IDS Team Leader
Harry Walker Centre

Job reference: 089327

Location: Harry Walker Centre

Job closing date: 30/06/2022

Job posted date: 16/06/2022

Salary: Band 7 (£40,872 - £47,846)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: AIRDRIE IDS

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lanarkshire

The postholder will be a first level registered nurse with valid NMC Registration being educated to/working towards/operating at Degree Level. Whilst managing all trained and untrained nursing staff within a defined team responsible for the delivery of nursing care to a high standard.  Carry overall responsibility for the supervision and management of nursing staff and clinical care delivered on an ongoing basis (continuous responsibility 24/7).

The successful candidate will have:

Post graduate expertise within speciality / area of practice that demonstrates the required breadth of knowledge required to lead safety, effectively and efficiently. 

Comprehensive knowledge of clinical guidelines and standards within the speciality / area of practice.

Specialist knowledge and experience of relevant conditions, pathology, policies and procedures associated with the speciality/area of practice ensuring that the level of expertise can be utilised to deliver leadership within speciality / area of practice.

Management qualification or equivalent gained through experience and continuous professional development

Further education/evidence of Continuous Professional Development in area of speciality including study days/courses/post graduate qualification

The post holder will possess excellent team-working/leadership skills and have the ability to motivate others and work using own initiative, effective time management skills, a working knowledge of basic information technology and have excellent listening, communication and interpersonal skills.​​​​​​​

Informal enquiries regarding the post will be welcomed by Margaret McGreevy on 01698 753052 

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact 

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.

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