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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 22/01/2020.

Clinical Lead Primary Care Nursing (Interim)

Job Reference: 493-CCG-2211992

West Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Clinical Lead
1829 Building, Chester
£200.00 per session

The new single strategic commissioner for Cheshire aims to strengthen integration and collaboration, allowing commissioning at scale with a more powerful national and regional voice, supporting the development of Integrated Care Partnerships in Cheshire West and Cheshire East to deliver more joined- up care closer to home. Placing patients at the heart of all we do a single Cheshire commissioner will ensure that services commissioned will support better outcomes and experiences for our local patients.

We currently have several sites across the geographical area of Cheshire and staff may be required to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service.

Are you interested in supporting nurses in general practice?

We are looking for an Interim Clinical Lead for Primary Care Nursing for 1 session per week for 3 months initially.

It is expected that you will have 5 years’ experience working within the West Cheshire locality, have credibility with your peers and are a passionate advocate for general practice nursing. Payment for these sessions will be at the Clinical Commissioning Lead rate.

West Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group is responsible for commissioning health services for the circa 260,000 patients registered with our 31 GP member practices.

Attached is a copy of the job description. Information about the Clinical Commissioning Group is available on our website for information.

If you would like more information regarding the role please contact Tanya or Katie Mills, Senior Clinical Quality Manager, General Practice Nurse Lead East Cheshire CCG via


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Additional information relating to the role can be found in the Job Description below. Please note that candidates will be shortlisted against the criteria outlined within the Person Specification (also below), therefore, to avoid disappointment please ensure you meet the requirements of the role before applying and that you are able to demonstrate these requirements throughout your application form.

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