NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Band 8A £40,428 - £48,154: 30 hrs
Women and Children’s Directorate, Royal Hospital for Children
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is the largest health organisation in the UK. We care passionately about the quality of care which we deliver and have an exciting vision for the future which promotes a culture of person-centred care, placing the patient at the heart of everything we do. The recent completion of a £842m capital investment programme has seen in 2015 the opening of the new Royal Hospital for Children and the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital resulting in one of the largest hospital campuses in the UK and one of the most advanced in Europe.
There are 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Units within Greater Glasgow and Clyde – Level 3 Units at The Royal Hospital for Children and the Princess Royal Maternity, and a Level 2 Unit at Royal Alexandra Hospital. The Royal Hospital for Children provides regional and national complex specialty / surgical neonatal services.
As an Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner you will be responsible for practicing advanced skills ensuring the delivery of safe and effective Neonatal care provision both within the Neonatal Unit and throughout the Maternity Service. Working within the neonatal unit as an Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner you will you will contribute to the delivery of a proactive and responsive high quality neonatal service, combining nursing and medical duties.
You will provide expert clinical care at an advanced level to neonates and families within intensive care, high dependency and special care areas of the neonatal unit. You will take total responsibility for a case load of babies in the assessment of care needs and the delivery of optimal care at a level equivalent to that of middle grade medical staff.
You will be a Registered Adult/Child Nurse/Registered Midwife. It is essential that you are educated to degree level with MSc Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or Equivalent, with substantial post registration experience in neonatal care, along with experience as working as an Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner. This post is for 30 hours per week with a rotational shift pattern. This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland’s PVG Scheme.
Job Description and further application information available at the website below, follow the link to NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, look under Nursing and Midwifery and quote the reference number above.
Closing Date: 27/05/2016
For more information about this role please contact Morag Liddell on 0141 201 2261, or via the email address below.
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