006920 Staff Nurse, Radiology
Location: Western General Hospital EH4 2XU Grade: Band 5
Category: Nursing & Midwifery Salary: Band 5 (£24,670 - £30,742)
Contract: Permanent Duration: Permanent
Region: Lothian Hours: 37.5
Job type: FullTime Date posted: 10 Oct 2019
Ref: 006920 Closing date: 24 Oct 2019
Diagnostics, A+t, Crit Care ,Acute Services Division (Lothian)
LOTHIAN UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS DIVISION
WESTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL
DEPARTMENT OF CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES X-RAY Service
The Department of Clinical Neurosciences has an international reputation for the management of neurological disorders, providing a supra regional neuroscience service to the population of South East Scotland. We have close links with the University of Edinburgh, Napier University and Queen Margaret University College with whom we will offer Neuroscience Nursing Modules. The Department takes a pro-active approach to towards meeting the personal and professional development needs of individual members of staff.
We currently have a vacancy for a Band 5 Staff Nurse in the Neuroradiology Department. The successful candidate will be required to work as part of the multidisciplinary team. The position is based in the Neurointerventional suite, duties include scrubbing and assisting in interventional procedures. Participation in the on-call rota is essential. You will also rotate through the CT and MRI unit. The post includes an extended role in male catheterisation and cannulation/IV additive duties.
Applications are invited from Registered Nurses. Previous experience is desirable but not essential as training will be offered. Applications from newly registered nurses will be considered.
Further information regarding this post can be obtained from Charge Nurse Karen Briggs tel: [Click here to apply]
or email [Click here to apply]
These posts may involve the performance of Exposure Prone Procedures; therefore Hepatitis B immunity status is required.
How to apply:
For More Information Contact: NHS Lothain Recruitment at [Click here to apply]
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NHS Lothian Recruitment
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NHS Lothian is responsible for meeting the health needs of circa 800,000 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, Liberton Hospital and the Royal Victoria Building. 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 Johns Hospital at Howden, Livingston; the Royal Hospital for Sick Children; Liberton Hospital; the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, and the Lauriston Building. 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 in locations of exceptional beauty and contrast, from the historic skyline of Edinburgh, Scotlands historic capital city, to the wonderful surrounding countryside and coastline of the Firth of Forth.
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Recruitment and Personnel Services, Block 3, Stairwell 6, Residency Buildings, St. John's Hospital, Livingston