Salaried Practice Nurse in North West London

  • Job Reference: 00000087-1
  • Date Posted: 28 January 2020
  • Recruiter: GP World
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Advanced Nurse Practitioners
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Adam Hodge
  • Email: Adamhodge@gpworld.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 7456 1262

Job Description

Salaried Practice Nurse in North West London

GP World currently have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Practice Nurse in West London

Hours:  25 Hours per week

Duration: - negotiable

Rate: negotiable

Required.

  • Full indemnity insurance
  • Diploma/Degree in Nursing
  • NMC registration

Job Summary

The post holder is responsible for ensuring the delivery of safe and effective nursing care to the whole practice population. They will work closely with the practice management and GPs to deliver the practice priorities. Clinically, the focus of the role is the delivery of evidence-based practice for patients with long-term conditions and management and preventative nursing interventions to all patients. As man autonomous practitioner the nurse is responsible for the care delivered, demonstrating critical thinking and skills in clinical decision-making. They will work collaboratively with the whole general practice team to meet the needs of patients, supporting the delivery of policy and procedures.

Person Specification

 

  1. Knowledge

    Essential

    • Skills in management of patients with Long term conditions including COPD and Diabetes
    • Awareness of accountability of own and other roles in a nurse-led service
    • Knowledge of health promotion strategies
    • Awareness of local and national health policy
    • Knowledge of clinical governance issues in primary care
    • Knowledge of patient group directions and associated policy

      Desirable

  2. Skills

    Essential

    • Clinical leadership skills
    • Negotiation skills
    • Clinical skills – including cervical cytology,

       

    • immunisation and vaccination, COPD and diabetes

       

    • Behaviour Change skills and ability to support
  3. Experience

    Essential

    • Minimum 5 years post registration experience
    • At least 2 years recent primary and community
    • ·nursing experience
    • Experience in nurse-led management of long-term conditions
    • Experience in implementing protocols and
    • clinical guidelines
    • Experience in quality initiatives such as clinical
    • Benchmarking
    • Audit skills

      Desirable

  4. Qualifications

    Essential

    • Registered first level nurse
    • Community nursing specialist qualification or equivalent
    • Relevant nursing/health degree

      Desirable

  5. Other
  • Ability to identify determinates on health and wellbeing in the local area
  • Knowledge of public health issues in the area
  • Management knowledge
  • patients to change lifestyle
  • Telephone Consultation skills including listening,
  • advising and time management
  • Communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to communicate difficult messages to
  • patients and families
  • Negotiation and conflict management skills
  • IT skills

    Desirable

  • Minor Illness
  • Research Programmes
  • Independent prescribing qualification

Essential

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