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MEDICAL PRACTICE VACANCY

Expressions of interest are invited to provide primary medical services under a General Medical Services Contract or Primary Medical Services Agreement for approximately 7,880 patients in the North West area of Edinburgh. The GMS services are currently being provided from GP owned premises at East Craigs Medical Practice, 10 Bughtlin Market, Edinburgh. EH12 8XP and applicants should be aware that the availability of these premises is subject to further discussion with the owners.

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 7,880 patients. 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 and applications should be lodged electronically by NOON on September 22nd 2017

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Job details

 Staff Nurse
Location:  Oban Grade:  Band 5
Category:  Nursing & Midwifery Salary:  £22,440 - £29,034
Contract:  FixedTerm Duration: Until 31.3.2018
Region:  Highland Hours: 37.5
Job type: FullTime Date posted:  21 Apr 2017
Ref:  17ab/071 Closing date:  03 Nov 2017
 
Description:
 
STAFF NURSE
WARD A
LORN & ISLANDS HOPSITAL, OBAN
37.5 HRS PER WEEK
BAND 5
£22,440 - £29,034
FIXED TERM TO COVER MATERNITY LEAVE
We are looking for a Registered Nurse first level (Adult) to join our surgical ward team at the Lorn and lslands Hospital Oban. Ward A is a very busy unit comprising of an 18 bedded inpatient ward receiving 24 hours; daily and a 6 bedded Day Bed Unit receiving both elective and emergency admissions.
The day bed unit is operational Monday to Friday for people attending for both general surgery and endoscopy procedures.
The successful applicant will work within the ward and day bed unit rotating between both day and night duty and be flexible to the needs of the service.>
This post offers an opportunity for the successful candidate to gain new skills and experience in elective, emergency and day care surgical conditions.
Applicants should have previous experience working in a general surgical ward or acute care.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate the ability to assess, plan and implement care for surgical patients. Applicants should also have good communication and interpersonal skills and work well within a team.
lnformal enquiries to Jennifer Maclntyre Senior Charge Nurse tel no: 01631 788951/ email : jennifer.macintyre@nhs.net
For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website: http://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/discover
Application packs are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - recruitment.ab@nhs.net
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Please quote job reference number 17ab/071 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.
 
 
How to apply:
 
Application packs are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - recruitment.ab@nhs.net
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Please quote job reference number 17ab/071 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.
 
A paper application form can be downloaded here in Microsoft Word or PDF format

Contact information

 General Contact
 
Recruitment Team
 
Phone: Fax: n/a
Email: nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net  
 
 Informal Contact
 
Jennifer MacIntyre
 
Phone: 01631 788951 Fax:
Email: jennifer.macintyre@nhs.net

Employer details

 NHS Highland
 
 
Website: http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk
 
Organisation information:
 
 
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)
 
NHS Highland, Headquarters: Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness