CAITHNESS GENERAL HOSPITAL AND
TOWN & COUNTY HOSPITAL, WICK

ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER/CLINICAL CO-ORDINATOR
BAND 8A

FULL TIME 37.5 HOURS PER WEEK - PERMANENT POST
SALARY BAND 8A 45,446 - 51,883


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Advanced Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Co-ordinator to join our multi disciplinary team to provide high quality, safe and effective clinical and emergency care. You will be responsible for leading and supporting the multidisciplinary team to facilitate discharge planning in addition to the line management and practice development of Advanced Nurse Practitioners within Caithness General Hospital (CGH).

Caithness General is a well equipped 42 bedded Rural General Hospital with facilities including an emergency department, 24 hour CT scanning, high dependency unit, acute assessment unit, post acute/rehabilitation ward, theatre suite, day case unit, ambulatory care unit, midwife led unit, laboratory and pharmacy services.

The hospital provides acute and community services to a population of just under 40,000 in an area of approximately 3,000 square miles. The area has a very varied landscape from mountain to the flow country and some spectacular coastal scenery. This post offers the satisfaction of living and working in some of the UK's most secluded and unspoilt countryside. In addition, there are the advantages of a low crime rate and exceptional safety and freedom for children. Caithness has regular rail and bus services and there are daily flights from Wick Airport. Wick is approximately 105 miles north of Inverness and about 17 miles south of John O' Groats. The local schools are excellent and property is very affordable.

This is a permanent full time 37.5 hour post, working Monday to Friday.

Informal enquiries to Pamela Garbe, Rural General Hospital Manager on Tel: 01955 880349 or email pam.garbe@nhs.net or Sara Sears, Lead Nurse, North & West Division on Mobile: 07815 694469 or email: sara.sears@nhs.net

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 041/19.20ES1) from the Employment Services Team, by e-mailing northarea.recruitment@nhs.net or telephoning 01955 880403.

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 receipt of completed application forms before 12 noon on Monday 29th July 2019.

Website:www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk/ https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=591121