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Paediatric Endocrine Clinical Nurse Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Paediatrics
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week (Full Time 37.5 hours per week)
Job ref
001-NMR441-1120
Site
Noahs Ark Childrens Hospital, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park
Town
Cardiff
Salary
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
03/12/2020 23:59

CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL

 

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

 

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

 

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


 

We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic, experienced paediatric nurse to join the specialist children’s endocrine team which provides care and support to children and young people with general endocrine conditions, metabolic bone disorders and differences in sexual development. As an advanced practitioner you will effectively co-ordinate and deliver an expert nursing service to children and young people referred to the Endocrine service, developing and advancing paediatric endocrine nursing practice across various care settings.

Routine responsibilities will include working without direct supervision, attendance at local paediatric endocrine clinics, including joint oncology, renal and neuro clinics. Working as an autonomous practitioner you will act as a source of specialist support to colleagues across primary, secondary and tertiary care settings and liaising with all areas within child health.

This role will allow you to develop your specialist clinical knowledge whilst offering an opportunity to enhance professional development. Excellent communication and organisational skills are essential to this role.

You will be supported to access training and development opportunities.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 3rd December 2020

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Chrsitine Davies, CNS Endocrine
029 20 743478
Christine.Davies8@wales.nhs.uk