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School Nurse - INTERNAL

Band 6

Main area
School Nursing
Band 6
Permanent Term Time Only
Full Time 37.5 Term Time Only
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Ysbyty Cwm Cynon
Mountain Ash
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum pro rata
31/07/2018 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.




An exciting opportunity has arisen within Cwm Taf University Health Board to appoint a motivated and innovative qualified Band 6 School Nurse (SCPHN) to join our school nursing team. The post is 37.5 hours per week term time only Monday to Friday based initially in the Cynon area, but this will be reviewed as service needs require.

Applicants must be a Registered Nurse with a specialist qualification in school nursing and current NMC registration. Able to travel to undertake the duties of the post at various locations is essential

We are looking for professionals with excellent communication skills who are able to work both within a team and on their own initiative. As a School Nurse you will contribute to the provision of Specialist Nursing (School Nursing) to the population of Cwm Taf University Health Board and have continuing responsibility for the assessment of care needs and the delivery and evaluation of skilled professional interventions providing a family centered public health service. The post holder will have responsibility for a defined area of children, families and communities, within an identified group of schools in a locality area within Cwm Taf University Health Board.


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


Closing Date: 31 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

Lynne Hannington, Senior Nurse
Tel: 01685 351268

Sharon Griffiths School Nurse Team Leader

Tel:01685 351322