Where to find us
We are delighted to announce that there are some exciting opportunities available within the mental health services in NHS Forth Valley
We are looking for applicants who have an interest to work within:
- IPCU & Adult Inpatient admission wards, Forth Valley Royal Hospital (FVRH)
- Inpatient admission dementia specialist & Older Adult Admissions ward, Forth Valley Royal Hospital (FVRH)
- Male low secure ward, Bellsdyke site, Larbert
- Rehabilitation wards, Bellsdyke site, Larbert
- Older Adult Intermediate ward, Bo’ness
Applications are invited from enthusiastic suitably qualified first level registered mental health nurses, who are keen to enhance/develop clinical skills, to work within these settings. The post holder will work as part of a multidisciplinary team and should possess good interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal). The successful candidate should be committed to the provision of high quality, patient focused care; have a flexible approach to service needs and a genuine interest in working with patients within a mental health setting.
NHS Forth Valley is committed to providing excellent patient care. Wards 2 & 3 are both AIMS accredited, by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. Ward 4 recently won the “Top Team Award” at the Scottish Health Awards.
NHS Forth Valley is committed to supporting staff with a work-life balance and we are in the process of reviewing our shift patterns for our mental health wards. If you would like to discuss this further then please get in touch.
We encourage and support staff to gain a wide range of experiences, and support this through staff personal development plans.
This advert is for registered mental health nurses who have a current NMC pin. If you are due to qualify prior to March 2024, please apply via other post. If you are due to qualify later in 2024, our advert will be out around Easter 2024.
For informal enquiries please contact:
Katherine Roseweir, Lead Nurse, Adult Mental Health on 07814 138983
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 www.disclosurescotland.co.uk
Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail, therefore please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders) and 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.