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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/01/2020.

Sexual Health Adviser

Job Reference: 001-NMR567-1219

Employer:
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Department:
Sexual Health
Location:
Cardiff & the Vale, Cardiff
Salary:
£30,401 to £37,267 per annum

CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

The UHB reserves 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.

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

We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


The sexual health department at Cardiff Royal Infirmary are recruiting for a Sexual Health Adviser.

Sexual health advising forms part of the Integrated Sexual Health multidisciplinary team, working with Nurse Practitioners, Speciality Doctors, Consultants, the safeguarding team and Public Health Wales. Each member of the team is valued both personally and professionally and will be supported in this role to acquire necessary education and training.

The post holder will provide evidence based testing, advice, information, education, counselling and partner notification to patients diagnosed with Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs).

The post holder will identify, assess, and deliver a programme of clinical care and maintain/manage his/her own caseload of patients, ensuring the provision of a sexual health advising service at all clinic sessions.

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

Closing date: 20th January 2020

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Stewart Attridge / Jennifer Lewis

stewart.attridge@wales.nhs.uk / Jennifer.Lewis4@wales.nhs.uk




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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.


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