Nursing Auxiliary
Victoria Hospital

Job reference: 020998

Location: Victoria Hospital

Job closing date: 28/04/2020

Job posted date: 15/04/2020

Salary: Band 2 (£18,786 - £20,812)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: Various

Department: Medicine of the Elderly

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Fife

An opportunity has arisen for an individual to join Ward 42, Medicine of Elderly within NHS Fife.

We require Nursing Auxiliaries within Ward 42 Victoria Hospital.  We are seeking a caring individual who has a willingness to learn.  Previous experience in venepuncture, blood glucose monitoring, catheterisation, cannulation and observations would be desirable.

The post requires someone with excellent communication skills, good time management, the ability to prioritise workload and an ability to use initiative as well as being a good team player.

If successful in your application, you will be offered the opportunity to undertake an SVQ2 or SVQ3 (dependent on band) in Health and Social Care, approximately 9 months after taking up post. It is expected that you complete this qualification, which will be fully funded by NHS Fife. The Line Manager will provide you with more information once you are in post

For informal enquiries please contact Karen Cafferkey Senior Charge Nurse on 01592 643355 ext 27928.

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK.


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