192017Jul

Band 6 Practice Nurse – Oxfordshire

TXM Healthcare are a multi-disciplinary award winning healthcare agency whom are currently seeking a Band 6 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 ASAP – 29th September.

You will be responsible to the Senior Doctor or Lead Nurse and provide routine clinics to meet the need of the Population at Risk (PAR).If acting as the Lead Nurse, wou will be responsible for the line management and clinical supervision of other Practice Nurses where appropriate and ensure untrained personnel within the treatment area work within their scope of practice.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

Must be Registered Nurse (A) Level 1 nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and hold a valid and in date Personal Identification Number (PIN) with no restriction of practice and have a minimum of one year’s satisfactory previous experience at Band 6 in a Primary Health Care setting within the last 3 years. A minimum of 2 years post registration experience in Primary Health Care practice must be held.

Locums 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. Audiology
d. Ear Care (including irrigation)
e. Smoking cessation
f. Minor Injuries and Illnesses
g. Travel health.

Certificate of competency in the use of Patient Group Directives (PGDs) in a Primary Health Care setting.
Knowledge and experience of Healthcare Governance and Health Promotion activities within a Primary Healthcare (PHC) setting.
Experience gained within the last 3 years in Health Screening, clinical supervision, management of Long Term Conditions (diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease etc.).

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

Experience of facilitating Well Man clinics & Well Woman clinics.

Previous Ministry of Defence (MOD) experience.

Level 6/7 qualification held in Clinical Supervision.

Level 5/6/7 qualification held in Asthma, Diabetes or Coronary Heart Disease.

Experience of managing and ordering of stock in a non dispensing practice environment.

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.