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Job reference: 151550
Salary: Band 7 (£46,244 - £53,789)
Job closing date: 16/06/2023
Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery
Location: Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Employment type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 37.5
Job posted date: 02/06/2023
Employer (NHS Board): NHS Forth Valley
Department: Cardiology, Heart Failure

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We are seeking to recruit 2 enthusiastic Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP) to join our Multidisciplinary Team at Forth Valley Royal Hospital. Candidates should have a specialist interest in Heart Failure.

Working within the multi-professional clinical team the role of the ANP-HF is integral to the smooth running of the Cardiology/Heart Failure Service. The post holder will work at an advanced level undertaking high level clinical decision making affording assessment, diagnosis and treatment including prescribing for patients with cardiology conditions and other multi-dimensional problems. Decisions are made using high level expert knowledge skills and clinical competence in the delivery of evidenced based patient centred clinical care of the highest standard in accordance with the NMC and Safety Legislation.

These posts will support the delivery of “hot Clinic”, in-patient care and ambulatory heart failure care.

The successful candidate must have well-developed demonstrable leadership and teaching skills with the ability to problem solve under pressure whilst remaining responsive to the delivery and demands within both Unscheduled and Scheduled Care work streams.

You must be a Registered Nurse with relevant clinical experience within Cardiology and educated to Masters Level. A Clinical Examination Skills Qualification and a Non Medical Prescriber Qualification are also required. The posts are full time (37.5 hours per week).

This post will also be considered as in training position under Annex 21 of the Agenda for Change terms & conditions.

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

 If you think you have the qualities for this post and are seeking a new rewarding opportunity, we look forward to hearing from you.

Informal Contact: Catherine Mondoa, Consultant Nurse-Cardiology Department Manager 01324 566979.

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

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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