NHS HIGHLAND - NORTH & WEST DIVISION

CAITHNESS & SUTHERLAND

MACMILLAN PALLIATIVE CARE NURSE (DEVELOPMENT POST)

Secondment/2 year Fixed Term Contract

(Band 6 - Salary 27,635 - 37,010 pro-rata)


An exciting opportunity has arisen within the outstandingly beautiful counties of Sutherland and Caithness. Working as a Palliative Care Nurse, this development post opportunity would suit both external, and secondment candidates, working within this role across a two year period.

There will be development and educational opportunities as we work closely with partner organisations developing frameworks for education and delivery of palliative care within this area. The candidates should have both experience and interest in palliative care delivery, this post will involve; direct, patient contact, a consultative role, and an education and staff development role.

We are looking for a motivated individual who is able to work as part of a team and is seeking to develop their own skills and education in this often challenging but rewarding area of nursing.

This is a short term 2 year part-time post of 33 hours per week, to be worked flexibly, Monday to Friday, in order to meet service requirements.

Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Avril Nicolson, Macmillan Advanced Nurse Cancer, Team Lead (Sutherland), Tel: 07717546500/ Michael Loynd, Macmillan Advanced Nurse 01955 880397

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 036/18.19-ES2) from Employment Services, Caithness General Hospital, Wick, Tel: (01955) 880403 or email northarea.recruitment@nhs.net

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12 NOON, 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018

https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=482876