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Sexual Health Nurse

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Sexual Health Nurse to work in an exceptional hospital service based in Rochdale.

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

Act as a role model and mentor to more junior members of staff.  To work in a range of doctor and nurse led clinics within the service and be proactive in further developing contraception & sexual health outreach.

To provide information and support to service users who are often distressed or anxious.

As a Sexual Health Nurse your day to day duties include:

·         The post holder will have a key role in the delivery of contraception & sexual health services to the population within the organisation and in provision of outreach services within the community.

·         The post holder will work in all areas of the clinical area and the role will include working independently within nurse delivered clinics as well as non health care venues and clients homes.

·         The role will also include health education and promotion around contraception and sexually transmitted infections.

·         The post holder will keep accurate records of their clinical activity.

·         The post holder will work through the clinic based competencies to achieve acceptable standards of care for patients attending the sexual health service.

·         Maintain, update and develop personal and professional knowledge within the guidance of performance reviews and clinical governance.

·         Supervise junior staff and take responsibility for orientation, supervision and the training of learners, HCA’s, support workers.

·         Report all accidents, complaints or untoward incident to the clinic manager or nurse in charge.

·         Maintain standards of care in the department by example and direction.

·         Keep up to date with any relevant training and promote reflective practice


An ideal Sexual Health Nurse must have these skills and experiences as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Relevant Contraception qualification e.g.

R71 / 8103

·         Relevant teaching qualification

·         Flexible

·         Positive attitude

·         Enthusiastic

·         Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team

·         Understanding of the law and guidance relating to advice and treatment to under 16s

·         Understanding of confidentiality issues

·         Understanding of equality and diversity issues


The successful Sexual Health Nurse will receive an excellent Band 6 Salary.

This exciting position is a Full Time role.

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

·         NHS pension

·         Access to Learning and Development to further  support your progression

·         Workshops and ELearning to support your courses for your development

·         40% off Trains

·         Products such as holidays.

·         Access to central online health and lifestyle platform/healthy recipes, activity challenges and support information about mental health


To be considered for this position you must be qualified as an RGN and be NMC registered

Reference ID: 3935

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

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: Band 6
  • Location: Rochdale, Greater Manchester
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Lucy Cook
  • Tel: 01216380567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 3935
  • Posted: 2020-02-12 16:57:49 -

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