192017Jul

Band 5 Practice Nurse – Norfolk

TXM Healthcare are a multi-disciplinary award winning healthcare agency whom are currently seeking a Band 5 Practice Nurse delivering Primary Health Care services and elements of occupational health to military personnel. The successful candidate would be required to join the team from 7th August – 27th October.

1. OVERALL JOB DESCRIPTION- SERVICE REQUIREMENTS

2. To be responsible to the Senior Medical Officer and/or Lead/ Senior Nurse and provide routine clinics to meet the need of the Population at Risk (PAR).

3. To be involved in the development of programmes of care/service delivery within their scope of practice, including the ability to perform audits and conduct electronic searches, to meet the demands of the PAR.

B. STANDARDS TO WHICH A REGISTERED NURSE MUST COMPLY WHEN PROVIDING THE SERVICE.

4. To comply with regulatory standards set out by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Code of Conduct.

5. To comply with Joint Service Publication (JSP) 950 Medical Policy.

C. ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

6. Must be Registered Nurse (A) Level 1 nurse with Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and hold a valid, in date Personal Identification Number (PIN) and not subject to any restrictions of practice.

7. Must hold current, valid personal medical indemnity insurance.

8. Have a minimum of one year’s post registration current experience (within the last 3 years) in a Band 5 or higher grade in Primary Healthcare (PHC) setting.

9. Must hold in date BLS, Automated External Defibrillator (AED), Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) and Safeguarding Level 3 certificates.

10. Must hold an accredited certificate of training obtained in the last 3 years of:

a. Immunisation and vaccination: (including children if a families practice)
b. Venepuncture
c. Ear Care (including irrigation)
d. Minor injuries and illnesses.

D. DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

11. Accredited qualifications and experience in the following areas:

a. Level 5/6/7 Clinical Supervision
b. Level 6/7 Management of Long Term Conditions
c. Level 5/6/7 Asthma
d. Level 5/6/7 Diabetes
e. Travel Health
f. Level 5/6/7 Coronary Heart Disease
g. Cervical Cytology
h. Smoking Cessation
i. ENB 998, Supporting Learning and Assessment in Practice (SLAiP), Mentorship

12. Previous Ministry of Defence (MOD) experience.

13. Competent in the use of Patient Group Directives (PGDs) in a PHC setting.

TXM Healthcare welcomes your contact. For more information please call 01908 326400 or forward a copy of your CV to Jobs@TXMHealthcare.co.uk

TXM Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you.