Fixed term posr - 12 months
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To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.
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A unique opportunity is available for a 12 month temporary post or secondment to support Interventional Radiology to audit the need for a hospital wide nurse led vascular access service.
This we hope will lead to a permanent position, and you would be instrumental in setting up this vital service which is essential for the wider hospital community.
We are looking for an enthusiastic Nurse with excellent communication skills, willing to extend their role to lead this venture, produce robust audit information and become competent in venous access procedures to support the Interventional Radiology team and wider hospital teams to set up this service.
This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post.
For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact .Fiona Cullen Senior Charge Nurse Clinical Radiology RIE