Job Description

Job reference: 045781

Location: Mountainhall Treatment Centre

Job closing date: 16/04/2021

Job posted date: 18/03/2021

Salary: Band 7 (£39,693 – £46,467)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 37

Department: Public and Child Protection

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Dumfries & Galloway

We require a highly motivated nurse who can demonstrate evidence of personal and Professional development to join our Public Protection Team. You will be educated to degree level with a specialist Post Graduate Qualification in Child / Adult Protection (or must be prepared to undertake). You will be self-motivated, able to prioritise your workload and have the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with our partner agencies.

This will include a rota cover to the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) for the purpose of participation in Initial Referral Discussions (IRD’s) for children and adults deemed at immediate risk of harm. Your remit will include: providing support and supervision to our staff in meeting their responsibilities in the protection of children and adults in line with policy and practice guidelines. In addition, you will provide specialist advice on complex issues to all disciplines within NHS Dumfries and Galloway whilst working with the Public Protection Team in delivering the Single Point of Contact for Public Protection and training to all NHS staff. The post holder will be required to work under minimum supervision after a period of mentorship and have close working links with other staff within NHS and on a multi agency basis including Police, Social Work and Education.

This is an excellent opportunity to join our highly motivated team at an exciting time of service development.

This post will require the successful applicant to complete a Non Disclosure Criminal Conviction Declaration.

For informal enquiries please speak to ;
Sally Walton Interim Public Protection Nurse Consultant
Mobile 07802900297

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