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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 04/10/2020.

Designated Nurse

Job Reference: 028-NMR011-0920

Employer:
Public Health Wales NHS Trust
Department:
Safeguarding
Location:
Cardiff
Salary:
£63,751 to £73,664 per annum pro rata

Welcome to Public Health Wales the national public health agency in Wales. We exist to protect and improve health and wellbeing and reduce health inequalities for people in Wales.

To find out more about us, please visit our homepage, read about our strategic plan or follow us on twitter.

We welcome applications from people who share our values of Working together, with trust and respect, to make a difference.


We are looking for a highly motivated Registered Nurse with significant experience in the field of safeguarding with proven leadership ability who can evidence impact at a strategic level.

The National Safeguarding Team (NHS Wales) is the national service provider of professional and NHS system leadership across the spectrum of safeguarding children and adults at risk. The Service provides a unique function, being ideally positioned to give a strategic national focus for NHS Wales providing objectivity, whilst being an enabler for improved quality and the reduction of variation across Wales in relation to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of children. The service leads and facilitates collaboration in order to coproduce the delivery of nationally agreed strategic approaches and objectives to safeguard children and adults at risk within Wales, more specifically in the context of NHS Wales.

As a senior health professional you will have current NMC and a post graduate qualification at Masters Level in a relevant field.

You will have excellent communication and reporting writing skills with the ability to work flexibly as part of a team.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Virginia Hewitt

Virginia.Hewitt@wales.nhs.uk

07989 078105




Public Health Wales, reserves the right to close this vacancy early. We therefore encourage early applications. If you are successful and short listed for interview you will be contacted by email using the address with which you registered. Please ensure you check your email account regularly.

We are committed to fair, transparent recruitment and believe in equality of opportunity in our workplace and will not tolerate discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, religion or belief, race or nationality, marriage or civil partnership status, sex, sexual orientation, working pattern, caring responsibilities, trade union activity or political beliefs – or on any other grounds. We welcome applications from individuals who may wish to work part time or apply on a job share basis.

Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff awaiting redeployment. We therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English. To support our all Wales service, we particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website

Please note that the inbox is not monitored. If you have any queries please contact the Recruitment Helpdesk on 02920 905353.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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