Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Recruiter
NHS Forth Valley
Location
Glensburgh
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity exists for a part-time, permanent Advanced Nurse Practitioner to join our innovative Team within Kersiebank Medical Practice in Grangemouth. The Practice is easily accessible from the M9, which serves Stirling, Grangemouth and Falkirk and the M8, which serves Glasgow and Edinburgh.

The successful applicant will work as part of the Multi-disciplinary Team, providing high quality general medical services to approximately 9,000 patients. You will complement the existing Team, consisting of GPs, ANPs, Practice Nurses, Mental Health Nurses, Physiotherapists, Pharmacists, Reception and Admin Staff, working together to meet the challenges of an increasing demand on the service.

It will be expected that you will have experience working autonomously in Minor Illness and Nurse Triage. You will also possess qualifications in Non-Medical prescribing, Clinical Decision Making and Advanced Clinical Assessment at level 11. Skills in Paediatric assessment would also be advantageous.

This post will also require you to carry out domiciliary visits, so the ability and willingness to travel within the local area of service delivery is essential to this post.

As Kersiebank Medical Practice is managed by NHS Forth Valley, the post holder will be employed under Agenda for Change banding and Terms and Conditions.
A full induction and orientation package will be tailored to your needs within this role.
Further information about the Practice is available on our website.

For informal enquiries, please contact: Jacqueline Rickard, Practice Manager at Kersiebank Medical Practice, Tel.
Closing Date: Sunday, 28th January 2018 at 12 noon.

The duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme. More information on this scheme can be found at

Application forms and job descriptions are available on the NHS Forth Valley Intranet site or by visiting Alternatively by quoting relevant post title and reference number and e-mailing or by telephoning the recruitment answerline on.

NHS Forth Valley Board aims to improve health and healthcare for the people of Forth Valley. In recent years we celebrated the opening of the new Forth Valley Royal Hospital and we are now embarking on a new and exciting chapter of quality improvement as we continue to design and deliver healthcare services fit for the future, with the launch of our new Healthcare Strategy.
For further information on NHS Forth Valley please visit our website where you will find copies of our Healthcare Strategy and Annual Review.

Please note, if we have not contacted you within 6 weeks of the post closing, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.