Nurse Practitoner – Beckington Family Practice

Beckington Family Practice is looking for a Nurse Practitioner for acute care Monday to Friday: 37.5 hours per week (Temp to perm), job share would be considered for part time applicants.

We are currently looking for a hardworking, reliable person to join our team of clinicians to provide acute care appointments and some visits initially on a temporary basis to cover significant illness with one of our staff members. We anticipate that this post would lead to a permanent job.

We are a friendly, well established and growing semi-rural training practice based south of Bath, with an ethos for a high standard of patient care.

  • GMS Practice list size 10,500
  • Three partners, six salaried GPs, one ANP vacancy
  • Purpose built main surgery in Beckington, modern branch surgery in Frome Health Centre
  • Dispensing at one site
  • EMIS web across both sites
  • Training and Teaching Practice

Essential Qualifications:

  • Current Registration – RGN BSc (Hons)
  • Membership of a professional body e.g. RCN or NMC
  • Experience and qualifications in triaging urgent care requests and managing minor illness and injuries
  • A prescribing qualification or commitment to gaining one

Desirable qualities:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Enthusiasm for expanding and developing our service
  • Willingness to engage with QOF data entry

We offer:

  • A very friendly, supportive and professional environment, joining an established team.
  • Support (both financial and supervisory) to extend your qualifications and develop your career.
  • In-House Educational Peer Support Group
  • Regular clinical governance meetings and MDT’s
  • Excellent GP support
  • Flexibility around working hours and locations – all our sites are only minutes from the A36
  • NHS pension, holiday and study leave

Annual Salary: Competitive

If you would like to discuss further then please contact Robert Slade on 01373 867989

Please apply with CV and covering letter to;

Robert Slade, Practice Manager,

St Luke's Surgery, Beckington, Frome, Somerset BA11 6SE

Telephone: 01373 867989 or email: robert.slade1@nhs.net