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Director of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions
Location: Borders General Hospital TD6 9BS Grade: Grade D
Category: Senior Managers Salary: Grade D (£73,443 - £95,714)
Contract: Permanent Duration: Permanent
Region: Borders Hours: 37.5
Job type: FullTime Date posted: 02 Mar 2021
Ref: 046342 Closing date: 09 Apr 2021
Joint Exec Team ,Borders General Hospital
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DIRECTOR OF NURSING, MIDWIFERY AND ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
Executive Grade D, Salary Scale: £73,443 - £95,714, full-time.
Base: Melrose, Scottish Borders, Scotland TD6 9BS. Relocation assistance available
You will also be eligible for 3% of basic salary allowance for your participation on the Executive emergency on-call rota.
Assessment Centre: will take place on Tuesday 27 April 2021
Interviews: will take place on Wednesday 28 April 2021
This is an exciting time to join NHS Borders. Since his arrival in 2019, the Chief Executive is building a new Executive Team and the focus for the next few years will be squarely on improvement, innovation, compassionate leadership and optimising cost effectiveness.
NHS Borders stretches from the border with England to the south, to the Berwickshire coastline to the east, the festival town of Peebles in the west and the Lothians to the north. The Scottish Borders has a mix of urban and rural and includes the towns of Melrose (famous for its rugby), Kelso (famous for fishing in the River Tweed & Teviot) and Galashiels (commercial centre). Edinburgh and Newcastle are around one and two hours away respectively.
The NHS Borders workforce totals 3,600, operates with an annual operating income of £260 million and serves a population of 120,000. The Scottish Borders is a great place to set up home, with stunning scenery and a high quality of living.
Our Director of Nursing, Midwifery and AHP role is very important to us. The successful candidate will bring strategic vision, boundless energy, a passion for delivering the highest standards of care and will build an ever more confident, inclusive, agile and capable workforce.
For an informal discussion with Ralph Roberts, Chief Executive, NHS Borders, please contact Kim Moffat PA to the Chief Executive on Tel: 01896 825515. The current postholder is also available to discuss the role on Tel: 01896 828220.
How to apply:
For More Information Contact: HR Department at [email protected]
Additional vacancy information: (application pack)
NHS Borders is the NHS service provider for the Scottish Borders. We provide acute and primary care services from the Borders General Hospital, 4 community hospitals and a network of mental health and learning disability inpatient, community and day facilities.
The Borders General Hospital provides a full range of services across the specialties, including inpatient and daycase surgery, outpatient services, Accident & Emergency, maternity and paediatrics as well as therapy, laboratory and pharmacy facilities.
The Community Hospitals provide inpatient GP beds, outpatient and rehabilitation and therapy clinics.
Our Primary & Community Services Board co-ordinates primary health care services provided by 24 GP practice and a network of dentists, pharmacists and ophthalmic opticians across the region.
NHS Borders also has responsibility for health protection and health promotion for the population of the Borders.
The Scottish Borders has a population of about 110,000 and NHS Borders employs approximately 3,200 staff.
Please e-mail your completed Application Forms to [email protected]
or alternatively you can send it to us at the following address;
Human Resources Department
Borders General Hospital
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)