Enhanced Practice Nurse / Nurse Manager

The Abingdon Surgery

Enhanced Practice Nurse / Nurse Manager


The Abingdon Surgery, Caldecott, Vale of White Horse

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 9b00569553bf4f52832280f6af5916dc

Full Job Description

As one of the top-rated surgeries in South Oxfordshire, according to the 2023 national GP survey, we are committed to providing compassionate and high-quality care to our patients, while also prioritising the well-being of our staff. We work closely with the Malthouse Surgery who are our partner in Abingdon Central PCN.

To build on this success, we are recruiting an Enhanced Practice Nurse/Nurse Manager to join our team and ensure that our patients continue to receive the best possible care. Our practice has a strong culture of training and development, and we are a training practice for medical students. We are also committed to supporting the professional development of our staff.

The ideal candidate will take responsibility and lead our dedicated nursing team, working closely with our GPs and administrative teams to provide patient-centered care.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about change and innovation and can help us to continue to improve the quality of care we provide.

If you are an Enhanced Practice Nurse (level 7 or above) looking for a new opportunity to advance your career in Nursing and Management and make a positive impact on the health outcomes of local residents, we would love to hear from you.

We welcome informal visits and look forward to meeting you.

Main duties of the job

You will lead the Nursing team and be responsible for staff management, implementing change, ensuring compliance with our policies and standard operating procedures and overall team performance and service delivery.

You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to deliver enhanced clinical care in the context of continual change, challenging environments, different models of care delivery, innovation and rapidly evolving technologies;

You will help us to transform and modernise pathways of care, enabling the safe and effective sharing of skills across professional boundaries.

Clinically, your focus will be on delivering evidence-based practice to patients with long-term conditions, acute exacerbations, and minor injuries/illnesses.

As an autonomous practitioner, you will be responsible for the care delivered, and will need to demonstrate critical thinking and clinical decision-making skills.

You will conduct both face-to-face and telephone triage appointments and work dynamically and collaboratively to meet the patients' daily needs.

You will support us in our participation in research trials and clinical audits.

We also encourage professional development and can offer internal and external education to help you explore your specialist interest.

Abingdon Surgery is a thriving NHS service provider located in Oxfordshire, with a growing patient population of 18,000 and a good overall rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC)., Abingdon-on-Thames is a historic market town set on the river. It has excellent schools, transport links and good local amenities. Oxfords cultural highlights are only twenty minutes away.

As one of the highest-rated surgeries in South Oxfordshire, our surgery strives to provide a high-quality service to patients and staff.

The successful candidate will want to join a team who is passionate about innovation, health and wellbeing, equality and sharing workload fairly.

We offer high-quality patient-centred care, whilst fostering a collaborative and supportive environment for all clinicians and non-clinical staff.

Benefits of working here

A dynamic team

Excellent work-life balance

Flexibility in working patterns

Morning team coffee breaks and afternoon breaks

Input from all staff members to drive change

Scheduled team educational meetings, which contribute to your CPD points

Training Practice with frequent exposure to registrars and medical students

Competitive salary

We welcome informal visits or telephone calls if you would like more information before submitting an application.

As part of our employment process, you will be required to complete the appropriate level DBS check.