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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2020.

Immunisation Nurse

Job Reference: 110-NMR659-0920

Employer:
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Department:
Immunisation
Location:
To be agree on appointment, CTM wide
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum pro rata

We provide healthcare services to people living in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough areas, serving a population of around 450,000. We are ideally situated between Wales’s capital city, Porthcawl to the west, and the stunning scenery in the Beacon Beacons.

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.

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

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh or English, and no preference will be given to applications submitted in either language.


THIS POST IS FIXED TERM/SECONDMENT FOR 18 MONTHS TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE SECONDMENT POSITION, YOU MUST OBTAIN PERMISSION FROM YOUR CURRENT LINE MANAGER PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR THIS POST.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Immunisation nurses to contribute to the mass vaccinations plans in Cwm Taf Morgannwg for staff and population with COVID-19 vaccine.

The post holder will be part of Cwm Taf University Health Board Immunisation Team, and will be expected to offer vaccination advice and deliver vaccinations to patients and staff living and working in Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board. The post holder will support the safe delivery of vaccines and help increase local uptake of vaccinations and may be asked to Immunise in other settings i.e. Community/ GP practices and Patients home

The post holder will work alongside, Immunisation team, Occupational Health and Public Health to meet the Welsh Government Targets for immunisation.

This post is for 18 month fixed term contract, part time or full time.

The hours of work will be predominately Monday to Friday with some weekend and evening hours required.

You should be a first level registered nurse, with desirable experience of working within the community environment.

You should be a motivated, autonomous practitioner, able to integrate and work competently within a skill mix team. The role encompasses responsibility for clinical delivery of vaccinations and patient safety, specialist advice on immunisation issues.

You should be fully committed to your own professional development and ready to undertake specific development required of the role. You must be able to meet the geographical needs of the role and must be able to travel between sites in a timely manner.

 

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

Closing date: 30th September 2020

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Jane Williams
Senior Nurse Immunisation and Vaccination
jane.williams9@wales.nhs.uk
01443 443443 Ext. 75304

 

Azelle Gerry
Immunisation Coordinator
azelle.gerry@wales.nhs.uk
01443 443443 exr 75304




Cwm Taf Morgannwg 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.

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