Practice Nurse required in Harlow, Essex

Practice Nurse required in Harlow, Essex

  • Location

    Harlow, Essex

  • Sector:

    Medical

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £23 - £30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Josh Dadrah

  • Contact email:

    joshd@eligo.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    PN-EX_1628749685

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-11

  • Consultant:

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Practice Nurse required in Harlow, Essex
The practice nurse will be required to work as part of the primary healthcare team providing Personal Medical Services to the 12000 GMS practice. Ideally seeking a Band 6 Nurse to cover 40 hrs per week (System One)
  • Assist in and perform routine tasks related to patient care as directed by senior nursing staff and GPs
  • Cytology
  • Wound care / ulcer care/Doppler
  • Removal of Sutures
  • New Patient Medicals/Urinalysis
  • Travel Clinic
  • ECGs
  • Asthma/Peak Flow Readings/Spirometry
  • Venepuncture
  • Hypertension Management
  • Ear syringing
  • Routine immunizations/Childhood immunisations
  • Knowledge or background of chronic disease management
  • Smear training is desired but not essential as training can be provided
  • Spirometry
  • Covid Immunisations
  • Chaperoning and assisting patients where appropriate who are being examined by another clinician
  • Assisting GPs with minor surgery and coil fittings
  • Requesting pathology tests, for example urine culture, swabs
  • Interest in Diabetes or Coronary Heart Disease and Contraception.
  • Following agreed clinical protocols with referral to senior nurses or GPs as appropriate
  • Other tasks will include
  • Clean and sterilise equipment using autoclave - monitoring autoclave
  • Maintaining and cleaning equipment used by the nurses and GPs
  • Maintaining GP and Nurses rooms, stocking and rotating items as required
  • Chaperoning and assisting patients who are being examined by another clinician.
  • Maintain general tidiness and cleanliness of nurses and treatment rooms
  • Maintain stock of waiting room leaflets as instructed by partners and Practice Manager
  • Ordering of Health Promotion Literature
  • Ordering of stock from the District Hospital
  • Ordering of vaccinations to maintain stock levels
  • Participation in administrative systems in the Practice
  • At all times there will be a need to maintain accurate records
  • A duty to advise senior nurses of potential problems or errors within a range of assigned tasks
  • Attend and participate in any Practice meetings when required.
  • On occasion there may be a requirement to undertake home visits
  • Any other delegated duties appropriate to the post
The post-holder will participate in any training programme implemented by the practice as part of this employment, such training to include:

*Participation in an annual individual performance review, including taking responsibility for maintaining a record of own personal and/or professional development
*Taking responsibility for own development, learning and performance and demonstrating skills and activities to others who are undertaking similar work.
Are you interested in a fantastic opportunity, working with a multidisciplinary team in a primary care setting in Harlow, Essex? Our client is an award-winning Primary Care services provider, who are now seeking to increase their clinical resource by appointing an dynamic Band 6 Practice Nurse to help deliver a first class healthcare service. This Practice are seeking a GP on a salaried basis to cover 40 hours per week. The surgery is ideally seeking a GP who can cover Monday - Friday, but they will also consider part-time GPs too. The remuneration is negotiable, and this is genuinely a great surgery to work at.Duties to include covering mainly Chronic Disease Management, Childhood Imms and Travel Vaccine. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested in this role.

With over 20 years' combined experience in placing Locum GP's, Nurses, and Non-Clinical staff, the Eligo Medical team have an ethos of providing a dedicated, specialist consultant to candidates, and a high-quality service delivered promptly and professionally.

Is this Advanced Nurse Practitioner work based in Telford suitable? If not, get in touch and advise us what ANP or medical sessions you are looking for and where, and we will make every effort to find it for you. Alternatively, if you know any ANP's or medical professionals who might be interested, we offer a great referral bonus of up to £200!