Advanced clinical practice skills Management of patients with long-term conditions
  • Management of patients with complex needs
  • Clinical examination skills
  • Accountability of own role and other roles in a nurse-led service
  • Local and national health policy
  • Wider health economy
  • Clinical governance issues in primary care
  • Patient group directions and associated policy

Desirable Knowledge

  • Knowledge of public health issues
  • Able to identify determinants on health in the area
  • Knowledge of public health issues in the area

Essential Skills

  • Clinical leadership skills
  • Communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Communication of difficult messages to patients and families
  • Negotiation and conflict management skills
  • Change management
  • Teaching and mentorship clinical setting
  • Resource management

Essential Experience

  • Significant post registration experience
  • Recent primary and community nursing experience
  • Nurse-led management of minor illness, minor ailments and injuries
  • Nurse-led triage
  • Compiling protocols and clinical guidelines
  • Clinical Leadership
  • Audit
  • Research
  • Nurse prescribing

Desirable Experience

  • Project management
  • Working with community development initiatives
  • Health-needs assessment

Essential qualifications

  • Registered first level nurse MSc or equivalent
  • Relevant nursing/health degree
  • Mentor/teaching qualification
  • Clinical supervision training and experience
  • Extended/independent nurse

Desirable qualifications

  • Community nursing specialist qualification

Other essential requirement

  • Self-directed practitioner
  • Highly motivated
  • Flexibility
  • Enthusiasm
  • Team player
  • Ability to work across boundaries

We look forward to hearing from you 😊

GP world has a very lucrative referral scheme. Please do contact us should you know of anyone who would be perfect for this role.