Job Description

Advanced Practitioners - Telephone Triage Locum shifts

East Midlands

£44 - £60 per hour


Urgent Care

Primary Care

Mixed shift pattern

22/04/2021 - 20/05/2021


Are you a qualified and experienced Urgent Care /Primary Care Nurse / Paramedic or Advanced Practitioner looking to use your skills in a different way? We are currently looking to recruit experienced telephone triage clinicians to join a dynamic team in Nottingham carrying out clinical consultations on a locum basis.


The role involves clinically assessing patients on the telephone via the 111 service - you must have some recent experience in telephone triage as well as being proficient in the use of Adastra, and willing to carry out work face to face where necessary.

You will be responsible for carrying out safe assessment of patients encouraging self-care where possible, so avoiding unnecessary attendance or self-presentation at the Emergency Department. You will be responsible for patients accessing the most appropriate care pathways to meet their needs, and autonomously managing patients care. 

Locum shifts for this setting are fully flexible between 4-12 hours and there are rota options in advance and also last minute to fit around your current commitments. 

To apply for this role, you must:

- Be a Registered General Nurse with experience of using advanced clinical examination skills

- Be a non-medical Prescriber

- Be willing to undertake full Enhanced DBS and compliance checks

Merco can offer you a fast-tracked registration process for this role, as well as paid induction shifts. Please apply today or get in touch with us to discuss locum work in more detail.