Screening Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00000313-1
  • Date Posted: 8 May 2019
  • Recruiter: TLA Group
  • Location: Shropshire
  • Salary: £32,000
  • Sector: Other
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent- 1 day a week
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Keeley Chant
  • Email: keeley@thelocumagency.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01277280200

Job Description

As a Screening Nurse you will be required to provide an occupational health surveillance, screening and immunisation service under the direction of the Lead Nurse within a Hospital OH department to its staff in the Shropshire area. This role is part time working 1 day a week. The successful candidate must be well presented with excellent customer service and communication skills and able to independently assess and treat patients.

Main Duties- Screening Nurse

  • Provide Occupational Health Surveillance, screening and Immunisation service to employees
  • Health Surveillance- conducting Spirometry, Audiometry, HAV’s etc as required
  • Screening Programmes- driver medicals, contact tracing, exposure to potentially toxic substances, drug & alcohol abuse, vision screening, needle stick checks etc
  • Pre-employment Health assessments

Person Specification- Essential

  • Registered General Nurse
  • Minimum 3 years post registration experience
  • Previous screening nurse experience preferable
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team remaining flexible and adaptable in all situations
  • Up to date with Immunisation training, BLS and anaphylaxis training.
  • Spirometry, audiometry experience an advantage