Current vacancies

There are currently 21 vacancies within NSS.

National Operations Manager

X999U Unknown,X99 9UU
42058-50470
Closing date: Friday, 21 Sep 2018
Band 8A
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17522

As a vital part of NHSScotland, NHS National Services Scotland’s purpose is to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Scotland, by providing solutions to support and deliver public services.

These roles represent two exciting opportunities to significantly develop our primary care services through leading and improving a challenging portfolio of operational services delivered by NSS’s Practitioner & Counter Fraud Services strategic business unit. We are recruiting two National Operational Manager who will lead different service portfolios, with one based in Edinburgh and the other based at any of our locations in Scotland. 

You will be responsible for managing the delivery several teams of experienced staff across Scotland, providing essential services like the processing of 100m+ prescription items per annum, keeping the national Community Health Index and other national registration databases up to date, ensuring the safe and timely transfer of medical records, and supporting administrative, financial and clinical aspects of dentistry and optometry. All of these are key services which Practitioner Services provides on a national basis to strict quality and performance standards. The value of Primary care payments in Scotland is currently £2.5bn, around 20% of the Scottish Government’s Health budget. 

You will have a lead role within the Practitioner Services service delivery management team and a critical role engaging with stakeholders in territorial and special NHS Boards, clinical customers, primary care representative organisations and the Scottish Government.

Educated to post graduate degree level with or equivalent experience/qualification, you will be a proven professional and leader with demonstrable senior level experience of working across multi-disciplinary teams.  You will be an excellent influencer with the ability to develop effective customer relationships and to drive strategic service development. Experience of primary care in NHS Scotland is desired and experience of a senior role within a similarly complex organisation is essential.

In return you will receive a competitive remuneration package which includes final salary pension scheme and a comprehensive range of work life policies and occupational health services and the satisfaction of knowing that your success contributes to better health and better care for more than 5 million people in Scotland.

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 Martin Morrison, Associate Director on 0131 275 6607 or martin.morrison@nhs.net.

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

Closing date for completed applications is 21st September 2018

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





Posted: 06 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Senior Programme Manager

X810A Gyle Square,EH12 9EB
42058-50470
Closing date: Friday, 21 Sep 2018
Band 8A
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17513

The National Specialist and Screening Directorate (NSD) plans and commissions national specialist and screening services on behalf of NHS Boards and the Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates. 

This is an exciting, dynamic and challenging post, commissioning services and facilitating major change across NHS Scotland. You will provide leadership and co-ordination of the specialist commissioning team and lead a range of specific service developments across NHS Scotland. 

You will be supported by senior colleagues to work autonomously and deliver on a challenging agenda; working closely with NHS Board colleagues, Integration Authorities, Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates, and health professionals to ensure that high quality services are planned, commissioned and effectively delivered to the residents of Scotland.

You should be educated to degree level or equivalent and should have a proven track record of healthcare planning and commissioning experience at a senior level. The postholder will require excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills. Experience in influencing service change, programme management and performance monitoring is essential for this role. Candidates should be self motivated and demonstrate an understanding of continuous improvement methodologies.

This post is based in Edinburgh, with frequent travel throughout Scotland and some UK travel on occasion. 

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 Roseanne Mc Donald on 0131 275 6157.

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

Closing date for completed applications is 21 September 2018.

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: 07 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

X827A SNBTS National Centre,EH14 4AP
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17573

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. 

Our sites contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, clinical labs and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas. 

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join us. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard; 

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 Lesley Gray on 0131 275 6805 or Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 20 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Office Services Assistant

X810A Gyle Square,EH12 9EB
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17583

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 looking for an enthusiastic person to work as part of our Office Services team. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient Reception, Mail and Portering service to staff and visitors at Gyle Square. The post holder will also be required to cover absence for our Mailroom staff at Anderson House and Reception at Jack Copland Centre, Edinburgh upon request.

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 Debbie Murphy on 07970800529 or 0131 275 6939

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 21 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Principal Engineer (Systems Developer)

X052A Meridian Court,G2 6QE
32974-43471
Closing date: Friday, 21 Sep 2018
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17355

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) provides a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care. Scotland has some of the best health service data in the world and we work in partnership with NHS Boards, hospitals, GP’s and Local Authorities to provide IT systems to support local decision makers and national policy and guidance.  We provide systems to support activities aimed at protecting all the people of Scotland from infectious and environmental hazards. 

We seek self-motivated enthusiastic IT developer to join our developer team. You should keep up to date with new technology and frameworks. You should have significant experience in an IT technical role in systems development of large scale system solutions.  You will be involved in design, development, maintenance and support of the best possible solutions for new and existing software products used throughout Scotland and the UK.

Applicants should be educated to degree level in an IT related subject or have equivalent experience in a technical development role on large scale system solutions.   You will have proven experience in a technical IT role, with strong SQL Server skills plus web development experience. You will also have proven experience in the required skill set:

• SQL Server 2008 + including complex SQL stored procedures
• C# / ASP.Net

You will have excellent inter-personal skills and be able to work with health professionals in NSS and NHS boards. You will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills, and a high degree of accuracy. The ability to maintain strict confidentiality is essential.

You should have the ability to work across many different projects with different priorities, managing the conflicting demands that this entails, negotiating and influencing customers and suppliers in terms of timescales and deadlines.

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.

Our Job Descriptions are generic for developer roles.  Please refer to the Person Specification for specific skill sets required for role.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Lorna Dryburgh 0141 300 1147.

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

Closing date for completed applications is 21st September 2018.

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: 07 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Donor Carer

X023A Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre,AB25 2ZW
18292-21349
Closing date: Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018
Band 3
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17419

As 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 to patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

We are looking for a donor carer 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.

The position is 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 candidate 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 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 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 Tuesday 25th September 2018.

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: 21 Aug 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Donor Carer Venepuncturist

X026A Glasgow & West Scotland Blood Donor Centre,G2 1BT
18292-21349
Closing date: Friday, 28 Sep 2018
Band 3
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17545

As 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 to patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

We are looking for a donor carer venepuncturist to join our existing community teams 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.
You must be flexible, and willing to work variable hours. Hours will include Sundays and regular late evenings.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure/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 Pauline Stewart, Senior Nurse, on 0141 433 5938.
Further information on NSS is available from: www.nhsnss.org

Closing date for completed applications is 28th September 2018

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





Internal Applicants: if you are currently working for NHS Scotland (including Bank Members) and you have an e:ESS login, you must apply via the following link: https://www.jobs.nhsscotland.com/OA_HTML/AppsLocalLogin.jsp using your Employee iRecruitment responsibility and Vacancy IRC17545

Other Applicants: if you are NOT currently an NHS Scotland employee or registered on our Bank or have an e:ESS login, you must apply using the “Apply Now” option at the top and foot of this Advert. Register or login and use vacancy IRC17545

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Posted: 14 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

X811A Anderson House,EH6
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17567

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. 

Our sites contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, clinical labs and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas. 

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join us. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard; 

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 Lesley Gray on 0131 275 6805 or Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 20 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

X810A Gyle Square,EH12 9EB
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17571

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. 

Our sites contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, clinical labs and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas. 

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join us. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard; 

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 Lesley Gray on 0131 275 6805 or Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 20 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

X030A NHS Quality Improvement Scotland HQ,G1 2NP
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17572

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.

Our Delta House site contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, call centre, and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas.

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have an opportunity for an enthusiastic domestic assistant to join us at our Delta House site, in Glasgow.  Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard. 

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 Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 21 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Lead Clinician – National Managed Clinical Network for Phototherapy in Scotland (Photonet)

X999U Unknown,X99 9UU
0-0
Closing date: Friday, 21 Sep 2018
LEAD CLINICIAN MANAGED CLINICAL NETWORK
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17524

In line with Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates guidance, National Services Division (NSD) is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Lead Clinician for the Photonet National Managed Clinical Network.  The appointment is for a fixed term of three years.

Applicants will be clinical leaders in their field with experience in the provision and development of phototherapy. A proven record in leading change, ability to work across traditional Health Board boundaries and a demonstrable understanding of the ethos of managed clinical networks are essential.  

Working closely with clinical and NSD colleagues, the postholder will have a key strategic role in promoting and driving forward the strategic development of an effective, integrated, multidisciplinary service for patients receiving phototherapy throughout Scotland. This will include implementation of evidence based practice, monitoring of clinical standards and the development of equitable access to phototherapy services across Scotland.

It is likely that the successful candidate will be from a medical, nursing, or medical physicist background.  This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of an innovative team to deliver significant improvements in patient care.

For more information contact: Carsten Mandt, Senior Programme Manager, National Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland at 0141 300 1378 or carstenmandt@nhs.net

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

Closing date for completed applications is 21st September 2018

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: 06 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

X013A Scottish Health Service Centre,EH4 2LF
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17577

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. 

Our sites contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, clinical labs and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas. 

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join us. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard; 

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 Lesley Gray on 0131 275 6805 or Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 20 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

X810A Gyle Square,EH12 9EB
0-0
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17579


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.
Our sites contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, clinical labs and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas.
As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join us. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard;
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 Lesley Gray on 0131 275 6805 or Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 20 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Team Leader

X811A Anderson House,EH6
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17604

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 
.
Our sites contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, clinical labs and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas. 

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join us. Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard; 

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 Lesley Gray on 0131 275 6805 or Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 20 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Web Developer

X820A Edinburgh/Glasgow,EH12 9EB
32974-43471
Closing date: Friday, 28 Sep 2018
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17374

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) provides a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on delivering health improvement and patient care. Scotland has some of the best health service data in the world and we work in partnership with NHS Boards, hospitals, GP’s and Local Authorities to provide IT systems to support local decision makers and national policy and guidance. 

We seek self-motivated enthusiastic IT developer to join our developer team. You should keep up to date with new technology and frameworks. You will be involved in design, development, maintenance and support of the best possible solutions for new and existing software products used throughout Scotland. Experience of agile development practices is desirable. Applicants should be educated to degree level in an IT related subject or have equivalent proven experience in a technical development role on large scale system solutions, a large part of which should have been providing web based applications.
.Net C# Developer, knowledge / experience of:
• C# / ASP.Net / MVC
• HTML, CSS / Javascript
• Git / SVN
• MS SQL Server / other RDBMS
• Umbraco

Our Job Descriptions are generic for developer roles.  Please refer to the Person Specification for specific skill sets required for role. For an application pack please complete the online application form on the

SHOW website www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk. Ref IRC 17374

For an informal discussion please contact Kevin Quigley 0141 300 1142.

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.

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

Closing date for completed applications is 28th  September 2018

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

 





Posted: 07 Aug 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Lead Clinician – National Managed Diagnostic Network

X810A Gyle Square,EH12 9EB
0-0
Closing date: Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018
LEAD CLINICIAN MANAGED CLINICAL NETWORK
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17406

In line with Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates (SGHSCD) guidance, National Services Division (NSD) is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Lead Clinician to lead the work and ongoing development of the National Managed Clinical Network for Scottish Clinical Imaging Network (SCIN). The appointment is for a fixed term of three years.

Applicants will be clinical leaders in their field with experience in the provision and development of radiology services. A proven record in leading change, ability to work across traditional Health Board boundaries and a demonstrable understanding of the ethos of managed diagnostic networks are essential.  

Working closely with clinical and NSD colleagues, the postholder will have a key strategic role in promoting and driving forward the strategic development of an effective, integrated, multidisciplinary imaging service for Scotland. This will include implementation of evidence based practice, monitoring of clinical standards and the development of care pathways which support equitable access to imaging services across Scotland.

It is likely that the successful candidate will be from a radiological background.  This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of an innovative team to deliver significant improvements in patient care.

For more information contact: Catriona Johnson, Programme Associate Director, National Network Management Service (NNMS), National Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland at catriona.johnson@nhs.net 0131 275 6927.

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

Closing date for completed applications is 16th October 2018

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: 14 Aug 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Donor Carer

X023A Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre,AB25 2ZW
18292-21349
Closing date: Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018
Band 3
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17392

As 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 to patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

We are looking for a donor carer 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.

The position is 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 candidate 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 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 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 Tuesday 25th September 2018.

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: 21 Aug 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Programme Manager

X810A Gyle Square,EH12 9EB
32974-43471
Closing date: Friday, 21 Sep 2018
Band 7
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17506

National Services Division plans, funds and co-ordinates national specialist and screening services on behalf of NHS Boards and the Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates. It facilitates service change across NHS Scotland to ensure consistent, equitable provision of high quality, safe, effective, person centred services to meet the needs of the population of Scotland.

This is an interesting, dynamic and challenging post commissioning services, managing projects in national screening programmes and facilitating major service change across NHS Scotland. You will work within a team but be responsible for the project management and commissioning of a range of national non-cancer screening programmes and specialist services. You will work with NHS National Services Scotland colleagues, Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates, NHS Boards and health professionals across Scotland to ensure that high quality and effective programmes and services are provided to residents of NHS Scotland.              

The postholder will commission services and plan and co-ordinate specific projects, using appropriate project management and quality improvement methodology.  Applicants should be educated to degree level and should have a proven track record of project management, NHS management at a strategic level and of leading and driving organisational change successfully in a complex environment. The post requires excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills. 

This post is based in Edinburgh, with occasional travel throughout Scotland and some UK travel on occasion.  A pool car is available for business use and a clean, current driving license is required.

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 benefit

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact David Steel, Programme Associate Director on 0131 275 6807.

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 21st September 2018.

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: 06 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Patient Claims Officer

X812A Bain Square,EH54 7DQ
23113-29905
Closing date: Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018
Band 5
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17357

Based in Livingston, NHS Scotland Counter Fraud Services (CFS) has the remit to protect NHS Scotland from financial crime.  In achieving this, CFS provides a comprehensive, integrated and professional service to NHS Scotland by proactively identifying and undertaking investigations of suspected financial crime.  We are seeking a suitably experienced individual to join our Patient Claims Team. 


The Patient Claims Team delivers a national programme of patient exemption checking in accordance with the Penalty Charge (Scotland) 1999 Regulations.  The Team is the first line of deterrence for patients who mistakenly or fraudulently claim exemption.  

You will be a member of a small Team, whose principal activities include confirming claims with the appropriate checking agency, contacting patients where entitlement to exemption cannot be confirmed and taking the necessary follow up action. 

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

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 Derek Smith, Patient Claims Manager on 01506 705204.

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

Closing date for completed applications is 26th September2018.

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

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: 12 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Data Support Officer

X052A Meridian Court,G2 6QE
20911-23597
Closing date: Friday, 28 Sep 2018
Band 4
Full Time
Permanent
Reference: IRC17533

This is an exciting opportunity for Data Support Officer to join the Gastrointestinal and Zoonoses team within Health Protection Scotland. This post is fixed term until September 2020 and will be based in Glasgow within a multidisciplinary team.

The post holder will play a key role in a full range of activities to collect and manage data for a number of surveillance systems that are vital for underpinning the work of the team and will contribute to the work for the development of new systems. The post holder will liaise with a range of data suppliers including NHS Boards and laboratories.

We are looking for applicants with an enthusiastic approach, attention to detail and good organisational skills, educated to HND level or equivalent in an appropriate subject or have equivalent experience in a related field, for example data management.  You must be able to show initiative and prioritise work, manage your own workload and maintain high standards.

Your will need to be able to communicate confidently and professionally with staff at all levels and work well in a team and demonstrate adaptability.  An in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel and Outlook is essential. 

In line with the national reform aims of the Scottish Government’s Health& Social Care Delivery Plan, Public Health & Intelligence will become part of a new Public Health Body for Scotland, to be known as Public Health Scotland.  This means that as a result, all employees will be transferred to the new organisation which is anticipated to be during 2019/2020.

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 Alison Smith-Palmer, on 0141 300 1163 or Alison.smith-palmer@nhs.net

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

Closing date for completed applications is 28th September 2018.

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: 14 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info

Domestic Assistant

D102H Golden Jubilee National Hospital,G81 4DY
17110-19470
Closing date: Friday, 05 Oct 2018
Band 2
Full Time
Temporary/Contract
Reference: IRC17568

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.

Our NHS 24 site contains a number of smaller offices with large open plan offices, call centre, and meeting rooms with some staff tea points and breakout areas.

As a result of vacancies arising and to complete our Domestic Services team we have an opportunity for an enthusiastic domestic assistant to join us at our Golden Jubilee Hospital site, in Glasgow.  Working within a team environment you will provide an efficient domestic cleaning service to the highest standard. 

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 Pat Grant on 0131 275 6944

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

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 5th October 2018.

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: 21 Sep 2018
Contact: NSS Recruitment Team - nss.wfrs@nhs.net / 0131 275 7700
Application Info