Practice Nurse-Band 6-Military Locum-Sandhurst
Sandhurst, Berkshire, England
Are you a passionate, dedicated nurse looking for work in a unique environment? CRG Defence is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated Practice Nurse (Band 6) to work for the MoD in Sandhurst .
What you'll be doing
Working as part of a multi-disciplinary primary healthcare team delivering Primary Health Care (PHC) services and elements of occupational health to military personnel.
Responsible to the Senior Doctor or Lead Nurse and provide routine clinics to meet the need of the Population at Risk (PAR).
If acting as the Lead Nurse, be responsible for the line management and clinical supervision of other Practice Nurses where appropriate and ensure untrained personnel within the treatment area work within their scope of practice.
What CRG Defence can offer you?
Earn up to £500 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme**
Support with Revalidation
Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
£50 signing up bonus if you have previous MoD experience
Assistance with travel and accommodation*
Competitive pay rates
Free mandatory training
*Terms and conditions apply
What you will need:
You must have the right to work in the UK.
Valid NMC and current medical indemnity insurance.
Must have a minimum of one year's satisfactory previous experience at Band 6 in a Primary Health Care setting within the last 3 years.
Must have a minimum of 2 years post registration experience in Primary Health Care practice.
Must hold an accredited certificate of training obtained in the last 3 years of:
o Immunisation and vaccination (including children if a families practice) b.
o Ear Care (including irrigation)
o Smoking cessation
o Minor Injuries and Illnesses
o Travel health.
Certificate of competency in the use of Patient Group Directives (PGDs) in a Primary Health Care setting.
Experience gained within the last 3 years in Health Screening, clinical supervision, management of Long Term Conditions (diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease etc.).
About CRG Defence:
CRG Defence supplies the MoD with personnel, both in the UK and overseas. It covers 67 grades of healthcare professionals, including Nurses, GPs and Doctors, AHPs, HSS staff and Social Workers. The majority of the CRG registered staff have Military Medical Centre experience and are DMICP (Defence Medical Information Capability Programme) literate. This makes CRG Defence one of the largest locum agencies supplying all grades of health and dental staff to the Armed Forces (RAF, Army and Navy).
Not the job for you? We have various temporary and permanent CRG Defence roles across the country. Visit our website Apply/medical-staffing/ to find a job to suit you.
**Terms and conditions apply, see http:// Apply/medical-staffing/refer-a-friend/terms-and-conditions/ for more details.
CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability. This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. CRG operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
- £ 20 - 21 Per hour
- Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 16 Feb 2017
Closes 16 Mar 2017
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