NHS HIGHLAND - NORTH AND WEST DIVISION

SUTHERLAND DISTRICT INTEGRATED HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE SERVICES

COMMUNITY STAFF NURSE (BAND 5)

Bettyhill Nursesí Base

(Fixed Term Contract of 15 months)

(Salary £23,113 - £29,905)


We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Staff Nurse to work within the Community Setting as part of the Integrated Health and Social Care Team. The North Sutherland Community Nursing Team covers an extensive geographical area within a remote and rural community providing an anticipatory care approach to meet the complex needs of patients living with long term conditions.

The applicant should be keen to learn and develop new skills, and should be a good team player but also have the ability to work on their own initiative. It would be desirable for the applicant to have an understanding of working within the community setting. Applications from newly qualified nurses would be welcomed from individuals who have had management placements within the community.

This is a full-time post of 37.5 hours per week, and is fixed term for 15 months. There is also an on-call requirement for end of life care patients.

Informal enquiries to: Amanda Beveridge, Advanced Practitioner for District Nursing and Professional Lead, Tel: (01641) 521204/07970213956, Email: amanda.beveridge2@nhs.net

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 035/18.19-ES2) from Employment Services, Tel: (01955) 880403 or e-mail northarea.recruitment@nhs.net

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12 NOON, 19TH SEPTEMBER 2018

https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=482334