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Respiratory trained Practice Nurse – Port View Surgery

Hours: TBA
Salary: TBA dependent on experience
Closing date: 30/09/2024


Port View Surgery has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Practice Nurse who is trained in the management of respiratory patients to become part of our amazing team.

We are a supportive, forward thinking practice and we pride ourselves in the continuity of personal care we are able to provide for our 7000 patients.

The post is initially for 16 hours per week there will also be a requirement to cover the absence of your nursing colleagues so flexibility is a key requirement.

Rate of pay will depend upon relevant experience

Job responsibilities:

• Assist in and perform routine tasks related to patient care as directed by senior staff and GPs
• Care management of the practices Asthma and COPD patients.
• Cytology
• Wound care / ulcer care/Doppler
• Removal of Sutures
• New Patient Medicals/Urinalysis
• Travel Vaccinations
• ECGs
• Asthma/Peak Flow Readings/Spirometry
• Venepuncture
• Hypertension Management
• Ear syringing
• Routine immunisations/Childhood immunisations
• Chaperoning and assisting patients where appropriate who are being examined by another clinician
• Assisting GPs with minor surgery and coil fittings
• Requesting pathology tests, for example urine culture, swabs
• Interest in Contraception.
• Following agreed clinical protocols with referral to senior nurses or GPs as appropriate
• Other tasks will include
• Maintaining and cleaning equipment
• Maintaining Nurses rooms, stocking and rotating items as required
• Chaperoning and assisting patients who are being examined by another clinician.
• Maintain general tidiness and cleanliness of nurses and treatment rooms
• Ordering of stock
• Ordering of vaccinations to maintain stock levels
• Participation in administrative systems in the Practice
• At all times there will be a need to maintain accurate records
• Attend and participate in any Practice meetings when required.
• Any other delegated duties appropriate to the post

To apply for this job please contact:

Tina Seedhouse (Practice Manager)

Port View Surgery