Clinical Support Worker, ICU

NHS Forth Valley

Clinical Support Worker, ICU

Band 3 (£25,468 - £27,486)

NHS Forth Valley, North Broomage, Falkirk

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 1 week ago, 10 Jul | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

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Full Job Description

Secondment/Fixed term opportunity for 9 months to cover substantive post holders maternity leave.

*Secondment Opportunity Existing permanent employees must first discuss this opportunity with their substantive line manager and complete the secondment request form prior to interview. The secondment request form and the associated secondment policy can be found on the HR/Recruitment intranet pages and must be completed and signed by the substantive line manager.  The Candidate should then take it with them to interview as confirmation that an agreement has been granted.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated enthusiastic, kind, caring and hard working CSW to work within our Critical care department for a 9 month period. The Intensive Care Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital is a 19 bedded combined general unit caring for critical ill patients requiring Level 1, 2 or Level 3 care.

Candidates will be expected to carry out assigned tasks, involving direct care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Experience in working in a health care setting would be an advantage. Applicants must be able to adapt to an unpredictable, rapidly evolving department. By joining us you will be part of a progressive team committed to diversity, excellence and achievement.  Being flexible to work as the situation and service requires would be an essential aspect of this post.

Informal enquiries to:  Susan Buchanan or Susan Barclay, Senior Charge Nurses on or .

The duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme.  More information on this scheme can be found at

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NHS Forth Valley is positive about disabled people and is committed to offering an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job.  Please contact the Recruitment Office on if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you with your application and/or interview.

NHS Scotland 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 Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.