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Respiratory Nurse Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Respiratory Medicine
Band 7
Part Time 22.5 hours per week
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Royal Glamorgan Hospital
£31,697 to £41,787 per annum pro rata
25/07/2018 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


We are looking for a suitably experienced and clinically driven nurse for the post of Clinical Nurse Specialist for Respiratory Medicine, Band 7 at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital.

For this challenging role you will need to have suitable experience at a senior Band 6 level in Respiratory nursing in a secondary care setting. The successful candidate will have considerable experience of managing a range complex respiratory conditions such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Asthma and have specialist knowledge in managing patients with Interstitial Lung Disease to be able to provide a nurse led service.   

It is essential that you are able to work as part of a multi disciplinary team demonstrating excellent communication and interpersonal skills with an ability to support the development of the respiratory service and motivate and influence in response to the evolving needs of the service.

We would like to hear from you if you can demonstrate your passion and commitment to the provision of high quality patient centred care. You will be able to demonstrate an enthusiasm and drive for achieving and sustaining high clinical standards, be a credible role model and have the ability to influence as well as innovate.

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

Closing Date: 25th July 2018

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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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Carolyn John, Senior Nurse Medical Specialities on 01685 721721 ext 4134