EMERGENCY CARE DIRECTORATE – WARD 42
REF NO: HH586/11/17JE
SALARY: £22,440 - £29,034 PRO RATA
BAND 5 – HOURS: VARIOUS
Ward 42 is a very busy Acute Stroke Unit looking after 24 patients, with a commitment to multidisciplinary team working. We specialise in caring for patients who have had a stroke.
An opportunity has arisen for a Staff Nurse to join our team delivering care to stroke patients. Interest in nursing stroke patients is essential for this post.
This is an excellent opportunity for 1st level Registered Nurses interested in developing knowledge and skills in acute stroke nursing. You must have excellent communication skills and team working abilities.
You should be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team and have a genuine interest in caring for patients with stroke.
Experience in caring for the stroke patient is not necessary as training will be given.
The post is 37.50 hours per week rotational over days and nights working 11.5 hour shifts.
For further information please contact Senior Charge Nurse Moira DInverno onext 20147 or Charge Nurse Claire Ritchie on ext 29442 or 29942
A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.
NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK.
Application forms can be downloaded from , saved to your PC and returned to the recruitment team by email attachment. You can also request an application pack by email quoting the job reference number.
Our email address is
We will acknowledge all returned application forms within 24 hours of receipt.
We do not accept CV applications. Applications may be considered on a job share basis.
CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON ON 24TH APRIL 2018