Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care GP

East London
£43,000pa/£22ph pro-rata
27 Apr 2012
25 May 2012
Nursing Field
Community Care, GP Practice
Job Type
Part Time

Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care GP

TPP Healthcare are currently representing a well performing East London GP practice/health centre who are seeking a new part-time Nurse Practitioner to join their team. The practice has two partners and 6 salaried GP’s with approximately 11,500 patients.  They are a PMS Practice and Undergraduate Teaching  & Training Practice.

Outline of the role:

The post holder will be an experienced nurse practitioner who will provide care for the presenting patient from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of care.

Job Criteria:

-          Assess, diagnose, plan implement and evaluate treatment/interventions and care for patents

-          Clinically examine and assess patients needs from a physiological and psychological perspective

-          Diagnose and manage both acute and chronic conditions

-          Prioritise health problems and intervene appropriately to assist to the patient in complex urgent or emergency

-          Provide information and advise on prescribed or over-the-counter medication on medication regimens, side-effects and interactions

-          Support and manage health needs of women presenting for family planning, cervical cytology or sexual health consultation

 Personal Specification:

-          Advanced clinical practice skills

-          Minimum 5 years post registration experience

-          Extended/independent nurse

-          Registered first level nurse MSc or equivalent

-          Relevant nursing/health degree

-          Mentor/teaching qualification

-          Nurse prescribing

-          Leading a team

-          Self-directed practitioner

-          Highly motivated 

*Please do note that this is a brief outline of the role, however all the above is essential criteria for the post, so to avoid disappointment please only apply should you meet all of the requirements

Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care GP

Ref – 41275PMR

Part-time (3-5 sessions per week)

£43,000pa/£22ph pro-rata

East London

Start date – flexible

To apply for this Nurse Practitioner post, please email your CV to quoting reference 41275PMR or phone Penny Raven on 020 7198 6080 for more information.  All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.