Senior Charge Nurse

Posted 1 week ago by NHS 24
Job Title: Senior Charge Nurse

Location: Aberdeen

Hours: 37.5 hours

Salary Band: Band 7 £33,222 - £43,471 (pro-rata for part time hours worked. Placement on salary scale is dependent on confirmation of previous relevant NHS service. Plus salary enhancements for working in the Out of Hours Period)

Reference: 18/181

Duration: Permanent

Band 7 Senior Charge Nurse.......Your next move.

NHS 24 are looking to offer unique and inspirational experienced nurse(s) an opportunity to take forward our Service Delivery Strategy and help bring to life our organisational values.

As a Senior Charge Nurse, you will be part of a busy and ambitious team playing your part in putting patients and the public first in everything NHS Scotland does.

You must be able to demonstrate that you possess the skills and abilities necessary to effectively lead a clinical team in order to ensure safe and effective clinical assessment for the population of Scotland.

It is expected that you will be confident in balancing competing priorities. You will also be expected to take forward the delivery of safe effective and person centred care as well as leading improvement and innovation. To enable this you will have the opportunity to engage our nurses, clinicians and other health care professionals.

The ideal candidate will have extensive post registration experience, ideally educated to degree level or equivalent. They will also be able to demonstrate strong leadership qualities and the ability to make effective clinical decisions in a pressurised environment.

You must be registered as an adult nurse on Part 1 of the NMC register.

This post will involve working predominantly in the Out of Hours period, however there is a requirement for Senior Charge Nurse cover on all shifts across the 24hr period. Flexibility to cover a variety of shifts is required.

Successful applicants will be based in our modern clinical centre in Aberdeen which is easily accessible and offer free parking facilities.

A comprehensive induction package will be available as well as the option to undertake further clinical and professional development.

We understand that you may wish to have a informal discussion or visit, prior to progressing an application, this is positively welcomed, please feel free to contact a Clinical Services Manager on

Reference: 37026363

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