RAIGMORE HOSPITAL, INVERNESS
SENIOR CHARGE NURSE - BAND 7
FULL TIME, PERMANENT
Salary Scale £31,383 to £41,373 pro rata, per annum
A very exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Registered Nurse to take up the post of Senior Charge Nurse on ward 2C which is a 30 bedded ward specialising in Medicine for the Elderly. Excellent leadership skills are essential to meet the requirements of this busy ward environment and to take forward and deliver on the Quality agenda.
Engagement with patients, relatives, and the staff team is a vital part of the Charge nurse role, leading by example and promoting a supportive and compassionate, caring culture.
The successful candidate will be passionate about elderly care to create a culture of continuous improvement where the patient is at the heart of the care we deliver.
You will required to be a first level registered nurse, educated to degree level or equivalent experience.
Based in the City of Inverness, the capital of the Scottish Highlands, Raigmore is the flagship Hospital for all of NHS Highland. With 480 beds, the Hospital covers all specialties and is a training hospital for nursing, medical and AHP staff in association with Stirling, Aberdeen and Dundee Universities. It is a Regional Cancer Centre and is sited on a campus along with the innovative Centre for Health Science. Outreach services are provided from this District General Hospital in Inverness to many sites across Northern Highlands and to both the Western Isles and Orkney.
Relocation package would be available
Informal enquiries to Evelyn Gray, Divisional Nurse Manager, 01463 705089, bleep 1101, firstname.lastname@example.org or Brendan Forman, Assistant Nurse Manager, 01463 705419, bleep 2200, email@example.com
Application Forms and Job Descriptions can be downloaded via our website www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk alternatively they are available from the Employment Services Section, John Dewar Building, Highlander Way, Inverness, IV2 7GE or by emailing your name and address to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please quote reference ES10_15_99
Closing date for completed applications: Thursday 16th July 2015