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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/10/2021.

Treatment Room Practice Nurse

Job Reference: J130-A-21-1805

Employer:
Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC)
Department:
General Practice
Location:
Windermere
Salary:
On Application

ABOUT CHOC

We provide out of hours (OOH) primary care and Extended Access appointments to the population of Cumbria (500,000 people over a land mass of 2,613 square miles), working out of 12 clinical sites. Our core bases are:

  • Kendal
  • Barrow
  • Whitehaven
  • Carlisle
  • Penrith
  • Wigton

Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission we pride ourselves on working as one team to deliver high standards. Our social mission is “to achieve excellence in the care of our patients by providing a safe and caring high quality service that’s easily accessible.”

Working for CHoC can offer flexible opportunities in terms of location, hours and working patterns so you can enjoy a great work life balance. In order to provide the best patient care we understand the importance of ensuring staff satisfaction and are consistently trying to ensure we offer our staff a positive working environment whether that be though training or social events.

Listen to your heart. Have the work life balance you'd love.


CHoC have recently been awarded a long term contract to provide general medical services at Windermere and Bowness Medical Practice. As a result of this we are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Treatment Room Practice Nurse to join the team and to help shape the future of daytime services within our practice.

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity within general practice this role could be for you so please read on.

About you:

As a passionate Treatment Room Practice Nurse, you will be committed to delivering high quality care - just like us!

The role is to provide and maintain a high standard of nursing care for patients as well as providing nursing assistance to the doctors and other members of the primary healthcare team

The role:

You will provide comprehensive healthcare sensitive to the needs of the Windermere and Bowness Medical Practice patient population. 

The role will include skills and role expected of a Treatment Room Practice Nurse including: 

  • Hypertension Monitoring 
  • Cytology
  • Suture and surgical clip removal
  • ECGs
  • Travel Vaccination and Adult/Child Vaccination 
  • Dressings

Hours of work:

This is a permanent role with 10 hours per week available within the practice, on Monday 1pm - 6pm and Tuesday 2.30pm - 7.30pm.

Benefits:

  • NHS Pension scheme
  • Clinical and wellbeing support
  • training and CPD opportunities
  • voucher scheme: computer/cycle to work/childcare/eye care
  • Study leave/annual leave/sick pay
  • Paid indemnity cover

For more information, please contact the CHoC HR team on 01228 514830 or choc.hr@choc.nhs.uk - we look forward to hearing from you!




“Cumbria Health on Call Limited is a data controller and will process your personal data as part of the recruitment process. We take steps to safeguard your personal data and details of our processing activities can be found in our recruitment privacy notice which can be accessed via www. chocltd.co.uk/recruitment/ . If you would like a hard copy posting to you please contact us.”


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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