Deputy Charge Nurse

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NHS Lothian is responsible for meeting the health needs of approximately 784,000 people living in and around Edinburgh. We employ approximately 27,000 staff and provide a comprehensive range of primary, community and acute care services for the populations of Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian.

Across all areas of care, we seek to provide specialist and general services fairly and efficiently and to the highest standards. State-of-the-art buildings and our forward-looking and innovative approach have earned our hospitals recognition as centres of excellence.

Our clinical care, teaching and research have a national and growing international reputation. NHS Lothian provides an extensive range of primary care services, including mental health, GP and other community-based services. Primary care services are also provided at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, the Eastern General, Liberton and the Royal Victoria Hospital.

We also provide a comprehensive range of acute adult, paediatric and maternity services. Acute care is provided from the following sites: the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France; the Western General Hospital; St John's Hospital at Howden, Livingston; the Royal Hospital for Sick Children; the Royal Victoria Hospital; Liberton Hospital; the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, and the Lauriston Building.

Working in NHS Lothian

A move to NHS Lothian will give you the chance to develop your NHS career and enhance your lifestyle. There is much to admire and enjoy in the Lothian region, from the splendour of Edinburgh, Scotland's historic capital city, to the beauty and variety of the countryside and coastline.

We have the following opportunity available. Choosing Apply will redirect you to the NHS Scotland Recruitment Application page.

The post holder provides leadership for the delivery of patient care within this 12 bedded GP ward. The post holder has managerial responsibility for this 12 bedded ward in the absence of the Senior Charge Nurse including supervision and deployment of staff. As part of a multidisciplinary team the post holder will have responsibility for assessment of care needs evaluation of care plans ensuring the delivery of high quality care to patients. The post holder has responsibility and accountability for maintaining both clinical and staff governance. Working in collaboration with the care commission to ensure that all standards are achieved and maintained.


NHS Lothian


Edinburgh, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)131 536 9000
Web: http://www.nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk/

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25 January 2017
Location: United Kingdom Lothian Belhaven - Ward 2, Belhaven Hospital, EH42 1TR
Salary: £26565.00 to £35577.00 GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Nursing
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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