Practice Nurse Band 5 - ITC Catterick, Vimy Barracks

Recruiter
Military Medical Personnel
Location
Catterick Garrison
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description
A locum is required to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, under the Defence Primary Healthcare (DPHC) organisation, delivering Primary Health Care (PHC) services and elements of Occupational Health to entitled Defence Medical Services (DMS) personnel.
To be responsible to the Senior Medical Officer and/or Lead/ Senior Nurse and provide routine clinics to meet the need of the Population at Risk (PAR).
To be involved in the development of programmes of care/service delivery within their scope of practice, including the ability to perform audits and conduct electronic searches, to meet the demands of the PAR.

Essential requirements / Qualifications / Experience

 Must be Registered Nurse (A) Level 1 nurse with Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and hold a valid, in date Personal Identification Number (PIN) and not subject to any restrictions of practice.

 Must hold current, valid personal medical indemnity insurance.

 Have a minimum of one year's post registration current experience (within the last 3 years) in a Band 5 or higher grade in Primary Healthcare (PHC) setting.

 Must hold in date BLS, Automated External Defibrillator (AED), Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) and Safeguarding Level 3 certificates.

 Must hold an accredited certificate of training obtained in the last 3 years of:

a. Immunisation and vaccination: (including children if a families practice)
b. Venepuncture
c. Ear Care (including irrigation)
d. Minor injuries and illnesses

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS

Previous Ministry of Defence (MOD) experience.