Family Nurse

NHS Forth Valley
16 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
NHS Forth Valley
Family Nurse Partnership Programme (FNP)

Family Nurse (1 post)

Full-time 37.5 hours per week, Permanent
Band 7, £32,013 - £42,205 per annum

Ref: 18020076

We are delighted to be part of FNP, in line with the Scottish Government Commitment to “roll out FNP in Scotland”. This post offers an opportunity to work with pregnant teenage first time mothers and their children over a 2 year period delivering a licensed home visiting programme.

Key to the success will be the appointment of additional family nurses to join our established team.

Further details on FNP and the post advertised are available from Lesley Thomson, Head of Nursing onor Lorraine Newbigging, Family Nurse Supervisor on.

Interview dates will be on the afternoon of Wednesday 21st February 2018 with both service users and FNP interview panel which will both take place at Clackmannanshire Community Health Care Centre, Hallpark, Sauchie, FK10 3JQ. Applicants will be notified by email or phone call on Monday 19th February if they are being invited to interview.

Note: Whilst the successful applicant may not have taken up post by the beginning of March, if they have not already completed the national FNP training programme, they would have to be available to attend all training dates shown below:

5th March until 9th March 2018 (4 nights residential)

12th April - non residential

9th May- Non residential

5th & 6th June- Non residential

18th – 20th September

8th & 9th October

Week commencing 5th November - non residential (date tbc)

13th & 14th February 2019

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

Closing date: Monday 19th February 2018 at 12 noon

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 answer line on.

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.
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.

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