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Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - School Nursing
Band 6
  • Full time
  • Part time
37.5 hours per week (Various hours available)
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Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Employer type
Woodlands House
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum pro rata
Salary period
09/12/2021 23:59

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Cardiff and Vale University Health Board logo

Specialist Community Public Health Nurse School Nursing

Band 6



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


An opportunity exists  for a conscientious, motivated and forward thinking School Nurse (SCPHN) to work within Cardiff and Vale School Health Nursing Service.

We require enthusiastic and positive practitioners who are pro-active and work well as part of a team,  take ownership and responsibility for providing an excellent service to  children, young people and their families.

We expect our staff to be professional and consistent role models who lead by example and adhere to the Values and Beliefs of C&V UHB.

If you have a natural ability to put others at ease, are patient calm and reassuring, have the ability to communicate honestly when under pressure and work well as part of a team we would like to receive your application.

First level Registration with SCPHN Degree/Diploma in school nursing is essential.
Ability to travel between bases/schools in a timely manner.

The Child Health Directorate is proactive in developing the roles of practitioners in the community. There are also opportunities for personal development and career progression.

The Directorate operates flexible working which includes staff rotating to and from equivalent posts throughout the Directorate, in order to allow individuals to gain experience, for professional development and to allow the UHB to meet the changing needs of the service.

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

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 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

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Andrea Cooper

Team Leader