Senior Practice Nurse

Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust
Rowley Regis
£35,392 to £42,618 a year per annum
Closing date
7 Jun 2023

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Nurse, General practice nurse
Band 6
Contract Type
Full Time
Job summary

To co-ordinate and provide skilled nursing (without direct supervision) to patients, in accordance with responsibilities under the NMC Code of Conduct in line with the General Practice contract.

To contribute to the continued development of thenursing team, including the supervision of junior nurses, student nurses and support staff.

To work collaboratively within the wider Multidisciplinary team, internal and external to the organisation, to facilitate holistic seamless care delivery for all Trust Patients.

Main duties of the job

To support the lead nurse for the designated outlet in the efficient ruuning and effective delivery of services for the PCN population.

As well as delivering high standards of general practice nursing care, within the remit of Long term conditins and general practice contract delivery.

As a senior practice nurse the expectation will be to lead by example and act as a mentor to junior staff, ensure competancey and safe practice within the team.

Steering the team and outlet to high standards in terms of CQC requirments and governance.

Contributing to team learning and improvement projects as identified.

About us

Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust (SWBT) is an integrated careorganisation with a budget of approximately �600 million and over 7,000 staff. Diversity and social care is at the core of what we do as the Trust provides Community and Acute Services to over half a million people in an urban centre that demands massive regeneration and has substantial premature mortality.

Our new acute hospital, the Midland Metropolitan University Hospital (MMUH), opens in 2024 and will provide care to our local population from first class, purpose-built premises.As a result, the base of this role may change to MMUH from 2024 (or beyond). If this is applicable to your role, you will be informed during the recruitment process and continuing your application with this understanding.The development of the new hospital will play an important role in the regeneration of the wider area and in improving the lives of local people and reducing health inequalities.

We have three newly emerging strategic objectives:
  • Our People - to cultivate and sustain happy, productive and engaged staff
  • Our Patients - to be good or outstanding in everything we do
  • Our Population - to work seamlessly with our partners to improve live

  • Job description

    Job responsibilities

    Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details on what this role entails.

    Person Specification



    • Recent post registration experience as a General Practice Nursepost-registration experience, within General practice.
    • Evidence of recent and ongoing professional development
    • Working to achieve the Government QOF.


    • Preceptor ship



    • RN adults with current NMC registration
    • ENB 199 or equivalent qualification/experience


    • Teaching qualification
    • Assessing qualification
    • ENB 199/100/124 Or equivalent



    • RN adults with current NMC registration.
    • ENB 199 or equivalent qualification/experience

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