PR02884-Staff Nurse

Recruiter
NHS Grampian
Location
Aberdeen
Salary
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Posted
01 Aug 2019
Closes
17 Aug 2019
Nursing Field
Hospital
Job Type
Permanent
Fantastic Staff Nurse oportunities in Davan Ward
Davan Ward is a 16 bedded mixed-sex admissions ward providing assessment for men and women with dementia and associated symptoms of stress and distress which are frequently expressed as aggressive or otherwise disturbed behaviour such as excessive vocalisation, physical aggression or continuous movement around the unit.

The role requires a highly motivated and enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join our team as Band 5 Staff Nurse. You will be expected to provide high quality evidence-based care and support to clients who experience progressive dementia and associated symptoms of stress and distress.

The full-time post is 37.5 hours per week over an 8 week period, covering day, night rotation and weekends. The part-time post is 18.75 hours per week.

The candidate should have good inter-personal skills and the ability to work within a team. Good communication skills are particularly important and a desire to work with older adults suffering from progressive dementia. The role incorporates being a named nurse for a small group of patients and building up solid relationships with patients and their next of kin.

An attractive relocation allowance of up to GBP8,000 is available to successful candidates.

The team would welcome all applicants to contact or visit the ward to discuss this opportunity.

For further information please contact Senior Charge Nurse Leigh Donald onor email: or Deputy Charge Nurse Lauren Robertson, email

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