Salaried Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Berkshire

  • Job Reference: 00000078-1
  • Date Posted: 22 October 2019
  • Recruiter: GP World
  • Location: Ascot, Berkshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Advanced Nurse Practitioners
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Adam Hodge
  • Email: Adamhodge@gpworld.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 7456 1262

Job Description

Practitioner in BerkshireSalaried Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Berkshire

 GP World are looking for a Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Berkshire.

 

Hours:  80 Hours per week

Duration: - To be confirmed

Rate:£45,000.00 per year

 

JOB SUMMARY

  • The Advanced Nurse Practitioner will use specialist knowledge and skills to provide healthcare, independently, to patients (adults and children) attending the Centre.
  • The post holder is accountable for the total episode of care within the Centre; for patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed needs.
  • The post holder will act as a role model, delivering advanced practice and promoting clinical effectiveness in care. They will be required to work autonomously in delivering independent assessment, clinical examination, diagnosis, clinical decision making and planning of care and treatment, diagnosis, prescribing, health promotion and safe discharge of patients.
  • The post holder will work closely with all members of the multidisciplinary team and will play an integral role in the operational/strategic development of the service.
  • The post holder will promote and facilitate evidence-based practice and clinical audit and research within the service.
  • The post holder will work as an autonomous practitioner within the Centre delivering all aspects of management and care to a wide range of patients with varying needs. The role will work in conjunction with multidisciplinary teams to provide holistic care and medical treatment to all Centre patients.
  • The post holder will be either be an individual with a recognised master’s degree qualification in Advanced Practice or be studying towards one (trainee’s must have completed the clinical assessment and prescribing module as a minimum.

Person Specification  

Qualification and training

Essential

  • Registered with the relevant processional body

  • Degree-Level registration qualification or equivalent post-registration award

  • PG Diploma in Advanced Practice

  • Life support Qualification (or alternative profession specific clinically determined qualifications)

  • Non-Medical Prescribing

  • Up to date Clinical Practice

Desirable

  • MSC in Advanced practice or equivalent qualification – or working toward willingness to undertake

  • Relevant teaching qualification

Knowledge and experience

Essential

  • Demonstrated advanced clinical practice

  • Experience in urgent care and minor illness

  • Experience of prioritising needs and informed decision making in care and delivery

  • Evidence of continuous development and the practical application of new skills to the work place

  • Evidence of lead for or contribution to audit programmes within the practice.

  • Change management experience and direct involvement of redesign within a service, including promoting evidence bases practice.

  • Experience of developing services are based on assessed needs of patient groups.

  • Knowledge relating to current urgent care organisational policy and national legislation

  • Currently undertaking clinical practice

  • Excellent communication skills

Desirable

  • evidence of strong teaching background

  • managerial Responsibilities

  • Direct Supervision of junior, in all professional groups

  • Supervision of groups

Skills and Capabilities

Essential

  • Documented evidence of advanced clinical skills competencies

  • Ability to motivate individuals and teams

  • Advanced oral and written communication skills and confidence to discuss patient management with other member of the MDT

  • High level capability using outcome measures and audit

  • Confidence and ability to accurately assess and manage complex patient presentation to a higher professional standard

  • Ability to critique own practice to an advanced level  In-depth knowledge in their specialist clinical field.

  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively and to work in a high-pressure environment.

  • Excellent liaison and negotiation skills.

  • Commitment to Staff Development and Training.

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and autonomously

  • Evidence of managing complex patients in stressful and emotional situations where life-changing events are being communicated and clinically managed

Behaviours

  • Inspirational, with ability to motivate a team.

  • Flexible, positive, problem solving approach to issues.

  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team.

  • Professional and patient focused, with a strong commitment to providing high quality care.

  • Able to remain calm and polite under pressure

  • Flexible and adaptable, able to work all shifts

  • Capable of lateral thinking with well-developed assertiveness skills, able to successfully initiate, manage and sustain change.

  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to optimising a high standard of patient car

  • Approachable

  • To strive for excellence and effectiveness at all times.

  • Highly motivated

  • Resilience

  • Able to work under pressure

  • Open and honest

  • Ability to work across professional and organisational boundaries

Communication skills

  • Ability to utilise a range of communication methods

  • The ability to build relationships at all levels

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  •  Excellent verbal and written skills.

  • Able to handle conflict respecting other values and opinion

Other requirements

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and trust

  •  An awareness of information governance and data protection

  • Commitment to continuing professional development

  • Eligible to live and work in the UK

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