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Expressions of interest are invited to provide primary medical services under a General Medical Services Contract for approximately 2,240 patients in the Ratho area of Edinburgh. The GMS services are provided from NHS Lothian leased premises at Ratho Surgery, 11 Baird Road, Ratho, Newbridge, EH28 8RA.

This is an excellent opportunity to improve health outcomes and NHS Lothian would welcome applications from interested parties that will deliver high quality primary medical services responsive to the needs of the patient population. As well as delivering essential services, the successful provider will be expected to offer a range of additional and enhanced services.

It is a requirement that all applicants meet the criteria of section 17L of the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978, as amended.

Further details are available on the Public Contracts Scotland website

Applicants should register as a supplier with Public Contracts Scotland here applications should be lodged electronically by NOON on 24 March 2017

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Job details

 Relief Staff Nurses at Birchwood Highland Recovery Centre
Location:  Inverness Grade:  Not specified
Category:  Nursing & Midwifery Salary:  £11.30 per hour
Contract:  Temporary Duration:
Region:  Highland Hours: As required
Job type: PartTime Date posted:  13 Feb 2017
Ref:  BWH003 Closing date:  13 Apr 2017
Birchwood Highland Recovery Centre is part of Birchwood Highland, a progressive charitable company based in the Highlands that supports people through mental ill health towards mental well-being. Birchwood Highland Recovery Centre is a Centre that focuses on recovery, accommodating up to 23 service users in single rooms, studio apartments and flats. The Staff Nurse will be expected to carry out his/her duties taking full account of the company's objectives to provide an environment where service users are encouraged to believe in their recovery, where power is given to services users and staff work to support service users to achieve their goals, ensuring that their choices are maximised. Support provided to service users will include nursing and social care support and rehabilitation as appropriate. We offer a comprehensive support package to all staff including regular supervision, continuous training and development opportunities. Applications are welcome from both male and female candidates. These posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced PVG check, two satisfactory references and a completed medical questionnaire. These posts will also be subject to a six month probationary period. There is no closing date for this post and shortlisting will be done as applications come in.
How to apply:
A paper application form can be downloaded here in Microsoft Word or PDF format

Job packs

Additional vacancy information: (application pack)

http://www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/uploads/962/Staff Nurse Relief 2013.doc

Contact information

 General Contact
David Brookfield
Phone: 01463 236507 Fax:
Email: david.brookfield@birchwoodhighland.org.uk  
 Informal Contact
Naomi Lee
Phone: 01463 236507 Fax:
Email: naomi.lee@birchwoodhighland.org.uk

Employer details

 Birchwood Highland
Mental Health Recovery Charity
Website: http://www.birchwoodhighland.org.uk
Organisation information:
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)
59 Tomnahurich Street, Inverness