Renal Dialysis Senior Charge Nurse

NHS Western Isles
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Renal Dialysis Senior Charge Nurse
Band 7 – £32,013 - £42,205 per annum (pending review)
Plus £985 Distant Island Allowance per annum
37.5 hours per week
Permanent Post

Are you interested in working and living in the Western Isles, a unique area of natural beauty with clean air, no traffic jams and the opportunity to explore a variety of outdoor leisure activities, cultural activities, as well as a wealth of traditional craft and music related pursuits, with daily travel connections to the mainland via air and ferry? If this opportunity appeals, then we have the vacancy for you. For more information on living and working in the Western Isles visit the website: .

We are looking for a highly motivated experienced nurse to manage the Renal Dialysis Unit at the Western Isles Hospital, Stornoway.

You will have overall clinical, professional and managerial responsibility for the Renal Dialysis Unit.

Applicants should have RN1 Adult level registration with the NMC, a health related degree as well as extensive experience in renal dialysis including evidence of management experience

The post demands excellent leadership, communication and organisational skills. A sound knowledge of effective individual staff management and good team leading skills are essential.

The successful applicant will be required to register with the Disclosure Scotland PVG Scheme (Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme). This post is not eligible for relocation expenses.

For further information on this post please contact Jimmy Myles, Senior Nurse, Acute Services. TelExtn 2339.

All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: along with a job description and an application form.

Gheibhear bileag-tagraidh agus dealbh-obrach bho Roinn Feachd-obrach, Ospadal nan Eilean Siar, Rathad MhicAmhlaigh, Steòrnabhagh, Eilean Leòdhais HS1 2AF. Fònor 762005.

Return completed application form in Word Format to or mail to; Human Resources Department, Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis HS1 2AF. Telor 762005.

Closing Date: 12th January 2018 Ref: WI2006