Current vacancies

There are currently 40 vacancies within NSS.

Donor Carer - Aberdeen - 14hrs per week, 2 positions available

Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre AB25 2ZW
Band 3 (£19,945 - £21,947)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 3
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000347
2 Posts available
Tissues & Cells (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Manufacturing (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Donor Carer: 14hrs per week, 2 positions available.

We are looking for 2 donor carer's to join our existing team of staff who provide a high standard of care to our donors.  You should be friendly, enjoy meeting people and be willing to work as part of a team.

These positions are within Donor Services Blood Collection Team is based in Aberdeen; however extensive travel throughout the region is required. You must be flexible, and willing to work variable hours. Hours will include occasional Sundays and regular late evenings.

Knowledge of health care or other customer focused environments is essential. Standard keyboard skills are essential as are good communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidates must comply with the Mandatory Induction Standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland 2009; and with the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers.

The successful candidates will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Shona Reid, Senior Nurse Manager on 01224 812444 or 07964246898.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Business Intelligence & Analytics - 3 posts - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 06 May 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000177
3 Posts available
Architecture & Solutions (Sub-Dept)
Information Technology (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NSS is the leading provider of BI and advanced analytics within the public sector in Scotland.  Established in 2000, the Business Intelligence and Analytics service is a dedicated team of BI professionals that designs, develops and supports an integrated data platform for NHSScotland which underpins Scotland’s reputation as a world leader in health informatics.  Following a change in legislation in 2014, NSS now offers BI services across the public sector.

Due to the increasing demand for Business Intelligence and analytical services, and the rapid expansion in data science and advanced analytics technologies and capabilities, we are looking for 3 experienced and enthusiastic BI and advanced analytics professionals to join our team.
The typical responsibilities will include
•    Technical analysis
•    Design of and build of data platforms (including physical and virtual)
•    Design and build of complex data processing and data wrangling routines
•    Design and build of innovative BI and analytical solutions
•    Evaluation, implementation and support of BI and data science platforms used across the public sector
•    Support of external development teams through the design and delivery of enablement activities
•    BI Consultancy
Current leading edge technologies include Oracle Exadata and Denodo data virtualisation, Tableau visual analytics and Business Objects reporting. During this financial year, the BI and analytics team will be evaluating and implementing platforms to manage big and unstructured data, and to support the AI and machine learning life cycle.
Services provided by the BI and Analytics team include consultancy, development and support of innovative BI solutions, and BI platforms as a service (PaaS).  PaaS users are fully supported, through our Centres of Excellence, to ensure maximum benefit is achieved from these platforms.
A degree, or equivalent, is required plus significant experience in the delivery of enterprise-wide BI and analytical solutions.  Successful candidates will be strong communicators, with an enthusiastic, proactive attitude.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Neil Sinclair on 0131 275 6952.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Monday 6th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Category Manager - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000278
Strategic Sourcing (Sub-Dept)
Strategic Sourcing (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

As a vital part of NHS Scotland, NHS National Services Scotland’s mission is to enable and support the delivery of better health and better care, working in partnership. We do this by providing a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care.        

We are seeking an enthusiastic team manager, knowledgeable and experienced in strategic procurement to take senior responsibility for a portfolio of medical devices covering paramedical and surgical products and ensuring the delivery of National strategies.

Reporting to the Strategic Sourcing Manager, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of contracts valued at circa £100 million. You will be expected to develop and implement portfolio strategies, adopt strategic sourcing processes and implement new technologies e.g. e-tendering and e-procurement. You will manage a team of procurement professionals and will be required to lead and motivate the team to ensure the delivery of customer-oriented best value contracts for the NHS in Scotland.

You will ideally have at least 8 years procurement experience with a minimum of 3 years at a senior level and should be able to demonstrate a high level of initiative and excellent leadership skills. Written and verbal communication skills are key, as well as relationship management experience in dealing with a wide range of knowledgeable customers, suppliers and trade organisations. You should ideally be educated to degree level and be a professionally qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Paul Hornby, Strategic Sourcing Manager on 01698 794540.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Category Manager - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000278
Strategic Sourcing (Sub-Dept)
Strategic Sourcing (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

As a vital part of NHS Scotland, NHS National Services Scotland’s mission is to enable and support the delivery of better health and better care, working in partnership. We do this by providing a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care.        

We are seeking an enthusiastic team manager, knowledgeable and experienced in strategic procurement to take senior responsibility for a portfolio of medical devices covering paramedical and surgical products and ensuring the delivery of National strategies.

Reporting to the Strategic Sourcing Manager, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of contracts valued at circa £100 million. You will be expected to develop and implement portfolio strategies, adopt strategic sourcing processes and implement new technologies e.g. e-tendering and e-procurement. You will manage a team of procurement professionals and will be required to lead and motivate the team to ensure the delivery of customer-oriented best value contracts for the NHS in Scotland.

You will ideally have at least 8 years procurement experience with a minimum of 3 years at a senior level and should be able to demonstrate a high level of initiative and excellent leadership skills. Written and verbal communication skills are key, as well as relationship management experience in dealing with a wide range of knowledgeable customers, suppliers and trade organisations. You should ideally be educated to degree level and be a professionally qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Paul Hornby, Strategic Sourcing Manager on 01698 794540.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist Advanced - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 7
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000316
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become a part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland. This is a unique opportunity to work, not only in national Health Protection but also to work in partnership to deliver Public Health services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.  This will involve working with NHS Scotland, the Scottish Government Health Directorates, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, healthcare providers, academia and others.

We are currently seeking three full time (37.5 hours per week) and one part time (18.75 hours per week) Healthcare Scientist Advanced (Epidemiology) Band 7 posts in the multidisciplinary Blood Borne Viruses, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Immunisation and Respiratory Group within Health Protection Scotland based in Glasgow. The post holders will work in selected areas across the teams, for example, on vaccine preventable diseases, HIV or TB.  

You will support a full range of public health activities including implementation and evaluation of national surveillance programmes. This will include collecting, managing, analysing and reporting surveillance data from routine and non routine sources. Responsibilities will also include operational support and advice, research, education and training, and involve collaboration with a number of internal and external stakeholder groups. You will also be able to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and on your own initiative and lead on projects or topic areas as required.

You will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; a primary degree in a scientific or clinical subject, and a postgraduate degree in epidemiology, public health or a relevant healthcare related field and/or demonstrable experience in epidemiological research methods including the use of statistical packages (e.g. EpiInfo, R, SPSS or STATA) and a record of peer-reviewed publications.

You will be able to work to a high standard using judgement and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing your time and workload to meet deadlines. You will have a proven, successful track record in epidemiology and the ability to analyse and interpret data and to communicate your ideas in a clear and concise manner is essential. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Heather Murdoch heather.murdoch@nhs.net  on 0141 300 1159.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Business Intelligence & Analytics - 3 posts - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 06 May 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000177
3 Posts available
Architecture & Solutions (Sub-Dept)
Information Technology (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NSS is the leading provider of BI and advanced analytics within the public sector in Scotland.  Established in 2000, the Business Intelligence and Analytics service is a dedicated team of BI professionals that designs, develops and supports an integrated data platform for NHSScotland which underpins Scotland’s reputation as a world leader in health informatics.  Following a change in legislation in 2014, NSS now offers BI services across the public sector.

Due to the increasing demand for Business Intelligence and analytical services, and the rapid expansion in data science and advanced analytics technologies and capabilities, we are looking for 3 experienced and enthusiastic BI and advanced analytics professionals to join our team.
The typical responsibilities will include
•    Technical analysis
•    Design of and build of data platforms (including physical and virtual)
•    Design and build of complex data processing and data wrangling routines
•    Design and build of innovative BI and analytical solutions
•    Evaluation, implementation and support of BI and data science platforms used across the public sector
•    Support of external development teams through the design and delivery of enablement activities
•    BI Consultancy
Current leading edge technologies include Oracle Exadata and Denodo data virtualisation, Tableau visual analytics and Business Objects reporting. During this financial year, the BI and analytics team will be evaluating and implementing platforms to manage big and unstructured data, and to support the AI and machine learning life cycle.
Services provided by the BI and Analytics team include consultancy, development and support of innovative BI solutions, and BI platforms as a service (PaaS).  PaaS users are fully supported, through our Centres of Excellence, to ensure maximum benefit is achieved from these platforms.
A degree, or equivalent, is required plus significant experience in the delivery of enterprise-wide BI and analytical solutions.  Successful candidates will be strong communicators, with an enthusiastic, proactive attitude.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Neil Sinclair on 0131 275 6952.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Monday 6th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist (Health Protection) - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 6 (£30,401 - £38,046)
Closing date: Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Band 6
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000348
HAI (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Protection Scotland (HPS) works in partnership to deliver health protection services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.

We are seeking a permanent Healthcare Scientists (Health Protection) to work in the Antimicrobial Resistance & Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Group.  The posts will be across the National Policies Guidance and Outbreaks (NPGO) Programme, Neonatal Unit (NNU) Programme and the Decontamination Programme.  The postholders will assist in supporting efforts to prevent healthcare associated infection by means of surveillance, operational support and training, covering areas such as surgical-site surveillance, decontamination, microbiological surveillance, research and infection control.  

Generally, the post holders will be required to support consultants, programme leads or senior nursing and scientific staff in the provision of specialised information, advice and support to stakeholders.  They will assist in the development of a specialised epidemiological knowledge base to underpin one or more health protection programmes of work.  This will include the analysis, interpretation and presentation of epidemiological and surveillance data and participation in relevant research activities. The post holders will provide support to the ARHAI Group and collaborate with other HPS groups involved in this area.

You will be educated to degree level in a scientific or clinical subject. You will have a proven track record as a team player, excellent planning and organisational skills and well developed analytical skills, including a familiarity with statistical analysis tools e.g. SPSS, STATA. Knowledge of the NHS and infectious diseases would be advantageous. The location of the posts will be Glasgow.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr. Catherine Boswell on 0141 282 2127.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Tuesday 14th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Project Support Officer - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 5 (£24,670 - £30,742)
Closing date: Monday, 20 May 2019
Band 5
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: 000384
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

One permanent position and
one 12 month maternity cover, fixed term/secondment
 

We currently have two vacancies within Scottish Health Protection Network (SHPN) - Portfolio Management Team: Health Protection Scotland, based in Glasgow (with occasional travel in Scotland).  Positions available are: one permanent position and one 12 month Maternity Cover, fixed term/secondment opportunity.

Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) is a strategic business unit of NHS National Services Scotland, part of NHS Scotland. PHI provides health protection, health information, health intelligence, statistical, and knowledge management services and advice that support the NHS in progressing quality improvement in health and care and facilitates robust planning and decision making.

This is a unique opportunity to work in national Health Protection as part of a team dedicated to the portfolio management of the Scottish Health Protection Network. This will involve working across different areas of health protection with a variety of stakeholders both within and out with NHS Scotland such as NHS Boards, Scottish Government Health Directorates, local authorities, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, academia and national health protection agencies as part of the SHPN.

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland.

The Project Support Officer role contributes significantly to NHS Scotland delivery by providing professional input to portfolio, programme, project and service management teams across Health Protection Scotland. Candidates should be able to demonstrate recent experience and success whilst working in a project support or service management support environment.  Knowledge and application of the tools and techniques of project management will be required and a formal qualification such as PRINCE2 at Foundation or Practitioner level would be highly beneficial.

The successful candidates will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; able to work to a high standard using judgment and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing time and workload to meet deadlines. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Darren Ross on 0141 282 2910 or darrenross@nhs.net.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 20th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist Advanced - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 7
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000316
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become a part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland. This is a unique opportunity to work, not only in national Health Protection but also to work in partnership to deliver Public Health services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.  This will involve working with NHS Scotland, the Scottish Government Health Directorates, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, healthcare providers, academia and others.

We are currently seeking three full time (37.5 hours per week) and one part time (18.75 hours per week) Healthcare Scientist Advanced (Epidemiology) Band 7 posts in the multidisciplinary Blood Borne Viruses, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Immunisation and Respiratory Group within Health Protection Scotland based in Glasgow. The post holders will work in selected areas across the teams, for example, on vaccine preventable diseases, HIV or TB.  

You will support a full range of public health activities including implementation and evaluation of national surveillance programmes. This will include collecting, managing, analysing and reporting surveillance data from routine and non routine sources. Responsibilities will also include operational support and advice, research, education and training, and involve collaboration with a number of internal and external stakeholder groups. You will also be able to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and on your own initiative and lead on projects or topic areas as required.

You will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; a primary degree in a scientific or clinical subject, and a postgraduate degree in epidemiology, public health or a relevant healthcare related field and/or demonstrable experience in epidemiological research methods including the use of statistical packages (e.g. EpiInfo, R, SPSS or STATA) and a record of peer-reviewed publications.

You will be able to work to a high standard using judgement and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing your time and workload to meet deadlines. You will have a proven, successful track record in epidemiology and the ability to analyse and interpret data and to communicate your ideas in a clear and concise manner is essential. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Heather Murdoch heather.murdoch@nhs.net  on 0141 300 1159.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh/Glasgow

Edinburgh/Glasgow
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 24 May 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000351
Engineering & Environment (Sub-Dept)
Facilities PCF (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Facilities Scotland (HFS) plays a key national role in the development and publication of national operational policy, standards, strategy and technical guidance for NHS Scotland in relation to non-clinical professional healthcare subjects including Facilities Management, Architecture, Building, Science and Engineering, Planning, Environment, Estates, Construction Procurement and allied technical topics including the promotion of new initiatives in the field of healthcare property and facilities management.

We now need a Principal Engineer to provide technical and managerial advice on a range of Healthcare Engineering issues to NHS Scotland bodies and others as required and represent NHS Scotland in dealings with other organisations.

You will manage and contribute to the development and dissemination of Engineering guidance, including Scottish Health Technical Memoranda, to NHS Scotland through forums, workshops and seminars. You will have a high level of understanding of Engineering systems legislation and extensive experience of managing projects.

You will also have excellent interpersonal skills, oral & written communication skills and well-developed organisational abilities.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Ian Storrar on Tel: 0141 207 1613.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 24th May 2019. (Previous applicants need not apply)

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Senior Nurse Infection Control - Glasgow - 2 positions available

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 8A (£45,446 - £51,883)
Closing date: Wednesday, 08 May 2019
Band 8A
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000385
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Are you a highly experienced Infection Prevention and Control Nurse with specialist knowledge of antimicrobial resistance and prevention of healthcare associated infection across health and social care settings?

Can you demonstrate a wide array of clinical expertise, innovation and professional leadership skills within infection prevention and control?
Would you like the opportunity to lead and support service delivery across Scotland and the wider UK?
Then, Health Protection Scotland would welcome an application from you as an experienced Infection Control nurse to come and work with us.
We are looking to recruit two Senior Nurses (band 8A) and will provide the opportunity to work in an exciting and dynamic workplace.
The successful candidates will contribute to the antimicrobial and infection control agenda across Scotland and the wider UK.  In addition, you will work collaboratively with internal and external partners such as the Scottish Government to help shape the future of Health Protection across Scotland.
The successful candidate can expect flexible working hours and a commitment for ongoing personal and professional development.  The position will be hosted in Meridian Court, Glasgow however there may be times that the post holder may be required to travel.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Jackie McIntyre on 0141 300 1175.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 8th May 2019.
Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Category Manager - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000278
Strategic Sourcing (Sub-Dept)
Strategic Sourcing (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

As a vital part of NHS Scotland, NHS National Services Scotland’s mission is to enable and support the delivery of better health and better care, working in partnership. We do this by providing a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care.        

We are seeking an enthusiastic team manager, knowledgeable and experienced in strategic procurement to take senior responsibility for a portfolio of medical devices covering paramedical and surgical products and ensuring the delivery of National strategies.

Reporting to the Strategic Sourcing Manager, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of contracts valued at circa £100 million. You will be expected to develop and implement portfolio strategies, adopt strategic sourcing processes and implement new technologies e.g. e-tendering and e-procurement. You will manage a team of procurement professionals and will be required to lead and motivate the team to ensure the delivery of customer-oriented best value contracts for the NHS in Scotland.

You will ideally have at least 8 years procurement experience with a minimum of 3 years at a senior level and should be able to demonstrate a high level of initiative and excellent leadership skills. Written and verbal communication skills are key, as well as relationship management experience in dealing with a wide range of knowledgeable customers, suppliers and trade organisations. You should ideally be educated to degree level and be a professionally qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Paul Hornby, Strategic Sourcing Manager on 01698 794540.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist (Health Protection) - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 6 (£30,401 - £38,046)
Closing date: Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Band 6
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000348
HAI (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Protection Scotland (HPS) works in partnership to deliver health protection services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.

We are seeking a permanent Healthcare Scientists (Health Protection) to work in the Antimicrobial Resistance & Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Group.  The posts will be across the National Policies Guidance and Outbreaks (NPGO) Programme, Neonatal Unit (NNU) Programme and the Decontamination Programme.  The postholders will assist in supporting efforts to prevent healthcare associated infection by means of surveillance, operational support and training, covering areas such as surgical-site surveillance, decontamination, microbiological surveillance, research and infection control.  

Generally, the post holders will be required to support consultants, programme leads or senior nursing and scientific staff in the provision of specialised information, advice and support to stakeholders.  They will assist in the development of a specialised epidemiological knowledge base to underpin one or more health protection programmes of work.  This will include the analysis, interpretation and presentation of epidemiological and surveillance data and participation in relevant research activities. The post holders will provide support to the ARHAI Group and collaborate with other HPS groups involved in this area.

You will be educated to degree level in a scientific or clinical subject. You will have a proven track record as a team player, excellent planning and organisational skills and well developed analytical skills, including a familiarity with statistical analysis tools e.g. SPSS, STATA. Knowledge of the NHS and infectious diseases would be advantageous. The location of the posts will be Glasgow.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr. Catherine Boswell on 0141 282 2127.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Tuesday 14th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Project Support Officer - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 5 (£24,670 - £30,742)
Closing date: Monday, 20 May 2019
Band 5
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: 000384
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

One permanent position and
one 12 month maternity cover, fixed term/secondment
 

We currently have two vacancies within Scottish Health Protection Network (SHPN) - Portfolio Management Team: Health Protection Scotland, based in Glasgow (with occasional travel in Scotland).  Positions available are: one permanent position and one 12 month Maternity Cover, fixed term/secondment opportunity.

Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) is a strategic business unit of NHS National Services Scotland, part of NHS Scotland. PHI provides health protection, health information, health intelligence, statistical, and knowledge management services and advice that support the NHS in progressing quality improvement in health and care and facilitates robust planning and decision making.

This is a unique opportunity to work in national Health Protection as part of a team dedicated to the portfolio management of the Scottish Health Protection Network. This will involve working across different areas of health protection with a variety of stakeholders both within and out with NHS Scotland such as NHS Boards, Scottish Government Health Directorates, local authorities, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, academia and national health protection agencies as part of the SHPN.

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland.

The Project Support Officer role contributes significantly to NHS Scotland delivery by providing professional input to portfolio, programme, project and service management teams across Health Protection Scotland. Candidates should be able to demonstrate recent experience and success whilst working in a project support or service management support environment.  Knowledge and application of the tools and techniques of project management will be required and a formal qualification such as PRINCE2 at Foundation or Practitioner level would be highly beneficial.

The successful candidates will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; able to work to a high standard using judgment and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing time and workload to meet deadlines. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Darren Ross on 0141 282 2910 or darrenross@nhs.net.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 20th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist Advanced - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 7
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000316
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
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Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become a part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland. This is a unique opportunity to work, not only in national Health Protection but also to work in partnership to deliver Public Health services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.  This will involve working with NHS Scotland, the Scottish Government Health Directorates, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, healthcare providers, academia and others.

We are currently seeking three full time (37.5 hours per week) and one part time (18.75 hours per week) Healthcare Scientist Advanced (Epidemiology) Band 7 posts in the multidisciplinary Blood Borne Viruses, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Immunisation and Respiratory Group within Health Protection Scotland based in Glasgow. The post holders will work in selected areas across the teams, for example, on vaccine preventable diseases, HIV or TB.  

You will support a full range of public health activities including implementation and evaluation of national surveillance programmes. This will include collecting, managing, analysing and reporting surveillance data from routine and non routine sources. Responsibilities will also include operational support and advice, research, education and training, and involve collaboration with a number of internal and external stakeholder groups. You will also be able to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and on your own initiative and lead on projects or topic areas as required.

You will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; a primary degree in a scientific or clinical subject, and a postgraduate degree in epidemiology, public health or a relevant healthcare related field and/or demonstrable experience in epidemiological research methods including the use of statistical packages (e.g. EpiInfo, R, SPSS or STATA) and a record of peer-reviewed publications.

You will be able to work to a high standard using judgement and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing your time and workload to meet deadlines. You will have a proven, successful track record in epidemiology and the ability to analyse and interpret data and to communicate your ideas in a clear and concise manner is essential. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Heather Murdoch heather.murdoch@nhs.net  on 0141 300 1159.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Business Intelligence & Analytics - 3 posts - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 06 May 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000177
3 Posts available
Architecture & Solutions (Sub-Dept)
Information Technology (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
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Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NSS is the leading provider of BI and advanced analytics within the public sector in Scotland.  Established in 2000, the Business Intelligence and Analytics service is a dedicated team of BI professionals that designs, develops and supports an integrated data platform for NHSScotland which underpins Scotland’s reputation as a world leader in health informatics.  Following a change in legislation in 2014, NSS now offers BI services across the public sector.

Due to the increasing demand for Business Intelligence and analytical services, and the rapid expansion in data science and advanced analytics technologies and capabilities, we are looking for 3 experienced and enthusiastic BI and advanced analytics professionals to join our team.
The typical responsibilities will include
•    Technical analysis
•    Design of and build of data platforms (including physical and virtual)
•    Design and build of complex data processing and data wrangling routines
•    Design and build of innovative BI and analytical solutions
•    Evaluation, implementation and support of BI and data science platforms used across the public sector
•    Support of external development teams through the design and delivery of enablement activities
•    BI Consultancy
Current leading edge technologies include Oracle Exadata and Denodo data virtualisation, Tableau visual analytics and Business Objects reporting. During this financial year, the BI and analytics team will be evaluating and implementing platforms to manage big and unstructured data, and to support the AI and machine learning life cycle.
Services provided by the BI and Analytics team include consultancy, development and support of innovative BI solutions, and BI platforms as a service (PaaS).  PaaS users are fully supported, through our Centres of Excellence, to ensure maximum benefit is achieved from these platforms.
A degree, or equivalent, is required plus significant experience in the delivery of enterprise-wide BI and analytical solutions.  Successful candidates will be strong communicators, with an enthusiastic, proactive attitude.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Neil Sinclair on 0131 275 6952.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Monday 6th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Project Support Officer - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 5 (£24,670 - £30,742)
Closing date: Monday, 20 May 2019
Band 5
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: 000384
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

One permanent position and
one 12 month maternity cover, fixed term/secondment
 

We currently have two vacancies within Scottish Health Protection Network (SHPN) - Portfolio Management Team: Health Protection Scotland, based in Glasgow (with occasional travel in Scotland).  Positions available are: one permanent position and one 12 month Maternity Cover, fixed term/secondment opportunity.

Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) is a strategic business unit of NHS National Services Scotland, part of NHS Scotland. PHI provides health protection, health information, health intelligence, statistical, and knowledge management services and advice that support the NHS in progressing quality improvement in health and care and facilitates robust planning and decision making.

This is a unique opportunity to work in national Health Protection as part of a team dedicated to the portfolio management of the Scottish Health Protection Network. This will involve working across different areas of health protection with a variety of stakeholders both within and out with NHS Scotland such as NHS Boards, Scottish Government Health Directorates, local authorities, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, academia and national health protection agencies as part of the SHPN.

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland.

The Project Support Officer role contributes significantly to NHS Scotland delivery by providing professional input to portfolio, programme, project and service management teams across Health Protection Scotland. Candidates should be able to demonstrate recent experience and success whilst working in a project support or service management support environment.  Knowledge and application of the tools and techniques of project management will be required and a formal qualification such as PRINCE2 at Foundation or Practitioner level would be highly beneficial.

The successful candidates will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; able to work to a high standard using judgment and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing time and workload to meet deadlines. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Darren Ross on 0141 282 2910 or darrenross@nhs.net.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 20th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh/Glasgow

Edinburgh/Glasgow
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 24 May 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000351
Engineering & Environment (Sub-Dept)
Facilities PCF (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
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Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Facilities Scotland (HFS) plays a key national role in the development and publication of national operational policy, standards, strategy and technical guidance for NHS Scotland in relation to non-clinical professional healthcare subjects including Facilities Management, Architecture, Building, Science and Engineering, Planning, Environment, Estates, Construction Procurement and allied technical topics including the promotion of new initiatives in the field of healthcare property and facilities management.

We now need a Principal Engineer to provide technical and managerial advice on a range of Healthcare Engineering issues to NHS Scotland bodies and others as required and represent NHS Scotland in dealings with other organisations.

You will manage and contribute to the development and dissemination of Engineering guidance, including Scottish Health Technical Memoranda, to NHS Scotland through forums, workshops and seminars. You will have a high level of understanding of Engineering systems legislation and extensive experience of managing projects.

You will also have excellent interpersonal skills, oral & written communication skills and well-developed organisational abilities.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Ian Storrar on Tel: 0141 207 1613.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 24th May 2019. (Previous applicants need not apply)

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Category Manager - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000278
Strategic Sourcing (Sub-Dept)
Strategic Sourcing (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
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Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

As a vital part of NHS Scotland, NHS National Services Scotland’s mission is to enable and support the delivery of better health and better care, working in partnership. We do this by providing a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care.        

We are seeking an enthusiastic team manager, knowledgeable and experienced in strategic procurement to take senior responsibility for a portfolio of medical devices covering paramedical and surgical products and ensuring the delivery of National strategies.

Reporting to the Strategic Sourcing Manager, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of contracts valued at circa £100 million. You will be expected to develop and implement portfolio strategies, adopt strategic sourcing processes and implement new technologies e.g. e-tendering and e-procurement. You will manage a team of procurement professionals and will be required to lead and motivate the team to ensure the delivery of customer-oriented best value contracts for the NHS in Scotland.

You will ideally have at least 8 years procurement experience with a minimum of 3 years at a senior level and should be able to demonstrate a high level of initiative and excellent leadership skills. Written and verbal communication skills are key, as well as relationship management experience in dealing with a wide range of knowledgeable customers, suppliers and trade organisations. You should ideally be educated to degree level and be a professionally qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Paul Hornby, Strategic Sourcing Manager on 01698 794540.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000342
Local Infrastructure (Sub-Dept)
Infrastructure Services (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) works at the very heart of the health service in Scotland, providing a diverse range of services to ensure frontline patient care is delivered effectively. As well as direct services such as blood transfusion and national screening programmes, the Agency provides a wide range of support services such as: collation, interpretation and dissemination of information; payment of primary care practitioners; surveillance of infectious and communicable diseases; national procurement; counter fraud services and provision of expert legal services.

As part of the IT Strategic Business Unit, NSS Infrastructure services has direct responsibility for over 400 servers running over 250 different applications, and for processing over 100 million records per year. The NSS Infrastructure Server team is responsible for maintaining and supporting the existing server estate as well as researching emerging technologies and recommending future direction. They are also involved in a number of major IT projects aimed at optimising the use of IT infrastructure.

The team is split into 3 areas of expertise - Microsoft, UNIX, and Oracle Database Admin.

An opportunity has become available within our Server team for an experienced UNIX/Linux Engineer. The successful candidate will be part of a team supporting over 100 servers mainly Solaris and Red hat with attached storage arrays. The servers run a variety of applications including Oracle databases, apache and tomcat.

You will have a strong background in systems administration with skills covering:
•    Solaris and Red Hat server management
•    VMware Vcenter Server  6.0
•    Storage management mainly Netapp and Nimble
•    Experience of ldap technologies
•    Web and application servers mainly Apache and Tomcat
•    Also advantageous would be experience of working in a hybrid cloud environment primarily azure. Experience of container technologies mainly Docker and Solaris zones would be desirable

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Stephen Mullen at Stephen.mullen@nhs.net

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Consultant in Donor Medicine

SNBTS National Centre EH14 4AP
Consultant (£80, 653 - £107, 170)
Closing date: Friday, 17 May 2019
Consultant
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000288
Clinical SNBTS (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Donor Services (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic opportunity to work in NHS National Services Scotland

Working at the very heart of the health service, NHS National Services Scotland delivers services critical to frontline patient care and in support of the efficient and effective operation of NHS Scotland.  A major division within the NHS National Services Scotland, the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) plays a vital role not only in the health of the people of Scotland but also on an international scale – through our leading position in new product development, biomedical research and donor services.  Our goal is to maintain the highest standards of patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

The duties of the post are to support the Blood Donation and Tissues, Cells and Advanced Therapies services across Scotland.

This post is offered under the terms of the new consultant contract and as such the job plan is available for consideration.  The successful applicant will be expected to participate in the job planning process and will be subject to review at least annually.  The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in the consultant appraisal system.

Applicants must be registered medical practitioners who are included on the General Practice or Specialist Register of the General Medical Council or within three months of doing so.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Angus Wells on 0131 314 5709 or Dr Sharon Zahra on 0131 314 5686.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is 17 May 2019.

Interviews will take place on 10 June 2019.   

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000342
Local Infrastructure (Sub-Dept)
Infrastructure Services (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) works at the very heart of the health service in Scotland, providing a diverse range of services to ensure frontline patient care is delivered effectively. As well as direct services such as blood transfusion and national screening programmes, the Agency provides a wide range of support services such as: collation, interpretation and dissemination of information; payment of primary care practitioners; surveillance of infectious and communicable diseases; national procurement; counter fraud services and provision of expert legal services.

As part of the IT Strategic Business Unit, NSS Infrastructure services has direct responsibility for over 400 servers running over 250 different applications, and for processing over 100 million records per year. The NSS Infrastructure Server team is responsible for maintaining and supporting the existing server estate as well as researching emerging technologies and recommending future direction. They are also involved in a number of major IT projects aimed at optimising the use of IT infrastructure.

The team is split into 3 areas of expertise - Microsoft, UNIX, and Oracle Database Admin.

An opportunity has become available within our Server team for an experienced UNIX/Linux Engineer. The successful candidate will be part of a team supporting over 100 servers mainly Solaris and Red hat with attached storage arrays. The servers run a variety of applications including Oracle databases, apache and tomcat.

You will have a strong background in systems administration with skills covering:
•    Solaris and Red Hat server management
•    VMware Vcenter Server  6.0
•    Storage management mainly Netapp and Nimble
•    Experience of ldap technologies
•    Web and application servers mainly Apache and Tomcat
•    Also advantageous would be experience of working in a hybrid cloud environment primarily azure. Experience of container technologies mainly Docker and Solaris zones would be desirable

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Stephen Mullen at Stephen.mullen@nhs.net

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Senior Nurse Infection Control - Glasgow - 2 positions available

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 8A (£45,446 - £51,883)
Closing date: Wednesday, 08 May 2019
Band 8A
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000385
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Are you a highly experienced Infection Prevention and Control Nurse with specialist knowledge of antimicrobial resistance and prevention of healthcare associated infection across health and social care settings?

Can you demonstrate a wide array of clinical expertise, innovation and professional leadership skills within infection prevention and control?
Would you like the opportunity to lead and support service delivery across Scotland and the wider UK?
Then, Health Protection Scotland would welcome an application from you as an experienced Infection Control nurse to come and work with us.
We are looking to recruit two Senior Nurses (band 8A) and will provide the opportunity to work in an exciting and dynamic workplace.
The successful candidates will contribute to the antimicrobial and infection control agenda across Scotland and the wider UK.  In addition, you will work collaboratively with internal and external partners such as the Scottish Government to help shape the future of Health Protection across Scotland.
The successful candidate can expect flexible working hours and a commitment for ongoing personal and professional development.  The position will be hosted in Meridian Court, Glasgow however there may be times that the post holder may be required to travel.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Jackie McIntyre on 0141 300 1175.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 8th May 2019.
Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist (Health Protection) - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 6 (£30,401 - £38,046)
Closing date: Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Band 6
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000348
HAI (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Protection Scotland (HPS) works in partnership to deliver health protection services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.

We are seeking a permanent Healthcare Scientists (Health Protection) to work in the Antimicrobial Resistance & Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Group.  The posts will be across the National Policies Guidance and Outbreaks (NPGO) Programme, Neonatal Unit (NNU) Programme and the Decontamination Programme.  The postholders will assist in supporting efforts to prevent healthcare associated infection by means of surveillance, operational support and training, covering areas such as surgical-site surveillance, decontamination, microbiological surveillance, research and infection control.  

Generally, the post holders will be required to support consultants, programme leads or senior nursing and scientific staff in the provision of specialised information, advice and support to stakeholders.  They will assist in the development of a specialised epidemiological knowledge base to underpin one or more health protection programmes of work.  This will include the analysis, interpretation and presentation of epidemiological and surveillance data and participation in relevant research activities. The post holders will provide support to the ARHAI Group and collaborate with other HPS groups involved in this area.

You will be educated to degree level in a scientific or clinical subject. You will have a proven track record as a team player, excellent planning and organisational skills and well developed analytical skills, including a familiarity with statistical analysis tools e.g. SPSS, STATA. Knowledge of the NHS and infectious diseases would be advantageous. The location of the posts will be Glasgow.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr. Catherine Boswell on 0141 282 2127.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Tuesday 14th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Consultant in Donor Medicine

SNBTS National Centre EH14 4AP
Consultant (£80, 653 - £107, 170)
Closing date: Friday, 17 May 2019
Consultant
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000288
Clinical SNBTS (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Donor Services (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic opportunity to work in NHS National Services Scotland

Working at the very heart of the health service, NHS National Services Scotland delivers services critical to frontline patient care and in support of the efficient and effective operation of NHS Scotland.  A major division within the NHS National Services Scotland, the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) plays a vital role not only in the health of the people of Scotland but also on an international scale – through our leading position in new product development, biomedical research and donor services.  Our goal is to maintain the highest standards of patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

The duties of the post are to support the Blood Donation and Tissues, Cells and Advanced Therapies services across Scotland.

This post is offered under the terms of the new consultant contract and as such the job plan is available for consideration.  The successful applicant will be expected to participate in the job planning process and will be subject to review at least annually.  The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in the consultant appraisal system.

Applicants must be registered medical practitioners who are included on the General Practice or Specialist Register of the General Medical Council or within three months of doing so.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Angus Wells on 0131 314 5709 or Dr Sharon Zahra on 0131 314 5686.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is 17 May 2019.

Interviews will take place on 10 June 2019.   

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Donor Carer - Aberdeen - 14hrs per week, 2 positions available

Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre AB25 2ZW
Band 3 (£19,945 - £21,947)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 3
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000347
2 Posts available
Tissues & Cells (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Manufacturing (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Donor Carer: 14hrs per week, 2 positions available.

We are looking for 2 donor carer's to join our existing team of staff who provide a high standard of care to our donors.  You should be friendly, enjoy meeting people and be willing to work as part of a team.

These positions are within Donor Services Blood Collection Team is based in Aberdeen; however extensive travel throughout the region is required. You must be flexible, and willing to work variable hours. Hours will include occasional Sundays and regular late evenings.

Knowledge of health care or other customer focused environments is essential. Standard keyboard skills are essential as are good communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidates must comply with the Mandatory Induction Standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland 2009; and with the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers.

The successful candidates will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Shona Reid, Senior Nurse Manager on 01224 812444 or 07964246898.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh/Glasgow

Edinburgh/Glasgow
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 24 May 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000351
Engineering & Environment (Sub-Dept)
Facilities PCF (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Facilities Scotland (HFS) plays a key national role in the development and publication of national operational policy, standards, strategy and technical guidance for NHS Scotland in relation to non-clinical professional healthcare subjects including Facilities Management, Architecture, Building, Science and Engineering, Planning, Environment, Estates, Construction Procurement and allied technical topics including the promotion of new initiatives in the field of healthcare property and facilities management.

We now need a Principal Engineer to provide technical and managerial advice on a range of Healthcare Engineering issues to NHS Scotland bodies and others as required and represent NHS Scotland in dealings with other organisations.

You will manage and contribute to the development and dissemination of Engineering guidance, including Scottish Health Technical Memoranda, to NHS Scotland through forums, workshops and seminars. You will have a high level of understanding of Engineering systems legislation and extensive experience of managing projects.

You will also have excellent interpersonal skills, oral & written communication skills and well-developed organisational abilities.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Ian Storrar on Tel: 0141 207 1613.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 24th May 2019. (Previous applicants need not apply)

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Business Intelligence & Analytics - 3 posts - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 06 May 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000177
3 Posts available
Architecture & Solutions (Sub-Dept)
Information Technology (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NSS is the leading provider of BI and advanced analytics within the public sector in Scotland.  Established in 2000, the Business Intelligence and Analytics service is a dedicated team of BI professionals that designs, develops and supports an integrated data platform for NHSScotland which underpins Scotland’s reputation as a world leader in health informatics.  Following a change in legislation in 2014, NSS now offers BI services across the public sector.

Due to the increasing demand for Business Intelligence and analytical services, and the rapid expansion in data science and advanced analytics technologies and capabilities, we are looking for 3 experienced and enthusiastic BI and advanced analytics professionals to join our team.
The typical responsibilities will include
•    Technical analysis
•    Design of and build of data platforms (including physical and virtual)
•    Design and build of complex data processing and data wrangling routines
•    Design and build of innovative BI and analytical solutions
•    Evaluation, implementation and support of BI and data science platforms used across the public sector
•    Support of external development teams through the design and delivery of enablement activities
•    BI Consultancy
Current leading edge technologies include Oracle Exadata and Denodo data virtualisation, Tableau visual analytics and Business Objects reporting. During this financial year, the BI and analytics team will be evaluating and implementing platforms to manage big and unstructured data, and to support the AI and machine learning life cycle.
Services provided by the BI and Analytics team include consultancy, development and support of innovative BI solutions, and BI platforms as a service (PaaS).  PaaS users are fully supported, through our Centres of Excellence, to ensure maximum benefit is achieved from these platforms.
A degree, or equivalent, is required plus significant experience in the delivery of enterprise-wide BI and analytical solutions.  Successful candidates will be strong communicators, with an enthusiastic, proactive attitude.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Neil Sinclair on 0131 275 6952.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Monday 6th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Senior Nurse Infection Control - Glasgow - 2 positions available

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 8A (£45,446 - £51,883)
Closing date: Wednesday, 08 May 2019
Band 8A
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000385
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Are you a highly experienced Infection Prevention and Control Nurse with specialist knowledge of antimicrobial resistance and prevention of healthcare associated infection across health and social care settings?

Can you demonstrate a wide array of clinical expertise, innovation and professional leadership skills within infection prevention and control?
Would you like the opportunity to lead and support service delivery across Scotland and the wider UK?
Then, Health Protection Scotland would welcome an application from you as an experienced Infection Control nurse to come and work with us.
We are looking to recruit two Senior Nurses (band 8A) and will provide the opportunity to work in an exciting and dynamic workplace.
The successful candidates will contribute to the antimicrobial and infection control agenda across Scotland and the wider UK.  In addition, you will work collaboratively with internal and external partners such as the Scottish Government to help shape the future of Health Protection across Scotland.
The successful candidate can expect flexible working hours and a commitment for ongoing personal and professional development.  The position will be hosted in Meridian Court, Glasgow however there may be times that the post holder may be required to travel.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Jackie McIntyre on 0141 300 1175.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 8th May 2019.
Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Consultant in Donor Medicine

SNBTS National Centre EH14 4AP
Consultant (£80, 653 - £107, 170)
Closing date: Friday, 17 May 2019
Consultant
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000288
Clinical SNBTS (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Donor Services (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic opportunity to work in NHS National Services Scotland

Working at the very heart of the health service, NHS National Services Scotland delivers services critical to frontline patient care and in support of the efficient and effective operation of NHS Scotland.  A major division within the NHS National Services Scotland, the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) plays a vital role not only in the health of the people of Scotland but also on an international scale – through our leading position in new product development, biomedical research and donor services.  Our goal is to maintain the highest standards of patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

The duties of the post are to support the Blood Donation and Tissues, Cells and Advanced Therapies services across Scotland.

This post is offered under the terms of the new consultant contract and as such the job plan is available for consideration.  The successful applicant will be expected to participate in the job planning process and will be subject to review at least annually.  The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in the consultant appraisal system.

Applicants must be registered medical practitioners who are included on the General Practice or Specialist Register of the General Medical Council or within three months of doing so.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Angus Wells on 0131 314 5709 or Dr Sharon Zahra on 0131 314 5686.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is 17 May 2019.

Interviews will take place on 10 June 2019.   

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Senior Nurse Infection Control - Glasgow - 2 positions available

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 8A (£45,446 - £51,883)
Closing date: Wednesday, 08 May 2019
Band 8A
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000385
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Are you a highly experienced Infection Prevention and Control Nurse with specialist knowledge of antimicrobial resistance and prevention of healthcare associated infection across health and social care settings?

Can you demonstrate a wide array of clinical expertise, innovation and professional leadership skills within infection prevention and control?
Would you like the opportunity to lead and support service delivery across Scotland and the wider UK?
Then, Health Protection Scotland would welcome an application from you as an experienced Infection Control nurse to come and work with us.
We are looking to recruit two Senior Nurses (band 8A) and will provide the opportunity to work in an exciting and dynamic workplace.
The successful candidates will contribute to the antimicrobial and infection control agenda across Scotland and the wider UK.  In addition, you will work collaboratively with internal and external partners such as the Scottish Government to help shape the future of Health Protection across Scotland.
The successful candidate can expect flexible working hours and a commitment for ongoing personal and professional development.  The position will be hosted in Meridian Court, Glasgow however there may be times that the post holder may be required to travel.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.
Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Jackie McIntyre on 0141 300 1175.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 8th May 2019.
Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh/Glasgow

Edinburgh/Glasgow
Band 8B (£53,291 - £62,259)
Closing date: Friday, 24 May 2019
Band 8B
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000351
Engineering & Environment (Sub-Dept)
Facilities PCF (Dir) ,Procure Commission Facilities (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Facilities Scotland (HFS) plays a key national role in the development and publication of national operational policy, standards, strategy and technical guidance for NHS Scotland in relation to non-clinical professional healthcare subjects including Facilities Management, Architecture, Building, Science and Engineering, Planning, Environment, Estates, Construction Procurement and allied technical topics including the promotion of new initiatives in the field of healthcare property and facilities management.

We now need a Principal Engineer to provide technical and managerial advice on a range of Healthcare Engineering issues to NHS Scotland bodies and others as required and represent NHS Scotland in dealings with other organisations.

You will manage and contribute to the development and dissemination of Engineering guidance, including Scottish Health Technical Memoranda, to NHS Scotland through forums, workshops and seminars. You will have a high level of understanding of Engineering systems legislation and extensive experience of managing projects.

You will also have excellent interpersonal skills, oral & written communication skills and well-developed organisational abilities.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Ian Storrar on Tel: 0141 207 1613.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 24th May 2019. (Previous applicants need not apply)

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Donor Carer - Aberdeen - 14hrs per week, 2 positions available

Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre AB25 2ZW
Band 3 (£19,945 - £21,947)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 3
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000347
2 Posts available
Tissues & Cells (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Manufacturing (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Donor Carer: 14hrs per week, 2 positions available.

We are looking for 2 donor carer's to join our existing team of staff who provide a high standard of care to our donors.  You should be friendly, enjoy meeting people and be willing to work as part of a team.

These positions are within Donor Services Blood Collection Team is based in Aberdeen; however extensive travel throughout the region is required. You must be flexible, and willing to work variable hours. Hours will include occasional Sundays and regular late evenings.

Knowledge of health care or other customer focused environments is essential. Standard keyboard skills are essential as are good communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidates must comply with the Mandatory Induction Standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland 2009; and with the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers.

The successful candidates will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Shona Reid, Senior Nurse Manager on 01224 812444 or 07964246898.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000342
Local Infrastructure (Sub-Dept)
Infrastructure Services (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) works at the very heart of the health service in Scotland, providing a diverse range of services to ensure frontline patient care is delivered effectively. As well as direct services such as blood transfusion and national screening programmes, the Agency provides a wide range of support services such as: collation, interpretation and dissemination of information; payment of primary care practitioners; surveillance of infectious and communicable diseases; national procurement; counter fraud services and provision of expert legal services.

As part of the IT Strategic Business Unit, NSS Infrastructure services has direct responsibility for over 400 servers running over 250 different applications, and for processing over 100 million records per year. The NSS Infrastructure Server team is responsible for maintaining and supporting the existing server estate as well as researching emerging technologies and recommending future direction. They are also involved in a number of major IT projects aimed at optimising the use of IT infrastructure.

The team is split into 3 areas of expertise - Microsoft, UNIX, and Oracle Database Admin.

An opportunity has become available within our Server team for an experienced UNIX/Linux Engineer. The successful candidate will be part of a team supporting over 100 servers mainly Solaris and Red hat with attached storage arrays. The servers run a variety of applications including Oracle databases, apache and tomcat.

You will have a strong background in systems administration with skills covering:
•    Solaris and Red Hat server management
•    VMware Vcenter Server  6.0
•    Storage management mainly Netapp and Nimble
•    Experience of ldap technologies
•    Web and application servers mainly Apache and Tomcat
•    Also advantageous would be experience of working in a hybrid cloud environment primarily azure. Experience of container technologies mainly Docker and Solaris zones would be desirable

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Stephen Mullen at Stephen.mullen@nhs.net

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist (Health Protection) - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 6 (£30,401 - £38,046)
Closing date: Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Band 6
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000348
HAI (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Health Protection Scotland (HPS) works in partnership to deliver health protection services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.

We are seeking a permanent Healthcare Scientists (Health Protection) to work in the Antimicrobial Resistance & Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Group.  The posts will be across the National Policies Guidance and Outbreaks (NPGO) Programme, Neonatal Unit (NNU) Programme and the Decontamination Programme.  The postholders will assist in supporting efforts to prevent healthcare associated infection by means of surveillance, operational support and training, covering areas such as surgical-site surveillance, decontamination, microbiological surveillance, research and infection control.  

Generally, the post holders will be required to support consultants, programme leads or senior nursing and scientific staff in the provision of specialised information, advice and support to stakeholders.  They will assist in the development of a specialised epidemiological knowledge base to underpin one or more health protection programmes of work.  This will include the analysis, interpretation and presentation of epidemiological and surveillance data and participation in relevant research activities. The post holders will provide support to the ARHAI Group and collaborate with other HPS groups involved in this area.

You will be educated to degree level in a scientific or clinical subject. You will have a proven track record as a team player, excellent planning and organisational skills and well developed analytical skills, including a familiarity with statistical analysis tools e.g. SPSS, STATA. Knowledge of the NHS and infectious diseases would be advantageous. The location of the posts will be Glasgow.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr. Catherine Boswell on 0141 282 2127.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Tuesday 14th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Consultant in Donor Medicine

SNBTS National Centre EH14 4AP
Consultant (£80, 653 - £107, 170)
Closing date: Friday, 17 May 2019
Consultant
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000288
Clinical SNBTS (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Donor Services (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic opportunity to work in NHS National Services Scotland

Working at the very heart of the health service, NHS National Services Scotland delivers services critical to frontline patient care and in support of the efficient and effective operation of NHS Scotland.  A major division within the NHS National Services Scotland, the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) plays a vital role not only in the health of the people of Scotland but also on an international scale – through our leading position in new product development, biomedical research and donor services.  Our goal is to maintain the highest standards of patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

The duties of the post are to support the Blood Donation and Tissues, Cells and Advanced Therapies services across Scotland.

This post is offered under the terms of the new consultant contract and as such the job plan is available for consideration.  The successful applicant will be expected to participate in the job planning process and will be subject to review at least annually.  The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in the consultant appraisal system.

Applicants must be registered medical practitioners who are included on the General Practice or Specialist Register of the General Medical Council or within three months of doing so.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Angus Wells on 0131 314 5709 or Dr Sharon Zahra on 0131 314 5686.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is 17 May 2019.

Interviews will take place on 10 June 2019.   

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Project Support Officer - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 5 (£24,670 - £30,742)
Closing date: Monday, 20 May 2019
Band 5
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: 000384
2 Posts available
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

One permanent position and
one 12 month maternity cover, fixed term/secondment
 

We currently have two vacancies within Scottish Health Protection Network (SHPN) - Portfolio Management Team: Health Protection Scotland, based in Glasgow (with occasional travel in Scotland).  Positions available are: one permanent position and one 12 month Maternity Cover, fixed term/secondment opportunity.

Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) is a strategic business unit of NHS National Services Scotland, part of NHS Scotland. PHI provides health protection, health information, health intelligence, statistical, and knowledge management services and advice that support the NHS in progressing quality improvement in health and care and facilitates robust planning and decision making.

This is a unique opportunity to work in national Health Protection as part of a team dedicated to the portfolio management of the Scottish Health Protection Network. This will involve working across different areas of health protection with a variety of stakeholders both within and out with NHS Scotland such as NHS Boards, Scottish Government Health Directorates, local authorities, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, academia and national health protection agencies as part of the SHPN.

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland.

The Project Support Officer role contributes significantly to NHS Scotland delivery by providing professional input to portfolio, programme, project and service management teams across Health Protection Scotland. Candidates should be able to demonstrate recent experience and success whilst working in a project support or service management support environment.  Knowledge and application of the tools and techniques of project management will be required and a formal qualification such as PRINCE2 at Foundation or Practitioner level would be highly beneficial.

The successful candidates will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; able to work to a high standard using judgment and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing time and workload to meet deadlines. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Darren Ross on 0141 282 2910 or darrenross@nhs.net.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 20th May 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer - Edinburgh

Gyle Square EH12 9EB
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Friday, 26 Apr 2019
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: 000342
Local Infrastructure (Sub-Dept)
Infrastructure Services (Dir) ,Information Technology (Div/CHP)
,

Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) works at the very heart of the health service in Scotland, providing a diverse range of services to ensure frontline patient care is delivered effectively. As well as direct services such as blood transfusion and national screening programmes, the Agency provides a wide range of support services such as: collation, interpretation and dissemination of information; payment of primary care practitioners; surveillance of infectious and communicable diseases; national procurement; counter fraud services and provision of expert legal services.

As part of the IT Strategic Business Unit, NSS Infrastructure services has direct responsibility for over 400 servers running over 250 different applications, and for processing over 100 million records per year. The NSS Infrastructure Server team is responsible for maintaining and supporting the existing server estate as well as researching emerging technologies and recommending future direction. They are also involved in a number of major IT projects aimed at optimising the use of IT infrastructure.

The team is split into 3 areas of expertise - Microsoft, UNIX, and Oracle Database Admin.

An opportunity has become available within our Server team for an experienced UNIX/Linux Engineer. The successful candidate will be part of a team supporting over 100 servers mainly Solaris and Red hat with attached storage arrays. The servers run a variety of applications including Oracle databases, apache and tomcat.

You will have a strong background in systems administration with skills covering:
•    Solaris and Red Hat server management
•    VMware Vcenter Server  6.0
•    Storage management mainly Netapp and Nimble
•    Experience of ldap technologies
•    Web and application servers mainly Apache and Tomcat
•    Also advantageous would be experience of working in a hybrid cloud environment primarily azure. Experience of container technologies mainly Docker and Solaris zones would be desirable

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Stephen Mullen at Stephen.mullen@nhs.net

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 26th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Healthcare Scientist Advanced - Glasgow

Meridian Court G2 6QE
Band 7 (£37,570 - £44,688)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 7
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000316
Health Protection Scotland (Sub-Dept)
Health Protection Scotland (Dir) ,Public Health & Intelligence (Div/CHP)
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Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

This is an exciting and challenging time for Public Health and Intelligence (PHI) and Health Protection Scotland (HPS) as we move to become a part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland. This is a unique opportunity to work, not only in national Health Protection but also to work in partnership to deliver Public Health services which enable and support a safer and healthier Scotland.  This will involve working with NHS Scotland, the Scottish Government Health Directorates, NHS Education Scotland, NHS Health Scotland, healthcare providers, academia and others.

We are currently seeking three full time (37.5 hours per week) and one part time (18.75 hours per week) Healthcare Scientist Advanced (Epidemiology) Band 7 posts in the multidisciplinary Blood Borne Viruses, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Immunisation and Respiratory Group within Health Protection Scotland based in Glasgow. The post holders will work in selected areas across the teams, for example, on vaccine preventable diseases, HIV or TB.  

You will support a full range of public health activities including implementation and evaluation of national surveillance programmes. This will include collecting, managing, analysing and reporting surveillance data from routine and non routine sources. Responsibilities will also include operational support and advice, research, education and training, and involve collaboration with a number of internal and external stakeholder groups. You will also be able to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and on your own initiative and lead on projects or topic areas as required.

You will have an enthusiastic approach and good organisational skills; a primary degree in a scientific or clinical subject, and a postgraduate degree in epidemiology, public health or a relevant healthcare related field and/or demonstrable experience in epidemiological research methods including the use of statistical packages (e.g. EpiInfo, R, SPSS or STATA) and a record of peer-reviewed publications.

You will be able to work to a high standard using judgement and initiative to handle day-to-day issues, while balancing your time and workload to meet deadlines. You will have a proven, successful track record in epidemiology and the ability to analyse and interpret data and to communicate your ideas in a clear and concise manner is essential. You must be results–orientated and be able to achieve these working in partnership, in a team environment. It is vital that you demonstrate the values of NSS with openness, integrity, respect and care being at their heart.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Heather Murdoch heather.murdoch@nhs.net  on 0141 300 1159.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).


NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Donor Carer - Aberdeen - 14hrs per week, 2 positions available

Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre AB25 2ZW
Band 3 (£19,945 - £21,947)
Closing date: Monday, 29 Apr 2019
Band 3
Part Time
Permanent
Reference: 000347
2 Posts available
Tissues & Cells (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Manufacturing (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
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Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland

Donor Carer: 14hrs per week, 2 positions available.

We are looking for 2 donor carer's to join our existing team of staff who provide a high standard of care to our donors.  You should be friendly, enjoy meeting people and be willing to work as part of a team.

These positions are within Donor Services Blood Collection Team is based in Aberdeen; however extensive travel throughout the region is required. You must be flexible, and willing to work variable hours. Hours will include occasional Sundays and regular late evenings.

Knowledge of health care or other customer focused environments is essential. Standard keyboard skills are essential as are good communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidates must comply with the Mandatory Induction Standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland 2009; and with the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers.

The successful candidates will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Shona Reid, Senior Nurse Manager on 01224 812444 or 07964246898.

Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 29th April 2019.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


Posted: 26 Apr 2019
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info