In order to apply to for this position you must have a live pin with the NMC UK.
Applications from 2023 Newly Qualified Nurse/Midwife, will not be considered for this post.
The shift pattern for this position is Monday – Friday various days.
The Staff Nurse position within the Brownlee Outpatient Department, GGH is instrumental to maintain public health requirements where you will contribute skills and knowledge to enable efficient Outpatient care & follow up reviews.
You will be a Registered General Adult nurse who has acquired experience & training pertinent to infectious disease, immunisation & travel clinic services.
As part of a team led by the Senior Charge Nurse, you will be responsible for assessing care needs, implementation and evaluation to ensure the delivery of high quality care to outpatients with the aim to treat / control / prevent onward spread of infection.
Specific knowledge of the range of patient’s conditions is required to facilitate patient education, maintain health & prevent onward spread of disease and public health outbreaks.
You will be expected to support susceptible patients/clients through diagnosis and treatment whilst increasing awareness and understanding of disease amongst service users and providers. You must have the ability to work independently and possess confident communication skills to support this specific client group, engage with hospital clinicians and general practitioners to a provide excellent clinical link between the services, whilst ensuring confidentiality at all times.
Entwined around this clinical core lies a responsibility of consultancy, teaching, audit, research and action plans. In addition to these requirements you will have the knowledge and skill set to competently perform the necessary technical/invasive/physical aspects of care.
You will contribute professionally within groups which may cross-traditional or service boundaries and posses a high level of ITC skills including e- forms, Trakcare and portal. It is essential that you are currently a Registered Adult Nurse certified within the NMC and you have relevant specialised post registration experience.
Shift pattern for this part time 32.0 hour post is core hours over Monday – Friday as the service requirements dictate.
This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland’s PVG Scheme. PLEASE READ AND SAVE THE CANDIDATE APPLICATION PACK BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION
Informal contact: Karen Mackay, Lead Nurse, 0141 451 5988, [email protected]
or Gillian Mulholland, 0141 451 5988, Gillian Mulholland @ggc.scot.nhs.uk
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