About the Job
The West London OOH service provides advice, information and treatment for NHS patients who become unwell during the out-of-hours period when their own GP surgery is closed.As an Advanced Nurse Practitioner, you'll see, treat and discharge patients of all ages that present minor illnesses or minor injuries, either over the phone or face-to-face in the base or when you're doing a home visit. You’ll be responsible for assessing patients, planning their care, administering treatment and discharging them or referring them as appropriate to other healthcare professionals / external agencies. You’ll work alongside GP’s and other non-clinical staff to deliver the best possible patient care. Our permanent role runs up to 37.5 hours per week.As we are an OOH service, we are ideally looking for ANPs who can work evenings and weekends.Our shifts are varied and range from 3.5 hours – 5 hours during the evenings and from 8 – 12 hours on the weekend.
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What can we offer you?
• Up to £73,000 per annum dependant on shifts worked (pro-rata for part-time)• Competitive hourly rates for bank/self-employed staff• Company Pension• Indemnity Cover• 25 days annual leave + bank holidays• Varied, interesting and challenging work• Cycle to work scheme• Childcare vouchers• Online discounts
How will we support you?
• Regional and National career development opportunities• Regular clinical supervision and education events, including the opportunity to have a weekly case discussion with the Medical Lead• Bimonthly evening meals/clinical updates for the team, where we also invite external speakers• Our bespoke Learning Management System to address your learning needs• Discounted rates for national update/clinical topic refreshers.• Support from the wider team, should you need it.
What we'll need from you
• Be an autonomous Nurse Practitioner with a patient assessment qualification and recent work experience within a Primary/Urgent Care environment• Hold an independent prescribing qualification• Hold an NMC Pin• Be able to see, treat and discharge patients of all ages with unscheduled presentations
About Care UK
Care UK was founded in 1982. Today our healthcare services include treatment centres, prison health services, GP practices, NHS walk-in centres, GP out-of-hours and clinical assessment and diagnostics facilities. This means that we provide a greater range of specialist care services than any other organisation in the UK.Care UK is the largest independent provider of urgent care services in England incorporating OOH's, single point of access and referral management. We deliver excellent, high value patient care on behalf of the NHS for over eight million patients across England.We work with the NHS to deliver high quality healthcare services, reducing waiting times and giving the patient a greater level of choice. We also take healthcare services closer to where people live and work – increasing the efficiency and quality of the services we deliver and helping to reduce waiting times.For more information, please visit our website
If you would like to talk to one of our friendly recruiters for further information or for a full, comprehensive job description, please contact LucyPlease note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.Care UK is committed to creating a diverse environment and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.