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Practice Development Nurse

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Practice Development Nurse to work across the South located clinics in the UK.

As a Nurse you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers


You will lead the renal units in the provision of training and education programmes to support nurses and staff in delivering consistently high quality clinical care


As the Practice Development Nurse your key responsibilities include:

·         To implement the programme of orientation for new staff members in accordance with company policies and procedure

·         To ensure the ongoing provision of mandatory training for qualified and unqualified staff in accordance with the company Mandatory Education policy and procedure

·         To provide a source of current specialist nursing information and educational knowledge and teaches nurses and other dialysis support staff

·         To work with the Lead Nurse UK to develop and implement training programmes for nurses to expand their clinical skills in accordance with both company and the referring Trust’s standards

·         To identify training and development needs of staff within the clinics in accordance with local and national policy

·         To act as lead coordinator for student nurse placements, ensuring adequate support throughout their placements

·         To liaise with external educational institutions and the referring Trust to evaluate and plan for new courses

·         To work with the referring NHS Trust and company Lead Nurse to initiate research projects and encourage nurses to undertake their own small research projects and support their progress

·         To assess the short-term needs of the unit and sees that they are met.

Knows who to seek advice from within and without the unit

·         To ensure that policies and procedures and relevant legislation are understood and practised by staff

·         To work with the Clinic Managers and mentors to ensure that the mentors are able to support nurses undergoing all training programmes


An ideal Practice Development Nurse must have these skills and experience as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Renal nursing qualification (ENB 136 or equivalent)

·         Teaching qualification (ENB 998 or equivalent)

·         BA in health related studies

·         Experience in working in hospital, healthcare or customer setting

·         Experience of management support

·         Minimum 4 years experience in dialysis

·         Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills, excellent rapport building

·         Capacity and work with initiative and independence

·         Computer literate; Good MS Office, Excel and PowerPoint

·         Healthcare system

·         Learning and Development System

·         Excellent people management and leadership

·         Excellent commercial ability and business acumen


The successful Practice Development Nurse will receive an excellent salary from £35,000 up to £39,000 per annum DOE.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and expertise you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         27 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays) increasing with service

·         Competitive salary

·         80% required travel

·         15% bonus of basic salary

·         Call Allowance (£3,000)

·         Pension

·         Life Cover


To be considered for this position you must be qualfiied as a Registered Nurse with a valid NMC Pin

Reference ID: 534pdns

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £35,000 - £39,000 per annum
  • Location: South of England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 534pdns
  • Posted: 2021-01-22 13:15:42 -

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