KG188492 - Staff Nurse

NHS Grampian

KG188492 - Staff Nurse

Band 5 (£30,229 - £37,664)

NHS Grampian, Rosemount, Aberdeen City

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 1 week ago, 3 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

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Full Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Forensic Acute Ward of Royal Cornhill Hospital for an enthusiastic registered mental health nurse who is keen to enhance/develop their clinical skills in this specialist environment.

The post holder will contribute to providing high quality evidence-based care and support to clients who experience a diverse range of mental health issues within the Acute and Forensic Services. The post holder will, provide care through a progressive patient focused approach, within a therapeutic environment and underpinned by risk assessment and management that will maximise the individuals potential. 
As a pivotal member of the team you should possess good interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal), have a good understanding of current drivers and legislation.  Forensic Acute is a dynamic environment and the ideal candidate should be motivated to work as a member of the team supporting a positive and therapeutic culture focused on the needs of the patient group. 

The duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme.

An attractive relocation allowance of up to £8,000 is available to successful candidates

For additional information about this exciting opportunity please contact: Senior Charge Nurse, Lorna Gordon lorna.gordon1@nhs.scot or contact the ward on

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.