Registered Nurse

NHS Dumfries and Galloway
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
VACANCY REF No: 1091.17

VACANCY (Post Title): Registered Nurse

Paediatric Ward, Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary

GRADE: Band 5

SALARY: £22,440 to £29,034 pro-rata

HOURS: 23hpw

Fixed Term until 30th September 2018

Cover for time limited leave

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Registered Nurse who will be able to work within the multi-disciplinary team of an acute paediatric ward within a District General hospital, which look after sick children under sixteen.

The successful applicant will work between the acute ward, Paediatric short stay assessment unit and children’s outpatient department. The postholder may also be expected to work within the neonatal unit when required. The post holder will be required to be flexible with the hours in which they will be able to work.

The children’s ward has been involved in the Maternity and children’s quality improvement collaborative (MCQIC) programme and you will be required to participate in the ongoing quality improvement initiatives within the unit.

The post holder will possess a nursing qualification and will be expected to participate in further education and training to enhance personal and professional development within the speciality. The post holder will be expected to participate in ongoing development within the unit. The post holder should have an understanding of multi- agency working and should have knowledge and of local child protection guidelines and policies.

The post holder will be expected to work shifts e.g. early shifts, late shifts, night shifts and twilight shifts when required.

Informal enquires to: Kirstine Burns, Senior Charge Nurse, Paediatric Ward on/ 241320.

Closing Date: Thursday 18th January 2018 (midnight)