Gilbert Bain Hospital

Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialist (Cardiology) (Ref: 104844)

Substantive Post

Full/Part time available

Band 7 – Salary Range £40,872 – £47,846 per annum (pro rata for part time posts)*

Distant Island Allowance of £1,971 per annum (pro rata for part time posts)

Relocation Assistance of up to £8000 is available

An opportunity has arisen for an Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialist (ACNS) in Cardiology to join our small dynamic Specialist Nursing Team within NHS Shetland.

Are you an Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialist in Cardiology or working towards Masters level education in cardiology advanced practice? NHS Shetland is keen to recruit a qualified ACNS to complement our existing cardiology team that supports the needs of the island population and clinical teams both in primary and secondary care. Are you striving towards ACNS status with a significant level of experience to support that aspiration, if so, please contact us for a discussion about how we can support you with your development. To support work life balance we will consider both full and part time applicants in order to find the right person for this post.

Rise to the challenge and enjoy the opportunity – Shetland is a wonderful place to live and work. Shetland offers low pollution, low crime, excellent schools, great leisure facilities, unique wildlife and amazing scenery, whilst still only a short flight away from the UK mainland. To find out more about living and working in Shetland go to and/or life

For an informal discussion, please contact Amanda McDermott, Acting Chief Nurse Acute and Specialist Services on 01595 743020 or email tt4@

Closing date: 26th June 2022

Interview date: w/c 4th July 2022

For more information and to apply:

If you require assistance or encounter any technical issues with your application, please e-mail support at support/home including the vacancy reference number and NHS Shetland in the subject line.

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

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