Community Staff Nurse

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...

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.



An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent Band 5 registered nurse to join the Community Nursing Team based at Campbeltown Hospital.

Campbeltown is situated on the Kintyre Peninsula on the west coast of Scotland.

The Community Nursing Team provides care and caseload management adopting a clinically effective approach to all areas of practice.

Care is delivered throughout the peninsula using a holistic approach to assess, identify and prioritise health needs within the home environment and wider community setting in conjunction with the wider primary health care team and colleagues within the Health and Social Care Partnership.

A co-ordinated approach to prevention of admission and hospital discharge is taken which includes user involvement in service planning and delivery.

Skilled clinical interventions, health education and promotion are provided in order to maintain optimum independent living in the community.

Applicants must be NMC registered and possess clinical assessment skills.

Experience of providing palliative care would be advantageous for this role.

Kintyre affords great opportunities for excellent work/life balance.

Outdoor pursuits are available and there are great cycling and surfing conditions on the doorstep.

The islands of Islay, Gigha, Arran and Jura are easily accessible.

Informa Enquiries To: Fiona Brodie, Community Nursing Team Lead

Email: fiona.brodie@nhs.scot,

Tel: 01586 555802

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NHS Highland is geographically the largest of the 14 regional boards of NHS Scotland, covering an area of 12,500 square miles, across Highland and Argyll & Bute.

As a board we strive to ensure the environment is conducive to nurturing a positive culture, supported and delivered through our NHS and Social Care values.






Care and compassion

Dignity and respect

Openness, honesty and responsibility

Quality and teamwork


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