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BC24380 - Senior Staff Nurse

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 Senior Staff nurse to work within our new department of scheduled admissions (DoSA)at Woodend , opening late Summer 2019.Elective Orthopaedics has gone through a service re design , with the opening of DoSA and the implementation of enhanced recovery , for elective limb surgery.

We are looking for a dynamic individual who has acute sector experience within a busy surgical or anaesthetics environment. They should be able to work well under pressure. Strong leadership skills required, to oversee the opening of this new department. Previous experience at band 6 level would be advantageous but not essential.

The successful candidate will work 32 hours over 4 days, Monday to Friday, and would be based in DoSA and rotate into pre-operative assessment. They would receive in house training and completion of competencies on chest and heart auscultation.

The individual must be hard working; innovative and able to work autonomously within own limitations. Excellent communication skills and teamwork are essential. This post also requires teaching and mentoring of junior members of staff. The post will also require deputising for SCN in their absence.

To obtain a copy of the job description and person specification , please click on the following link: BC24380 - Senior Staff Nurse.doc

If you are interested in finding out more about the post please direct informal enquires to Senior Charge Nurse Louise Allen .Tel

Closing date: Wednesday 24th July 2019


BC24380 - Senior Staff Nurse

Aberdeen, UK

Published on 10 Jul 2019