Staff Nurse - Mental Health Division
Various locations across Highland

Job reference: 083422

Location: Various locations across Highland

Job closing date: 31/12/2022

Job posted date: 02/02/2022

Salary: Band 5 (£26,104 - £32,915)

Employment type: Various Contract Options

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 0

Department: Mental Health Nursing

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Highland

Are you ready for a fulfilling career and life in Scottish Highlands? If so, get in touch as we have supported development opportunities for Band 5 mental health nurses. These include working in our mental health inpatient hospital in Inverness or you may wish to be embedded within local Highland communities all of which offer stunning and / or remote and rural settings.

We want to attract nurses who are passionate about developing their skills in line to deliver the 2030 nursing vision. Whatever your chosen specialism i.e. adult / older adult (including dementia); drug and alcohol recovery or learning disabilities, we welcome motivated, and compassionate individuals who want to make a real difference to the mental health and well-being to the people of the Highlands. Depending on your specialism there will be opportunities to develop enhanced skills relevant to your current or future role i.e. non medical prescribing, advanced nurse practitioners, psychological interventions, etc.

NHS Highland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce. Our aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. You can expect to enjoy the usual benefits of working in an organisation that values its people, including:

· Generous holidays, excellent pension, investment in your ongoing professional development and attractive family friendly provisions.

· Relocation expenses for the right candidates who meet the NHS Highland criteria.

There are a variety of permanent / fixed term contracts available which includes full and part time hours.

For informal inquiries please see contacts below:-

Barry Muirhead - Associate Nurse Director

Email -

Phone - 07811 033 369