This is a rare opportunity for a senior clinical nurse - you will provide clinical leadership and professional line management, acting as a supportive and flexible manager to ensure the delivery of the Marie Curie Nursing Service strategy and service within the areas of the Aberdeenshire.
Reporting to and working alongside the Head of Operations and Quality for the North & West of Scotland, you will manage a number of diverse services delivered across your area, whilst, with the support of a Senior Nurse and management RN, daily line manage a team of remote clinical staff, ensuring that the right workforce is trained and available to deliver quality, safe care to patients in line with a supervision framework. This may also include leading on recruitment and selection and leading at investigations or disciplinary hearings on occasions.
You will work closely with the multi-disciplinary teams, District Nursing teams, the Marie Curie co-ordination centre, Senior Nurses, Marie Curie Nurses and Healthcare Assistants in order to provide a proactive and consistent approach to delivering patient care.
A confident communicator, you will act as the clinical voice for Marie Curie, participating in local NHS palliative care strategy/ End of life groups and networks to ensure awareness and recognition of the contribution of the MCNS, providing expert advice and information as necessary and also identifying future development opportunities. You will assume responsibility for the management of any clinical incidents and work within the Charity’s clinical governance framework in order to achieve targets.
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For more information or an informal chat please contact our Irene Johnstone, Head of Operations on 0141 557 7434
To apply please visit our website
Closing date: 23rd January 2022
Interview date: TBC