ARGYLL & BUTE HSPC
MID ARGYLL KINTYRE & ISLAY LOCALITY
BANK STAFF NURSE
HOURS AS & WHEN REQUIRED
£22,218 - £28,746 PRO RATA
An opportunity has arisen for band 5 Registered nurses to work within the inpatient services in Campbeltown Hospital on the nursing bank.
Inpatient services consists of a 19 bedded GP acute ward which cares for acute admissions via the accident and emergency dept, end of life care in a dedicated room to care for patients and their families.
Rehabilitation services within the multi disciplinary team. Daycase services to provide adjunct therapies and transfusions etc.
The accident and emergency department is located alongside the ward where the candidate would gain experience in this area of nursing.
The dialysis unit has been a recent addition to inpatient services and opportunities to train in this speciality will be considered.
There is also a busy Outpatient department with visiting consultants from a range of specialities.
Campbeltown Hospital is situated in the Kintyre Peninsula on the west coast of Scotland. This is a rural hospital within a bustling town. Outdoor pursuits are available with local organised events such as the Mull of Kintyre Run (MOK) great cycling and surfing conditions on the doorstop. The islands of Islay, Gigha, Arran and Jura are easily accessible with a good ferry service.
Informal Enquiries are welcomed by Catriona Watt Senior Charge Nurse, Acute Ward, Email ( Email address removed ) or Phone ( Phone number removed )
For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website: www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/discover
Application packs are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel ( Phone number removed ) (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - ( Email address removed )
Please quote job reference number 16bk/108
The closing date is 28 February 2017