Smoking Cessation Nurse Advisor- Mental Health
South Partnership

Job reference: 051598

Location: South Partnership

Job closing date: 07/05/2021

Job posted date: 23/04/2021

Salary: Band 5 (£25,351 - £31,966)

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 18.75

Department: Health Improvement

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lanarkshire

Fixed Term post until 31/03/2023

‘Please note this post will require periods of lone working’.

Please note this is a part time post (18.75 hrs)and the salary for this position will be pro-rata.

To assist the Stop Smoking Service by contributing to the delivery of service provision within both primary and secondary care settings.
Registered Mental Health Nurse with post qualifying experience
Good knowledge of mental health conditions and pharmacology.
Good observation skills
Knowledge of mental health services and third sector organisations
Brief intervention skills
Group facilitation skills
Specialist knowledge and experience in smoking cessation
Effective listening, and interpersonal skills
Ability to work autonomously with groups and individuals
Excellent time management skills
IT skills
Good written and verbal communication skills
Good understanding of NHS settings
Current driving licence

 Informal enquiries regarding the post will be welcomed by Jackie MacDonald, Team Leader, on 07583 066849 or Sharon Rankine, Nurse Specialist, on 07580 985255.

 If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Lyn Henry, Recruitment Administrator, on 01698 754373.

 Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert once a sufficient amount of applications are received.  Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.


The closing date for this job has now passed.