Senior Practice Nurse / Team Leader

We’re looking to recruit a Senior Practice Nurse who can lead, support and be an excellent role model for our nursing team. If you’re an enthusiastic, forward-thinking General Practice Nurse with appropriate clinical skills, knowledge and experience seeking a role where you can really make a difference, we’d love to hear from you.

Main duties of the job

  • Oversee & provide proficient clinical assessment, screening, health education and clinical care to patients
  • Utilise sensitive & appropriate communication styles
  • Maintain accurate, complete records
  • Use effective time-management strategies
  • Participate in the delivery of scheduled immunisation & vaccination programmes
  • Promote & develop nursing excellence in women’s health
  • Work in conjunction with our Middlewood TVN to deliver excellence in wound care
  • Be responsible for ensuring chronic disease management programmes are delivered safely & effectively
  • Oversee and ensure specific programmes are in place for the screening & nursing management of patients with respiratory & cardiovascular conditions
  • Help identify & effectively manage patients with pre-diabetes
  • Support & develop effective healthy eating and weight management programmes
  • Develop & enhance opportunities for nurses to participate in minor illness & ailment pathways
  • Establish innovative ways of working with the wider multi-disciplinary team & care community
  • Identify and promote new & innovative strategies to support mental health & Children/Young People’s access to services

CLOSING DATE 16/06/2022