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Job reference: 136982
Salary: Band 5 (£28,384 - £35,365)
Job closing date: 21/02/2023
Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery
Location: Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Employment type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 22.5
Job posted date: 07/02/2023
Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Forth Valley
Department: Paediatrics

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 5 Staff Nurse post within the Paediatric Daycare Unit (PDU) at Forth Valley Royal Hospital. The team liaises and supports the Children’s Ward, Children’s Community Nursing Team and Children’s Complex Care Team.

PDU consists of 8 beds looking after children who require investigations, procedures, treatments as well as children who require elective theatre. The unit currently operates Monday – Friday 07:00-19:30. 

The successful candidate must have a Child Branch level NMC Registration or RSCN NMC registration.

The successful candidate will be a keen team player, have excellent communication skills and display an enthusiasm to promote person-centered care within our 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

For further information and informal enquiries please contact Colette Fotheringham, Team Leader Community Children’s Nursing Team on 01324 618329.


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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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