District Nurse/Specialist Practitioner - Adult Health and Social Care
An exciting opportunity has arisen for Band 6 DN posts within East Renfrewshire HSCP. Consideration will be also be given to candidates looking for part time/job share opportunities.
As a member of the Primary Health Care Team and working collaboratively with the Senior Nurse and Nurse Team Leader, the District Nurse will assist in the implementation of local and national strategies and will provide clinical and managerial leadership to the nursing team.
Working in partnership with other health professionals in the HSCP, Acute Services and voluntary agencies. You will have overall responsibility for the planning, delivery and evaluation of nursing care, including health improvement initiatives, for a defined caseload. You will contribute to health improvement initiatives to individuals and families on the caseload and to the wider community.
They will be responsible for the appropriate use of resources, including equipment, supplies and manpower within their department. They will have autonomy in matters of nursing clinical decision making.
It is essential that yoiu are currently a Registered Adult Nurse with the NMC and that you have substantial post registration experience and a post registration BSC/specialist Practitioner Qualification in District Nursing and provide evidence of Continuing Professional Development. This post is covering to locations Eastwood Health and Care Cenre and Barrhead Health and Care Centre.
Current driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential to this post
Informal Contact: Kevin Bletsoe, Senior Nurse, Tel No
Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Packs .