An exciting opportunity has arisen within the respiratory department for a highly motivated Senior Charge Nurse to provide Leaderships and ensure that high quality, safe, effective, person centered care is delivered. On a daily basis you will be expected to lead the wider team supporting effective care planning and safe discharge. You will ensure appropriate learning opportunities are available for all staff, encouraging best practice to deliver a high quality of patient care at all times in line with NHS GGC Care Assurance Standards. You will be responsible to the Lead Nurse for clinical guidance & professional management. As Senior Charge Nurse the candidate will have 24/7 responsibility for the management of the ward and delivery of care assurance standards. You will demonstrate that you have effective leadership, communication and organisational skills. Evidence of personal development will be expected with a willingness to contribute to education and audit at ward level. A good understanding and knowledge of policy, procedures and local/national priorities will be required to support the team. You will posses substantial experience at band 6 level within a relevant setting and demonstrate a high level of IT skills. Informal Contact: Joan Edge, Lead Nurse, Joan.Edge@ggc.scot.nhs.uk, 0141 451 6040 Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Packs.