Job Description

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.

Location – Wick

Highland Health & Social Care

Post Title – School Nurse Trainee Band 5

Full-time – 37.5 hours per week

Duration – Permanent

Salary Scale: Band 5 – £28,384 – £35,365 p.a.

(Please Note NHS application forms will not be accepted, see below to apply)

The School Nursing service works within and overarching model of Mental Health and Wellbeing focussing on the impact of inequality and poverty.

School Nurses work within localities, their workload is driven by the needs of Children and Young people and focusses on the impact of poverty and inequality.

As a trainee School Nurse you will undertake the Advanced Practice – School Nursing qualification delivered by RGU. On completion of the Advanced practice qualification you will move into a Band 6 School Nurse post within the Caithness locality.

Informal enquiries regarding the post to: Louise Lee, or Toni Barker,

Application Forms and Job Descriptions are available online reference number – HGH14707. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application please contact Business Support 01955 608279 (24 hour Voicemail) quoting the post reference number above.

Please quote reference in the subject line of your email – HGH14707.

Closing date for completed applications: Monday 12th June 2023.

For more information on how to apply, please click here.