Clacton on Sea
Old Road Medical Practice
Negotiable
Nursing
16 Apr 2021
About The Role
Old Road Medical Practice are looking to recruit an experienced Advanced Practitioner into our busy practice, to support the clinical team in delivering outstanding patient care.  This role is to work 24 hours per week.
 
The main responsibilities of the role include:
  • To deliver a high standard of patient care, using advanced autonomous clinical skills, and a broad and in-depth theoretical knowledge base.
  • Assessing, diagnosing and treating patients’ conditions, initiating direct referrals as appropriate.
  • Providing expert advice to patients, carers and colleagues.
  • This strategic role will also provide the opportunity for you to develop innovative concepts, models, methods and practices to help deliver improved primary care to our practice population.
  • Promote health and well-being through the use of health promotion, health education, screening and therapeutic communication skills.
  • As an independent prescriber: to prescribe safe, effective and appropriate medication as defined by current legislative framework.
  • Leading and undertaking research and audits.
  • Providing leadership, education and training to different healthcare professionals, staff and students.
  • As a vital part of our multidisciplinary team, you will have the opportunity to support and care for a diverse patient group.
Whether you have already developed a specific specialty or have an interest in doing so, we will support your ongoing career and training development.
About The Candidate
As a key valued member of our nursing team :
  • You will be a Registered General Practice Nurse (currently registered with the NMC).
  • You will hold a recognised ANP qualification at Masters level and work as an Independent Nurse Prescriber.
  • You will be able to work with a high degree of autonomy and be confident in leading in a variety of settings.
  • Your leadership of others will also enable you to use and further develop your teaching and mentoring experience/qualifications.
  • You will be forward thinking and strive to develop innovative ideas and new ways of working, that address the health needs of the practice, whilst motivating and encouraging others to do the same.
  • As an excellent communicator and collaborator, you will embrace opportunities to work and liaise across multi-professional and agency boundaries in the interests of improving patient outcomes.
  • In addition to your highly developed clinical skills, your approach in the role will be consistently compassionate and respectful placing a high value on the dignity of patients, relatives, carers and colleagues.
About Us:

We are a busy practice based in the heart of Clacton, serving a patient population of approximately 10,000.

We operate SystmOne clinical system and have a very supportive and friendly team.

 

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