Primary/Acute Care Learning Disability Charge Nurse – NHS Scotland – Kilmarnock

NHS Scotland

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.

We are seeking to employ an enthusiastic, progressive and innovative Primary/Acute Care Learning Disability Charge Nurse to work within the East Ayrshire Community Learning Disability Team based between North West Kilmarnock Area Centre, Kilmarnock and Rothesay House, Cumnock. The team is multi-disciplinary with a strong inter-agency focus with health and local authority partners. You must have an RNLD qualification with experience of working in a community team and an understanding of supporting clients to access acute and primary care health services.

It is essential that you have good interpersonal skills with evidence of continuous professional development. Be able to demonstrate an understanding of the current policy context affecting the development of person centred learning disability services and the role of nursing in a changing clinical environment.

Car driver essential.

Hours: 37.50 per week, they would consider a 30 Hour part time position.

For an informal discussion or additional Information please contact Karen Gribben, Team Leader, 01563 578568

Applications are welcome from UK, EEA and non-EEA candidates.
As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to produce proof of your EU Settlement status from 1st July 2021 to demonstrate your Right to Work in the United Kingdom. Further information: Existing employees may be asked to provide evidence of their EU Settlement Status from 1st July 2021.

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