Immunisation Staf Nurse Posts
VACANCY REF No: 19.606
VACANCY (Post Title): Immunisation Staff Nurse (3 Posts)
Immunisation Team, Public Health
GRADE: Band 5
SALARY: GBP24,670 to GBP30,742 (Pro-rata)
HOURS: 1 Post - 15hpw, 4 Months Fixed Term (Project Cover)
2 Posts - 30hpw, 4 Months Fixed Term (Project Cover)
Particular Post preference should be indicated on application and discussed at interview.
Description of Role:
NHS Dumfries & Galloway Immunisation Team is looking to appoint Band 5 Staff Nurses to the Public Health Directorate Immunisation Team. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the team modernising the delivery of local vaccinations as part of the Vaccination Transformation Programme.
You will be part of the team as we implement a cradle to grave service, where you will be delivering Adult and at Risk Flu vaccinations, Pneumococcal and Herpes Zoster vaccinations.
The posts are fixed term with bases to be confirmed as Annandale or Nithsdale.
You will be a first level registered nurse with a substantial amount of post registration experience. You should be motivated and self driven with a commitment to developing and delivering a high standard of care. Previous Immunisation experience is desirable but not essential however you should demonstrate knowledge of the adult vaccination programmes and the Greenbook. You must be able to demonstrate excellent communication interpersonal and time management skills and have the ability to work on your own initiative and as a lone worker within a variety of settings within the community.
A driving license is essential as applicants will be required to work across the region.
This post will require the successful applicants to obtain PVG Clearance.
Informal enquires to: Gemma Stewart, Lead Immunisation Nurse.
Tel / or Email:
Closing Date: Thursday 15 August 2019 (midnight)