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Expressions of interest are invited to provide primary medical services under a General Medical Services Contract for approximately 4,912 patients in the Fauldhouse area of West Lothian. The GMS services are provided from leased premises at Breich Valley Medical Practice, Fauldhouse Partnership Centre, Lanrigg Road, Fauldhouse, EH47 2JD.

This is an excellent opportunity to improve health outcomes and NHS Lothian would welcome applications from interested parties that will deliver high quality primary medical services responsive to the needs of the patient population. As well as delivering essential services, the successful provider will be expected to offer a range of additional and enhanced services.

It is a requirement that all applicants meet the criteria of section 17L of the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978, as amended.

Further details are available on the Public Contracts Scotland website
Applicants should register as a supplier
and applications should be lodged electronically by NOON on 27 July 2018.

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Job details
Primary Care Nurse
Location: Prison Services Grade: Band 5
Category: Nursing & Midwifery Salary: £24,670 - £30,742 per annum, pro rata
Contract: Permanent Duration:
Region: ForthValley Hours: 30 hours per week
Job type: PartTime Date posted: 03 Jul 2019
Ref: 19070509 Closing date: 17 Jul 2019
An exciting opportunity has arisen within NHS Forth Valley Prison Healthcare, we are seeking to appoint Mental Health Nurses on a permanent basis; these posts are available across the 3 Forth Valley Prisons (Glenochil, Polmont & Cornton Vale). You will be a first level registered Mental Health Nurse with a willingness to support ongoing professional development. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to work as part of our Health Centre team to deliver a comprehensive key role taking forward the care and treatment of individuals with Mental Health issues, as an integral member of the Mental Health/Addiction Teams and Partnership with our Primary Care Team within the unique setting of a prison environment. You should have the ability to demonstrate high quality, person-centred care and good team working. Keenness towards developing practice, with appropriate and satisfactory clinical and interpersonal skills is required. To operate as part of
an extensive multi disciplinary team, the role of the Mental Health Nurse is to provide assessment, evaluation and delivery of a range of interventions that best manage prisoner healthcare needs and to contribute to the continuous development of LD/MH care for our patients. This is a diverse role which involves the day to day delivery of autonomous nurse-led care, to a population who have a range of mental health, learning disabilities, learning difficulties, physical, psychological, substance misuse and social problems. You will be expected to work a flexible shift pattern although primarily 0800 to 1600hrs (no night shift included). The duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme. More information on this scheme can be found at
How to apply:
Application forms and job descriptions are available by clicking the link on the download section below. Alternatively if you are unable to download an application pack please quote the post title and reference number and email us at [Click here to apply] or Tel: [Click here to apply] and leave a message with your details. PLEASE NOTE WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT CV'S.
An application form can be downloaded here in Microsoft Word or PDF format

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Additional vacancy information: (application pack)

[Click here to apply] FP.docx

Contact information
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NHS Forth Valley
Phone: [Click here to apply] Fax: Not Specified
Email: [Click here to apply]
Informal Contact
Rosemary Duffy, Healthcare Manager or Denise Allan, Clinical Manager on Tel: [Click here to apply]
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NHS Forth Valley
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Please be advised we are unable to accept CV's.
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Recruitment Services Team, NHS Forth Valley, Admin Offices, Falkirk Community Hospital, Westburn Avenue, Falkirk

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