EAST SUTHERLAND INTEGRATED HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE TEAM

COMMUNITY STAFF NURSE
(BAND 5)

Fixed Term Contract to August 2020

(Salary 24,670 - 30,742 pro-rata)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to work as part of the East Sutherland Community Nursing Team, based at the Lawson Memorial Hospital.

This is an exciting post in which the candidate should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be committed to be part of a multi disciplinary team and within the integrated team. Experience in dealing with a wide variety of health and social care issues is desirable and the candidate would be able to provide a high standard of patient care to maintain patients in their own home whenever possible.

A current driving licence is essential for the post; a pool car will be available but occasionally there may be a requirement to use of your own vehicle for work purposes. You will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations to meet the operational requirements of the service.

This is a 12 month fixed term post of 37.5 hours per week to cover maternity leave from August 2019. This post will be worked over 5 days, covering a 7-day rota, with an out-of-hours on-call commitment to end of life care, when required.

Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Janice Macrae, District Nursing Advanced Practitioner, Tel: 01408 622778, or Heather Taylor, Integrated Team Leader for East Sutherland, Tel: 01408 664016

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 018/19.20ES1) from Employment Services, Caithness General Hospital, Wick, Tel: (01955) 880403 or by emailing northarea.recruitment@nhs.net

Short-listed applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPLETED APPLICATIONS: 12 NOON, Friday 24th May 2019

Website:www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk/ https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=548170