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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2021.

Community Nurse for Children with Disabilities

Job Reference: 050-NMR765-0721-A

Employer:
Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
Department:
Child and Adolescent Learning Disabilities Service
Location:
Denbighshire Childrens Centre, Denbigh
Salary:
£25,655 - £31,534 per annum

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:trainworklivenorthwales.co.uk/

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Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.


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An opportunity has arisen to work within the Child & Adolescent Learning Disability Service based at Denbighshire Children's Centre. This post holder will work closely with the multi-disciplinary team and staff from other agencies to promote and maintain high standards of care for children and adolescents with learning disabilities / developmental delay and complex needs across Conwy & Denbighshire. This will involve assessing developmental / associated health needs, planning, implementing and evaluating appropriate programmes of care. Where required more specialist assessment will be undertaken under the indirect clinical supervision of Senior Nurse or Team Leader. Such work will be underpinned by ordinary life principles and evidence based practice. The post holder will be expected to work with children, their families, carers, staff teams and other professionals in a variety of community settings with on going support. In addition the post holder will assist with service development activities within the team

This post is a key part of the multidisciplinary team. As well as the relevant professional duties the post holder is expected to contribute fully to the effective operation of the team as a whole. This involves thinking of the holistic needs of children and families, operating as a key worker or contact person to some families as well as accepting general Customer Care duties.

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

For further details / informal visits contact:

Amanda Howson, Team Lead

03000 856645

Amanda.howson@wales.nhs.uk

Jodi Fishwick , Senior Community Nurse for Children with Disabilities

03000 856637

Jodi.fishwick@wales.nhs.uk

 




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