Job Vacancy – Alford Medical Practice

Alford Medical Practice require a PART TIME PRACTICE NURSE (12 hours per week).

We are a friendly, highly motivated, Medical Practice looking for an enthusiastic, reliable individual with excellent organisational and communication skills to join our Nursing team. The hours will be 12 per week (Tuesdays and Fridays), however, flexibility will be required to cover annual leave and sickness absence. Salary is dependant on experience. The successful candidate will contribute to the smooth running of the practice, working in conjunction with the GPs, Practice Nursing Team and other members of the primary healthcare team. Applicants should have proven experience and sound knowledge of general treatment room duties such as venepuncture, wound care management, conducting ECGs, performing ear syringing, routine adult immunisations and undertaking cervical cytology. Experience of Near Patient Testing for patients taking Warfarin would be preferable. Applicants should be registered with a recognised professional body and should adhere to the standards of care as set out by the NMC. Communication, pro-activity and team working are all skills required to successfully fulfil this role. You should be able to prioritise your own workload and have experience and confidence in dealing with face to face consultations. The practice would consider supporting a successful candidate in further training and potential applicants are encouraged to contact the practice to discuss this further. Knowledge of General Practice and Vision clinical system is desirable but not essential as full training will be given. For a job description and application form, please contact:- Shirley Mann, Practice Manager email – shirley.mann@nhs.net telephone – 019755 62253 The closing date for applications is Friday, 25 August 2017 Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30 August 2017