CI190715 - Senior Charge Nurse, Trauma & Emergency Theatre

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.

Are you an experienced and dynamic nursing leader ready to make a significant impact in a high-pressure environment?

We are seeking an exceptional Senior Charge Nurse to join our team and lead our trauma and emergency operating theatres. With four Trauma/Emergency theatres and a dedicated workforce of 50 skilled professionals, we are a busy and fast-paced department committed to delivering exceptional, 24/7 patient care.

Key Responsibilities:
- Lead and manage a team of 50 staff members across four trauma and emergency operating theatres.
- Oversee daily operations, ensuring high standards of care and efficiency in a demanding environment.
- Drive recruitment efforts, attracting top talent to join our exceptional team.
- Implement and manage organisational changes to enhance service delivery and operational effectiveness.
- Foster a culture of continuous improvement to improve patient outcomes and staff satisfaction.
- Make difficult decisions with confidence and clarity, prioritising patient care and team wellbeing.


Requirements:
- Proven experience in a senior nursing role within perioperative setting.
- Strong leadership skills with a track record of successful team management.
- Expertise in recruitment, organizational changes, and implementing necessary changes.
- Energetic, adaptable, and charismatic, with a passion for innovation and improvement.
- Excellent communication skills, capable of inspiring and motivating a team.
- Ability to thrive in a busy, high-pressure environment, making sound decisions under pressure.

If you are a proactive and resilient leader who thrives in a challenging environment and is not afraid to embrace change, we want to hear from you. Join us and play a crucial role in shaping the future of our trauma and emergency operating theatres.

Become a part of our dedicated team and make a real difference in the lives of our patients. Apply today!

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

Informal enquiries to: agnieszka.glowacka2@nhs.scot 

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