Band 6 Specialist Practitioner/Sexual Health Health Adviser
An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Band 6 Specialist Practitioner/Sexual Health Health Adviser to work for one of UK's leading health care providers.
You will be working in a highly reputed sexual health clinic within the Chester, Cheshire area
This special service provides free and confidential sexual health services.
Services include providing free information and advice on all types of contraception and STI testing and treatment.
The service is confidential, non-judgemental and for people of all ages, genders and orientations
**You must be qualified as a Registered General Nurse (RGN) with valid NMC Pin &/or Health Adviser**
As the Band 6 Practitioner/Health Adviser your key responsibilities include:
Works autonomously to manage his/her own caseload of patients whilst working as part of a multidisciplinary team
Issues methods of contraception and treatments for sexually transmitted infections according to Patient Group Directions & clinical protocols including counselling for and management of complex problems with contraceptive implants and intrauterine devices with appropriate referral to the doctor as necessary
Insertion and removal of contraceptive implants and removal of intrauterine devices following appropriate training
Provides STI/HIV screening and treatment according to Patient Group Directions & clinical protocols and liaises with clients with positive results to enable a management plan of care for the client and partners in accordance with policy
Provides advice and cytology screening as appropriate, according to local policies
The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:
You will also need to have a recognised qualification and experience in the provision of contraception and qualification/experience in sexual health (GU) care
Be motivated, enthusiastic and possess excellent interpersonal, communication skills
Ability to work with a diverse range of clients in innovative sexual health settings
You will receive an excellent salary up to £39,027 per annum.
We currently have vacancies for both Full Time and Part Time roles available.
In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:
Flexible working to provide you with that true work/life balance
Access to Reward Gateway - Staff benefits scheme which grants you access to premium offers and discounts on practical spending at national supermarkets and well known retailers as well as special treats like Virgin Experience Days and Leisure Vouchers
Access to free well-being service available 24/7/365 online and by telephone including; counsellors, post trauma incident support, legal, debt and practical life management helpline, guided self-help, telephonic career coaching and monthly well-being newsletters
Reference ID: 5302
To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV