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Job reference: 135493
Salary: Band 7 (£43,422 - £50,506)
Job closing date: 09/02/2023
Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery
Location: Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Employment type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 37.5
Job posted date: 26/01/2023
Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Forth Valley
Department: Pre- op assessment

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A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent dynamic senior charge nurse for Preoperative assessment and arthroplasty within NHS Forth Valley.

The successful applicant will need to have experience in preoperative assessment and experience or evidence of experience in a senior leadership role.

The post will require an experienced member of staff, with extensive preoperative experience.  Excellent communication and leadership skills are essential. The successful applicant will need to have a commitment to the highest standard of patient care and be invested in ensuring the staff are managed and well supported within the team.

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

Contact Katherine Fotheringham CNM 01324 566402 for further information

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail, therefore please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS Forth Valley is positive about disabled  people and  is committed to offering an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job.  Please contact the Recruitment Office on 0330 041 4694 if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you with your application and/or interview.

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.

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