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Pennine MSK Partnership Ltd is a Specialist Personal Medical Services partnership at the forefront of delivering a consultant led, community based, NHS integrated clinical assessment and treatment (ICAT) service for the people of Oldham in Rheumatology, Orthopaedics and Chronic Pain.

If you would like to work in a dynamic, fast-growing, forward thinking environment where innovation is welcomed, then you may be interested in the following vacancy based at the Integrated Care Centre, Oldham.

Rheumatology Specialist Nurse (2 Full Time Equivalent Posts)

Job Reference: RNS03/18

Agenda for Change Band 7/8A dependent on experience and qualifications

Hours: 37.5hrs

An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 enthusiastic and motivated Nurses. For the right candidate no prior Rheumatological knowledge/experience is required however evidence of working in a specialist nursing role is essential. The main purpose of the role is to provide specialist nursing care for patients with Rheumatological conditions including Osteoporosis within a primary care setting. The post holder will be expected to practice as an autonomous practitioner, demonstrating advanced clinical competence and utilising highly specialised knowledge and skills to plan, deliver and evaluate programmes of care for rheumatology patients. You will need to be flexible (covering evening clinics), possess excellent organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.

We offer

  • Annual Leave as per agenda for change
  • Membership of the NHS Pension Scheme
  • Learning and Development Opportunities and much, much more

For more details about the role please read the Job Description and Person Specification

To apply for this position please download an Application Form or apply online via NHS Jobs website ref: J183-RNS03/18.  Completed forms to be emailed to or posted to our Recruitment Team (full details on application form)

For any further information please contact Sarah Critchley, Lead Nurse/Rheumatology Nurse Specialist on 0161 621 3838 or email

Closing date for applications: Friday 27th April 2018



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We are equal opportunities employer who values diversity and positively encourages applications of all ages from all sections of the community.