Nurse Practitioner – Beckington Family Practice

Beckington Family Practice is looking for a Permanent Nurse Practitioner for acute care for approximately 16 hours per week, including Wednesday and Friday.

We are currently looking for a hardworking, reliable person to join our team of clinicians to provide acute care appointments as an expansion to our existing team and as part of an ongoing programme of change to our on the day care provision.

We are a friendly, well established and growing semi-rural training practice based south of Bath, with an ethos for a high standard of patient care.

  • GMS Practice list size 11,400
  • Three partners, six salaried GPs, two ANPs
  • Four First Contact Physiotherapists, two PCN Paramedics, Health Connector, Practice & PCN Pharmacist and two PCN Pharmacy Technicians
  • Purpose built main surgery in Beckington, modern branch surgery in Frome Health Centre
  • Dispensing at one site
  • EMIS Web across both sites
  • Training and Teaching Practice


Essential Qualifications:

· Current Registration – RGN BSc (Hons)

  • Have an active registration with the NMC
  • Experience and qualifications in triaging urgent care requests and managing minor illness and injuries
  • be educated to Masters level and to be an independent prescriber or have a clear plan for completing this
  • practice within the four pillars
  • meet NMC revalidation requirements


Desirable qualities:

· Ability to work autonomously, although you will not be expected to work alone

· Enthusiasm for expanding and developing our service

· Willingness to engage with QOF data entry


We offer:

· A very friendly, supportive and professional environment, joining an established team which is looking forwards to new ways of working.

· Support (both financial and supervisory) to extend your qualifications and develop your career.

· In-House Educational Peer Support Group

· Regular clinical governance meetings and MDTs

· Excellent GP support

· Flexibility around working hours and locations – all our sites are only minutes from the A36 and easily commutable from Bath (several members of our team live in Bath already)

· NHS pension, holiday and study leave

Annual Salary: negotiable

If you would like to discuss further then please contact Katharina Burry on 01373 867989

Please apply with CV, application form and covering letter to;

Katharina Burry, Practice Manager,

St Luke's Surgery, Beckington, Frome, Somerset BA11 6SE

Telephone:  01373 867989 or email:

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