Practice Development Nurse (12 months FTC)

Expiring today

Erskine Home, Bishopton, PA7 5PU
£33,486 - £36,485 per annum
07 Nov 2019
17 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

ERSKINE has been caring for members of the ex-Service community for 100 years. Our reputation as a provider of quality care depends on recruiting staff of a high calibre who can meet resident needs and Erskine’s expectations.  If you think you’ve got what it takes to work at Erskine we currently have a vacancy for the following in our Erskine Home, Bishopton:

Practice Development Nurse

External - 12 Months Fixed Term Contract

Internal – 12 Months Secondment

37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday

Grade 6 Salary £33,486 - £36,485 per annum


An opportunity has arisen for a Practice Development Nurse to provide professional clinical expertise to all care staff, helping them, and the organisation, to achieve recognised best practice standards of care, minimising risk and harm. You will work with managers and care staff to secure continuous quality improvement and clinical effectiveness across Erskine.  The post holder will provide education, training and development to staff in line with the agreed training programme and in response to identified needs.

The successful candidate will be educated to Degree Level or have equivalent experience, have a First Level Registered Nurse qualification, with demonstrable, relevant experience in a leadership/developmental role. Excellent written and verbal skills with requirement to produce reports, along with excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines are essential for this position.

We offer competitive rates of pay, a staff pension scheme and enhanced annual leave entitlement.

If you are selected for interview, you will receive an invite by email (please ensure you check your spam / junk mailbox).  Interviews will be held on Friday,  6th December 2019.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure. 

If you have not received a response within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.