Lead Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Local Care Direct
10th September 2020
Wharfedale General Hospital, Newell Carr Road, Otley, Leeds, LS21 2LY
Job Type
Job Reference
Job Location
£22.22 per hour + 30% for working out of hours
Working pattern
37.5 hours per week
Read before applying


Lead Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Job overview

Are you looking for an exciting management opportunity within a friendly supportive team?

Local Care Direct delivers a range of primary and urgent healthcare services across West Yorkshire. We have a full time permanent vacancy for a Lead Emergency Nurse Practitioner at our Wharfedale Urgent Treatment Centre working between the hours of 11am to 11pm. If you are interested in working in our friendly, flexible organisation then please apply now.

Salary: £22.22 per hour + 30% for working out of hours

Location: Local Care Direct,Wharfedale General Hospital, Newell Carr Road, Otley, Leeds, LS21 2LY

If you are interested in this vacancy we would love to hear from you! Apply now via NHS Jobs or if you require any further information please contact us.

Main duties of the job

This is an exciting opportunity to work based in Otley/Middleton with on-site parking leading a dynamic multi-disciplinary team involving pharmacists, paramedics, advanced clinical practitioners, clinical support workers etc.

The postholder will be the clinical supervisor/line manager for Wharfedale UTC. Clinical supervision will include:

  • Recruiting & Managing new staff
  • Probationary period sign off
  • Managing Staff mandatory training
  • Conducting PDRs and 121s
  • Ensure staff have appropriate CPD
  • Ensure the UTC is CQC ready
  • Work with Acute trusts & other local health providers to implement new care pathways/promote innovation within the service
  • Lead team meetings and suggest on ways to improve & enhance performance
  • Establish clear lines of accountability and ensure that all staff are managed, supervised and trained
  • Respond to SEs and complaints
  • Work effectively with Lead Nurses & Clinical Team leaders

About us

Nothing matters to us more than people - The way we treat our patients and the people who work for us; the way we do things and our commitment to keep our promises are what we value most.

We do what we say we will do and we do it well - Local Care Direct is a Social Enterprise organisation providing a wide range of healthcare services in Yorkshire. We are a community owned organisation, independent from the NHS and committed to putting patients first.

A few Benefits of working for Local Care Direct are:

NHS Pensions Scheme

ACP clinical forum

CPD monthly training sessions

Clinical guardian audit feedback

Opportunity to build a clinical portfolio in face to face, ED Streaming, Walk in Centre, Urgent Treatment centre, home visiting and telephone/video consultation

Opportunity to work more flexibly

Regular salary reviews

Free Flu Jab

Staff Awards

Dedicated friendly clinical managers

Related Jobs

Duty Team Manager/Queue Manager   Contact Centre, Unit 2, Longbow Close, Bradley, HD2 1GQ new
25th September 2020
Advanced Clinical Practitioner - King Street   Local Care Direct, King Street Walk-In Centre, 47 King Street, Wakefield, WF1 2SN
10th September 2020
Advanced Clinical Practitioner - Leeds   Local Care Direct, Lexicon House, Wilmington Grove, Barrack Street, LS7 2BQ
10th September 2020
Advanced Clinical Practitioner - Bradford   Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane, Bradford, BD9 6RJ
21st August 2020
Advanced Clinical Practitioner - Huddersfield & Calderdale   Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Acre Street, Huddersfield, HD3 3EA & Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax, HX3 0PW
21st August 2020