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Job reference: 180513
Salary: Band 4 (£27,598 - £30,019)
Job closing date: 15/03/2024
Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery
Location: NHS Forth Valley Sites
Employment type: Fixed-term
Hours Per Week: 11.5 and 7.5
Job posted date: 01/03/2024
Employer (NHS Board): NHS Forth Valley
Department: Various

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Fixed term opportunity until December 2024

Are you a final year nursing student?

Do you meet the following criteria?

  • Completion of Year 1, Year 2 and first six months of a recognised undergraduate nursing programme.
  • Previous experience in a caring environment.
  • Ability to work with people and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrate ability to work unsupervised.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to perform tasks efficiently and effectively within a busy environment.
  • Commitment to ongoing personal development.

If so? We would love to hear from you!

We are looking for students to join our busy wards within NHS Forth Valley, 11.5 hours per week. 

As an Assistant Practitioner Final Year Student Nurse you would be involved in performing specific care tasks as directed and supported by a registered nurse.

This will give you the opportunity to develop your understanding of evidenced based practice and delivering care in line with current practice this will be achieved by implementing care packages under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

    If you believe that you have the relevant skills, experience, and values we are seeking, we would love you to start your nursing career, here with us, at NHS Forth Valley.

    NHS Forth Valley encourage applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of our diverse workforce.

    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

    The closing date for receipt of applications is 15/03/2024.               

    Thank you for your interest in working for NHS Forth Valley.

    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.

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