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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2021.

Practice Nurse

Job Reference: J377-A-21-2047

Primary Care Careers
Lister Medical Centre

About the Role We are looking to welcome an experienced, qualified General Practice Nurse into our practice to assess, plan, develop, implement and evaluate treatment programmes for our patients.   For more information please see the attached job description.


About the Candidate   If you are an experienced Practice Nurse looking for an exciting new change in career then we would love to hear from you.   You will have the following skills and qualifications:
  • A relevant nursing degree and at least 2 years post qualification experience in a General Practice setting;
  • Current NMC registration with an active PIN;
  • Fundamentals of Practice Nursing course (General Practice Nurse Foundation Programme) or equivalent experience or qualifications;
  • Competence to undertake Asthma, COPD and Diabetic clinics any Chronic illness / reviews and hold relevant certificates;
  • Evidence of clinical skills and experience in treatment room consultation,  ECG recording, screening, management of long-term conditions, cervical cytology sampling, vaccinations and immunisations, Family Planning Advice,  dressing, wound care, suture removal and recording spirometry;
  • Compassionate, empathetic approach and demonstrable kindness in all aspects of your work as well as valuing the dignity of our patients, relatives, carers and colleagues.
  • Knowledge and application of supporting long-term conditions.
  • Insight and understanding of current issues in nursing and NHS.
About Us

We are a friendly, supportive, democratic, well organised and enthusiastic GMS Practice, dedicated to providing traditional family orientated General Practice based at a new purpose built single site health centre in Harlow.

  • Currently approx 20,000 plus patients, 6 Partners, 1 ECP and a large nursing support team
  • Training Practice and also Teaching Practice for Cambridge and Barts. We are also a Research Practice.
  • Consistent high achievement in all QOF and Enhanced Services areas
  • Innovative team structure with individual patient lists (around 2,500 per FTE GP)
  • Excellent administrative support to minimise paperwork for the GP’s
  • SystmOne computer system
  • Active members of local GP federation and CCG
  • Easy access to M11/M25, close to London and Stansted and attractive Essex and Hertfordshire countryside, excellent schools

We look forward to the addition of a Salaried GP to the Practice and would be able to support a newly qualified GP if needed. Competitive salary, dependent on experience with 6 weeks annual leave.

Informal visits or contact prior to the interview process are welcome.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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