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Staff Nurse Renal Unit

Staff Nurse - Renal Unit (Ref: 2831)
Full Time, Fixed term for 2 years - 37.5 hours per week
The Renal Unit is open 3 days - Mon/Wed/Fri and occasionally
may be required to work in Renal outpatients clinic
Band 5 - Salary Range GBP24,670 - GBP30,742 per annum pro rata
In addition to salary, all posts qualify for a Distant Islands Allowance of GBP1,841 per annum (pro rata for part-time and fixed term positions).
We are looking for a highly motivated registered Nurse with Renal Dialysis experience/interest, who has the confidence and ability to develop the knowledge and skills to work independently within a small team.

We currently have a eight stationed haemodialysis unit, where you will deliver a personalised service to patients undergoing renal replacement therapies. Previous renal experience is desirable, but full training will be given to develop and maintain the required skills to successfully undertake this interesting role .You will also be required to be quite flexible with the shift pattern. A full driving licence is required for this post as support is given to home dialysis patients.

Come and work in a setting where continuing professional development is high on the agenda.
There is always something to learn!

This contract is for a fixed-term for 2 years. The reason for the fixed-term contract is organisational restructure. If you wish to apply for this post as a secondment opportunity, you will need to discuss with your line manager before submitting an application.

For an informal discussion, please contact Esther Gakere, Team Leader on.

For more information and to apply:
Internal Applicants: if you are currently working for NHS Shetland (including Bank Members) you must apply via the Jobtrain website link:

External Applicants: ie if you are NOT currently an NHS Shetland employeeor registered on our Bank, you must apply via the following Jobtrain website link:-

If you require assistance or encounter any technical issues with your application, please e-mail support at including the vacancy reference number and "NHS Shetland" in the subject line.
In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.


Staff Nurse Renal Unit

Shetland Islands, UK

Published on 31 Jul 2019