Minor Injuries Lead Nurse

Eclypse Recruitment
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Minor Injuries Lead Nurse

£45,000 - £48,000



Medical and Nursing

Key Responsibilities

My client has a permanent vacancy for a Lead Nurse / Practitioner to work at their Minor Injury Unit in Southampton. The overall purpose of the role is to translate the clinical strategies and models of care into the practical delivery of care for patients at the Centre.

It will also involve supporting the Service Manager in the collection, analysis, and the interpretation of data for Key Performance Indicators, Clinical Risk and Audit, related to the Clinical Governance programme.

The successful candidate will develop the necessary relationships between partner healthcare organisations within the NHS and Social Services.

Other duties include

  • provide clinical and professional leadership to all practitioner staff
  • work in partnership with other health care professionals
  • ensure the clinical team works cohesively and effectively to deliver a high standard of patient care.

You will achieve this by leading by example, facilitating professional and clinical development, ensuring all competency and training requirements of staff are met to ensure the safe and effective delivery of care.


  • BSc or BA Health Studies or equivalent subject
  • Teaching and assessing qualification.
  • Evidence of Continuous Professional development (CPD).
  • Post registration qualification in autonomous practice or equivalent.
  • Experienced at a senior level in an:
    • Acute setting.
    • Primary Care or another related area
  • Experienced in leading multidisciplinary teams.
  • Experience of performance management of clinical staff members.
  • Experience of working autonomously.
  • Evidence of team leadership and supervision of junior staff.
  • Evidence of teaching and assessing others.
  • Experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team.


  • Research / audit qualification undertaken at Level 3
  • Nurse prescriber
  • Masters degree in a health related subject.
  • Financial/budgetary experience
  • Experienced in applying HR policy to staff related issues

Hours of work will be either 8am - 4pm or 10am - 6pm, Mon-Fri. There will be a requirement to work 1 weekend in every 4 and you will be given the time off the following week within the agreed rota.

To apply for this role please contactSteve on or email your most up to date CV to

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