Practice nurses evaluate, screen, treat and teach all sections of the society, from babies to older citizens. They work inside GP practices to assist doctors give nursing and medical care. If you want to apply for the position of Practice Nurse, you need to be a registered nurse typically within the child or adult branch and have about two years’ post-qualifying experience.

To get a job as a practice nurse, your primary step in preparing your job application is to produce an attractive CV / Resume. The following example will give you the basic idea of your resume preparation. You are free to exclude or include some sections or points from this resume template of practice nurse.

Practice Nurse CV Sample

Maria Smith (RN)
63 Example Street, Leeds UK 6C9 W9Q
Contact #, Email Address
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OBJECTIVE
A position as a Practice Nurse with a facility that will enable me to represent my employers competently and give the highest level of comfort and care to patients.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
• Over 2 years experience as a Practice Nurse
• In-depth knowledge of understanding of infection control procedures
• Good understanding of child protection and public health issues
• Proven ability to instigate confidence and trust of patients
• Outstanding communication and listening skills
• Demonstrated ability to work with people of all ages and backgrounds
• Flexible approach to work

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Jan 2010 – Present
Med Team Healthcare Ltd – Leeds UK
Practice Nurse
• Set up and run clinic for conditions regarding asthma, diabetes and heart conditions
• Give advice to the public on family planning and contraception
• Carryout newborn vaccinations and travel immunizations
• Give opinion to patients on continuing medical and nursing requirements
• Take vital signs, blood samples and other specimens
• Give professional information and guidance on issues regarding blood pressure, weight control and stopping smoking
• Perform regular nursing procedures such as applying and removing dressings and treating wounds

EDUCATION
BSc. in Nursing – 2009
Leeds College of Nursing

SPECIAL SKILLS
Experience of working with patients in areas
• Childhood immunization
• Chronic disease management
• Cervical cytology
• Phlebotomy
• Wound dressing

INTERPERSONAL
• Patience and compassion
• Excellent team working skills and the capability to work alone
• Good organizational skills
• Profound ability to keep exact and up-to-date patient records

TECHNICAL
• MS Word
• MS Excel
• PowerPoint