STAFF NURSES

Recruiter
NHS Fife
Location
Kinglassie
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NHS FIFE
EMERGENCY CARE DIRECTORATE
WARD 21/ 23 - VICTORIA HOSPITAL
STAFF NURSES
REF NO: HH660/12/17JE
SALARY: £22,440 - £29,034 PRO RATA
BAND 5 – HOURS: VARIOUS

Ward 21& 23 comprises of an 8 bedded Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) with a 26 bedded ward.

The Cardiology Department accepts admissions both from A&E and Admissions Unit and also accepts direct admissions from GP. As a front door service the department is busy and dynamic with an emphasis on high quality patient centered care.

We currently have opportunity for a Registered Nurse interested in a full-time post, offering a flexible working pattern of 12.5 hour shifts, day/night rotation covering 7 days per week.

Experience in cardiology and/or acute medical nursing is desirable but consideration will be given to those who demonstrate a keen interest in the speciality as full training will be given. Completion of Flying Start is essential for those who have registered within the last 2 years

Successful candidates will work across the cardiology floor on a rotation consisting of 2 months on ward 21(CCU) and 4 months on ward 23 every 6 months period. During rotation to CCU, they will be required to complete an education package.

*Please note: All interview letters are now being sent by e-mail. Please ensure you include the correct e-mail address on your application and check your e-mail regularly including your spam folder.

For informal enquiries please contact Senior Charge Nurse Jamie Gorman onext 20898

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK.

Application forms can be downloaded from , saved to your PC and returned to the recruitment team by email attachment. You can also request an application pack by email quoting the job reference number.

Our email address is

We will acknowledge all returned application forms within 24 hours of receipt.

We do not accept CV applications. Applications may be considered on a job share basis.

CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON ON 9TH JANUARY 2018