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Health Visitor

Band 6

Main area
Health Visitor
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part Time 33.75 hours per week
Job ref
110-NMR289-0718
Site
Keir Hardie Health Park
Town
Merthyr Tydfil
Salary
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum pro rata
Closing
18/07/2018 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 http://joincwmtaf.wales 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.


 

A vacancy has arisen for a Health Visitor, Band 6 to work within Cwm Taf University Health Board, based in Keir Hardie Health Park Merthyr Tydfil. This is an excellent opportunity for any Health Visitor.

The post holder will be dynamic, motivated individual to support the provision of effective and efficient services. You will be expected to hold a SCPHN qualification or be imminently awaiting a successful result. Therefore Health Visiting students currently working or being hosted within the Health Board are welcomed to apply. The post holder, as well as being a qualified Health Visitor, will possess excellent clinical skills with a pro-active approach to evidence based practice. You will be a team player displaying excellent interpersonal skills with clear and precise communication with team members/colleagues and the ability to embrace new challenges. A comprehensive induction programme will be offered to the successful candidate, as will continued professional and personal development with regular appraisals and on-going appropriate training and education.

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

 

Closing Date: 18/07/18

 

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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

Senior Nurse Lynne Hannington
Tel: 01685 351268
email: Lynne.Hannington@wales.nhs.uk