NHS HIGHLAND - NORTH AND WEST DIVISION

MENTAL HEALTH ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER

PRIMARY CARE (BAND 7)

(Salary 39,300 - 46,006)

An new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mental Health Nurse to join the salaried GP Practice teams in Caithness. Riverbank in Thurso, Riverview in Wick and the Lybster Medical Centre are busy friendly Practices with a varied clinical workload based in the stunning North Highlands of Scotland.

We are looking for an Advanced Mental Health Nurse to complement our multi disciplinary teams, including GPs, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Primary Care Clinical Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, First Contact Advanced Physiotherapists , Practice Nurses, Dispensers and Clinical Support Staff across the 3 Practices. This is a diverse and challenging role so considerable post registration experience is required. Primary care experience is desirable but not essential and the successful candidate will need to demonstrate ongoing self-motivated commitment to continued professional development.

If you have excellent clinical and communication skills, thrive on being able to respond to the real time needs of patients, are able to work autonomously and as part of a team then we would love to hear from you. Informal enquiries are welcomed by contacting Catriona Naughton, Senior Practice Manager, Telephone 01847-892027, email: catriona.naughton@nhs.net or Joanna Groves, Practice Business Manager, Tel: 01955-602355, email: joanna.groves@nhs.net.

This is a full-time permanent post, to be worked flexibly, Monday to Friday within Practice opening hours of 8am - 6pm and working between the 3 different sites in accordance with service requirements.

Apply online via: https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/displ...px?jobid=23185

Recruitment team can be contacted by e-mail 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.

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CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 5TH JUNE 2020