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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/06/2020.

Practice Nurse

Job Reference: 880-NPCS-0520-2242

Primary Care Services
GP Surgery
Derwent Valley Medical Practice, 20 St Mark’s Road, Derby, DE21 6AT
Dependent on qualifications and experience

Please note:

*The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early once we have received a sufficient number of applicants, so we advise you to submit your application early to prevent disappointment.

*Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification on their application will be shortlisted for this job.


We are looking to appoint a skilled and enthusiastic Practice Nurse to join our busy nursing team. We are a city practice based in Derby with a branch site in Spondon Village just 3 miles away. This role will require the applicant to work over both our surgery sites.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work flexibly plus requires you to manage your own workload and keep calm and courteous under pressure.

Practice Nurse Experience is essential and key duties will include:

  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Cervical cytology
  • Immunisation and vaccinations
  • Contraception and sexual health
  • Travel
  • NHS Health Checks
  • Ear Syringing

Our practice uses TPP SystmOne and our last CQC rating was good. Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

This post complements the existing team of nurses and HCA’s. To include the following days and times:

Mondays 13.30 – 18.30

Tuesdays 08.00 – 13.00 / 14.00 – 20.00

Fridays 08.30 – 13.00 / 14.00 – 18.30

Closing Date: Scheduled for Friday 10th June 2020

If we receive a high number of applications for this position, the advertisement may close early. You are advised to submit your application as early as possible to avoid missing your chance to apply.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact (Gemma Baines, Practice Manager on 01332 224 588)

Derwent Valley Medical Practice considers that employing staff who are patients of the practice has significant disadvantages both to the patient and to the practice. Please note therefore, that if your application is successful, and you are a patient at this practice, you will be required to register elsewhere.

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