Advanced Nurse Practitioner – Grove House Surgery

Grove House Surgery

West Shepton

Shepton Mallet

Somerset

BA4 5UH

Advanced Nurse Practitioner (Part time)

Grove House Surgery in Shepton Mallet is currently recruiting an Advanced Nurse Practitioner to join our team.

We’re looking for an experienced nurse who, acting within their professional boundaries and with the clinical support of their doctor colleagues, can provide care for the patient from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of care within the Primary Care setting.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop and build on your existing skills. We are a training practice and provide monthly in-house training sessions for all staff. We also facilitate Nurse Practitioner participation in external monthly local teaching sessions, offering the opportunity to meet and learn with other local Nurse Practitioners.

We are proud to be a team of friendly and approachable staff. All clinicians meet together daily for tea/coffee to share learning and discuss cases. We have a full complement of GPs and ensure a good work-life balance for our staff.

The post is part time and hours can be negotiated.

The qualifications required for the role are:

RGN;

BSc or MSC in Nurse Practitioner or Advanced Practice;

Independent prescriber;

Special knowledge/Experience Competencies;

Minimum 3 years’ experience;

Autonomous practitioner working independently and in conjunction with other health care professionals;

High level of clinical skills and competency relevant to the role;

Understanding of interagency working and adult/child safeguarding;

Experience of continued professional development.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

If you would like an informal visit to have a look at the practice and meet some of the team you will be very welcome.

For further information please contact Rachel Witcombe, Practice Manager 01749 342314

rachel.witcombe@nhs.net

Closing date 24 May 2019