Community Addictions Psychiatric Staff Nurse

Recruiter
NHS Ayrshire and Arran
Location
Stanecastle
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
In support of our core purpose of Working together to achieve the healthiest life possible for everyone in Ayrshire and Arran we are committed to a culture that is Caring Safe and Respectful. The post holder is required to work collaboratively in a safe caring and respectful way.

A vacancy has arisen for a Community Addictions Psychiatric Staff Nurse within the North Ayrshire Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service. The post will be based in Caley Court Stevenston.

You should have experience in supporting people with addiction problems and display a positive attitude towards enhancing addiction service users' individual recovery. You will also have a willingness to engage in training opportunities to enhance your knowledge base and promote continuing professional development. Experience of working in a related community setting is desirable. You will be RMN qualified.

Car owner / driver is essential.

Hours: 37.5 per week. (You will be flexible to work evenings and weekends across the six neighbourhood areas within North Ayrshire including Arran and Cumbrae).

Informal enquiries are welcomed by: Kay Montgomery Team Leader North Ayrshire on.

All correspondence will be sent by email. We have experienced some issues with personal email addresses and there is no guarantee correspondence will be sent to your inbox. It is therefore your responsibility to check all email folders including your junk folder as we have no control over which folder the correspondence will be sent to.

PLEASE RESTRICT YOUR SUPPORTING STATEMENT TO NO MORE THAN 500 WORDS IF LIMIT IS EXCEEDED TEXT WILL BE CUT-OFF. PLEASE AVOID USING SYMBOLS &/? SIGNS BULLET POINTS ETC THROUGHOUT YOUR APPLICATION.

Closing Date: 19 January 2018. We are in the process of amending the online application form. Please note that the current online application form requests that you supply information regarding sickness absence. Please do not complete this section as this information does not form part of the initial selection process.