Practice Nurse

Vacancies available for Practice Nurses.

We are looking for a Practice Nurse to join our practice in collaboration with other members of the multidisciplinary team.

Job responsibilities will include:
  • Seeing patients in their practice and in their own home face to face or remotely via telephone of video consultation.
  • Triage, assessment and treatment of patients with minor illness and injury as well as exacerbations of common long term conditions. (Triage and telephone consultations.)
  • Signposting – referring patients to specialists in the community, health, social care and voluntary agencies as appropriate.
  • Encouraging patients to take responsibility for managing their own care and treatment where it is safe to do so and provide health education.
  • A holistic approach to patient care, bringing together medical, social and psychological needs.
  • Providing advice and treatment in collaboration with the Duty Doctor where necessary, to manage acute symptoms of chronic long term conditions.
  • Making referrals to secondary care following discussion with the Duty Doctor.
  • Communicating effectively with patients, families, the MDT and wider practice teams.
  • Chapel Street Surgery is part of Sussex Primary Care, our staff have training and career development opportunities across the group.
  • As an employee of Sussex Primary Care you will benefit from:
  • A supportive working environment
  • Full time, part time or sessional flexible working to suit your needs
  • Competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave, sick pay and protected time for CPD
  • Full NHS pension
  • Opportunities to pursue special interests with funded career development opportunities
  • Access to clinical mentoring and support

Current Locations:

Dolphins Surgery – Newhaven

Contact Us

Arrange an informal chat about the opportunities in our practices.

Send us a message using our inquiry form. Alternatively send your CV to sc-tr.sussexprimarycare@nhs.net for consideration or call 01273 265800 to arrange an informal chat with our Managing Director.