019706 Community Clinical Nurse Manager, Primary Care

Organization: NHS Scotland Recruitment

Posted: 20 March, 2020

Lothian,United kingdom


Job description

Older People ,East Lothian Partnership (Lothian) , NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society. ***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early*** The Clinical Nurse Manager has operational responsibility for providing clinical, managerial and professional leadership in the running of the service and accountable for the delivery and standards of care provided to patient and ensuring safe effective person centred care. To lead the development of new service models to meet key National and HCSP strategic objectives ensuring compliance with staff, clinical and financial governance. To work in collaboration with key stakeholders within NHSL Acute Services, Health and Social Care (H&SC), Voluntary and Third Sector providers to ensure efficient, safe and effective services are provided to meet the needs of the population of East Lothian. Lead in the appraisal and setting of personal development plans for team managers and their senior nursing staff including ensuring access to CPD and individual performance management and implementation of revalidation processes. This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post. For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact Lorraine Cowan, Chief Nurse on 01620 842818 or email Lorraine.cowan@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk