VACANCY (Post Title): Charge Nurse
GRADE: Band 6
SALARY: £26,830 to £35,933
Description of Role:
An exciting opportunity has arisen to recruit a Registered Mental Health Nurse to a Band 6 Charge Nurse post within Midpark Hospital in Dumfries. Midpark is the region’s Acute Mental Health Hospital which opened in 2012, receiving accolades and an award for its design. It provides a modern, stable and secure environment for up to 85 patients across 6 wards, including Adult, Older Adult, IPCU and Rehab.
The main purpose of the role will be to have responsibility for the management of the clinical area and nursing team in the absence of the Senior Charge Nurse, ensuring safe and effective clinical practice at all times.
The post holder will also be expected to participate in the role of Nominated Hospital Lead across all shifts, including weekends and night shifts, ensuring a point of Senior contact for staff within the hospital.
Informal enquiries: Lynnette Dickson, Michelle Skachill, or Jake Garton onExt 36366.
Closing Date: Thursday 19th April 2018 (midnight)