Skip to main content

NursingNetUK.com

Please wait, loading

Job summary

Main area
Community Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part time 27 hours per week
Job ref
100-NMR378-1118
Employer
Hywel Dda University Health Board
Employer type
NHS
Site
Pembrokeshire
Town
Pembrokeshire
Salary
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum pro rata
Closing
19/11/2018 23:59
Interview date
04/12/2018
Hywel Dda University Health Board logo

Community Staff Nurse

Band 5

Help transform the lives of others and we'll help transform yours

For further information regarding the vacancy please contact the Appointing Manager, details can be found under the ‘Apply online now’ button

If you are a Qualified Healthcare Professional looking at relocating or thinking of moving to Hywel Dda University Health Board as your next career choice and would like to find out more information, please contact

Tina Coleman - Recruitment Campaign Specialist 01267 266292 tina.coleman@wales.nhs.uk

Hywel Dda University Health Board (UHB) reserve 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.


 

An exciting opportunity has been created within the Pembrokeshire Leg Ulcer Service for a committed and flexible Band 5 nurses. We are looking for highly motivated part time nurses with a passion for delivering high quality, evidence-based leg ulcer management and a genuine interest to work solely within our Leg Ulcer Clinics in Pembrokshire.
 
The post holder will be required to undertake clinical skills such as compression therapy, wound management and Doppler Ultrasound assessment. Experience in Doppler Ultrasound and compression therapy desirable but not essential as training and support will be given.   

The suitable candidates must hold excellent communication and time management skills, have a flexible approach to the needs of the service and work well as part of a team. Community experience is preferred for this post, but not essential. 

The ability to travel between sites in a timely manner is essential. An ability to speak Welsh is desirable.

As part of our Community Nursing Service you will ensure that patients receive high quality, effective and safe patient care at all times and will have opportunities to develop both personally and professionally.  With the introduction of the Social Care and Well Being Act (Wales) 2016, our nursing ethos very much puts the patient firmly in the centre of their care planning and you will be expected to work closely with patients, families and carers, specialist services and multi disciplinary teams in caring for patients with a variety of health and social care needs.

We also offer the following benefits:
• Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities for continuing professional development
• Excellent preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses
• Comprehensive and structured induction programme and training
• Monthly pay plus enhancements for weekend and bank holiday working
• NHS pension scheme
• Holiday pay of up to 33 days, plus bank holidays pro rata, dependent on NHS service
• NHS discount and salary sacrifice scheme

Interviews to be held on 4 December 2018.

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

 

No smoking policyMindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.CymraegAge positiveDisability confident employerCore principles

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.

Documents to download

To print a document or save it to your computer, please click with your right mouse button on the document title and select "Save Target As...". You can then save the document in a suitable place on your computer ready to print it out. Clicking with the left mouse button will open the document in a new window (if your web browser can do so).

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Sarah Batty, Community Nurse for Complex Wounds and Leg Ulcer Management 

Telephone: 07747 864425