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FIFE HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP FIFE WIDE DIVISION QUEEN MARGARET HOSPITAL - CARNEGIE UNIT COMMUNITY CHILDRENS NURSE REF NO: FW136/07/19LB SALARY: GBP30,401 - GBP38,046 PRO RATA BAND 6 - HOURS: 30 An exciting opportunity has arisen due to retirement of current post holder to join an established team of Community Childrens Nurses: it is a busy service with a diverse caseload covering North East Fife. We are looking for a confident innovative nurse to join the team, you will require to be a flexible practitioner within the community setting, a good team player and be able to develop collaborative working relationships with other health professionals from both local area and tertiary centres /Social Work/Education/ CHAS (Rachel House Childrens Hospice) 3rd sector agencies and voluntary agencies. You will work as an autonomous practitioner carrying clinical responsibility for a caseload of Children & Young people, delivering high quality, safe / effective care in a variety of settings across the community ( Home, Schools, Nurseries, Child Development Centres, Respite Unit ) You must be a registered children's nurse ideally with significant experience of working with children and young people within an acute or community setting. You must also demonstrate knowledge and principles of teaching others. Previous experience of working with children and young people with complex needs would be advantageous. A full induction period will be offered to the successful candidate. You will be allowed opportunities to develop both clinically and professionally within a supportive environment and encouraged to participate in service developments. For informal enquiries, please contact Lynn Mushet, Lead Nurse onor. A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment. NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK. Application forms can be downloaded from , saved to your PC and returned to the recruitment team by email attachment. You can also request an application pack by email quoting the job reference number. Our email address is We will acknowledge all e-mailed application forms within 24 hours of receipt. We do not accept CV applications. Applications may be considered on a job share basis. CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON ON 20TH AUGUST 2019



Fife, UK

Published on 31 Jul 2019