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Nurse Manager (Lead Practice Nurse) - The Wilson Practice

Role: Nurse Manager (Lead Practice Nurse) GP Practice

Are you an experienced Practice Nurse looking to take the leap into the world of management? Perhaps you are currently in a lead role and would like a new challenge to help us shape and develop our nursing team.

The focus of the role is ensuring the delivery of safe and effective nursing care to our patient population. The post holder will be the Practice Nurse Team Leader / Nurse Manager at The Wilson Practice Alton. The post holder will also be able to work as part of the whole general practice team as well as autonomously, demonstrating strong professional decision-making skills and clinical expertise. They will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of evidence-based nursing care to the Practice population and will actively support the Practice Management team in developing and reviewing clinical policy.

Overview of our organisation

Why work with us?

We have a sociable inclusive team, with great spirit. It is a supportive environment with an open-door policy. We encourage and support the development of special interests and personal development. We are an active training practice with Nurse Trainees, FY2s and Registrars, many of whom return post-qualification. The team is evolving and broadening to produce a sustainable, effective service for our patients and a good working environment for our staff.

How we work…

We run a total triage system using e-Consult and telephone calls. We also have a walk- in minor injuries unit.

Job Description

The Role will provide you with the opportunity to lead and manage 6 Practice Nurses, 1 HCA and 3 phlebotomists. You will be assisted by treatment room lead.

The Lead Practice Nurse / Nurse Manager will be responsible for several clinical areas such as Infection Control, Health Promotion and Chronic Disease management.

We are an established training practice and regularly have medical students & GP registrars. We like to empower our workforce, supporting you to develop to your fullest potential, as well as partnering with patients to take shared responsibility for their healthcare.

The post holder must possess a current NMC PIN and maintain current membership of the Royal College of Nursing.

Salary will be dependent on experience and will be discussed at interview. Ideally, we are looking for minimum 30 hours per week with up to 37 hours per week available. Flexibility to cover for holidays and sickness is essential.

Summary

  • Exciting new role with a dynamic and friendly GP Practice.
  • Experience in primary care essential.
  • Salary based on skills and experience.
  • Opportunity to lead and manage 6 Practice Nurses, 1 HCA and 3 phlebotomists.

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Referral programme

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Experience:

  • Primary care: 3 years (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • NMC

Ability to Commute:

  • Alton (required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Alton: Relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person

How to apply

To apply for this role please send a covering letter explaining why you feel you are the right candidate along with your CV to: rachael.sowerby2@nhs.net

We welcome informal visits, please contact Rachael Sowerby, the Practice Manager : rachael.sowerby2@nhs.net


Opening Date
07/05/2024
Closing Date
03/07/2024
Salary
Negotiable dependant on experience
Organisation
The Wilson Practice
Contact
Location
Alton GU34 2QX