Assistant Divisional Nurse Manager (X2)
RAIGMORE HOSPITAL, INVERNESS
ASSISTANT DIVISIONAL NURSE MANAGER – MEDICAL OR SURGICAL DIVISION
FULL TIME – 375 hours per week
Salary Scale - £40,428 to £48,514 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen due to an existing vacancy and retiral at the end of this year, for two Assistant Divisional Nurse Managers to join the team of Senior Nurses at Raigmore Hospital.
Working in either the Medical or Surgical Division the postholders will assume operational responsibility across both divisions on a regular basis. Each will also have a portfolio of Specialist Nurses to support, manage and develop. It is expected that approximately 50% of time will be undertaken in the clinical environment supporting ward teams to maintain Quality standards in line with national guidance.
Successful applicants must be a Registered Nurse and possess recent acute clinical experience, have knowledge of Quality Improvement methodologies, excellent communication skills, and a passion for delivery of high quality person centred care. It is essential for applicants to have 5 years experience at Band 7 level, and be educated to degree level. Candidates must possess a leadership qualification or be able to demonstrate leadership / management skills. Experience of improvement methodology is also desirable.
The City of Inverness is the Capital of the Highlands and enjoys a lifestyle and environment only dreamt of in other parts of the country. Raigmore Hospital is the principal District General Hospital of the Highlands with 454 beds and a catchment area of almost 10,000 square miles covering the entire Scottish Highlands with a population of approx. 300,000. The hospital covers all specialties and is a training hospital for nursing, medical and AHP staff in association with Stirling, Aberdeen and Dundee Universities. It is a Regional Cancer Centre and is sited on a campus along with the innovative Centre for Health Science. Outreach services are provided from this District General Hospital in Inverness to many sites across Northern Highlands and to both the Western Isles and Orkney.
Informal enquiries are welcome to Evelyn Gray, Medical Divisional Nurse Manager, ( Phone number removed ) , bleep 1101, ( Email address removed ) or, William Craig-MacLeman, Surgical Divisional Nurse Manager, ( Phone number removed ) , bleep 2156, ( Email address removed )
Application Form and Job Description are available from and to be returned to e-mail ( Email address removed ) or from our web address www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk or by calling ( Phone number removed ) . Return postal address is John Dewar Building, Highlander Way, Inverness Business & Retail Park, Inverness, Inverness-shire IV2 7GE
Please quote reference: IM10_16_160
Closing date for completed applications: 28th October 2016 at 1200pm
Interviews will take place: 11th November 2016