Current Vacancies

Practice Nurse - Alma Road Surgery

Title: Practice Nurse

Responsible to: Practice Nurse Manager

Hours: 18 – 27 hours per week

Objective: To assess the nursing needs of patients and provide appropriate care/treatment adhering to practice policy and in accordance with NMC guidelines

Duties: The main duties are:


· Chronic Disease Clinics for Diabetes

· Minor and Complex wound care / ulcer care

· Compression Dressings

· Immunisations and Vaccinations

· Medical injections – B12, Prostap, MH injections etc

· ECGs

· Cervical Smears / HVS swabs

· Administer childhood immunisations

· Removal of Sutures

· Venesection


· To document the process of assessment, need and delivery of care

· To adhere to the NMC Code of Professional Conduct and Scope of Professional Practice following national, local and practice guidelines

· To attend study sessions in order to keep up to date with current trends

· To be willing to provide cover due to sickness or holiday

· To comply with the Data Protection Act and maintain confidentiality at all times

· To adhere to Practice policies for record keeping

· Any other duty appropriate to the role as requested by the Practice Nurse Manager

This Job Description is a guide to the duties required and may be amended if circumstances change and following discussion with the post-holder.

Opening Date
Closing Date
Dependant on experience
Alma Road Surgery
Vacancy Reference
Alma Road