Main duties of the job

Working as part of a specialist team across multiple sites (including community clinics and domiciliary visits) you will use your expertise and clinical skills to provide individualised holistic care for this specific group of patients, from assessment, planning, treatment through to evaluation. You will also support and provide education for allied professionals and assist in the implementation of local and national clinical quality programmes.

Applications are welcomed from nurses / HCSW who are enthusiastic innovators with a desire to improve upon and provide evidenced based, best practice care for this specialist group of patients. As this is a new service applicants will have the opportunity to initiate and develop the service, expand upon their knowledge and previous experience with rewarding outcomes.

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

Working for our organisation

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.

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

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

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

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Person specification

Qualifications

Essential criteria

  • Be registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council
  • Post registration experience working either within the clinical speciality or relevant senior nursing role
  • Holds or is actively working towards a relevant Post-graduate Degree/Degree modules, or Degree to be completed within an agreed timeframe.
  • Demonstrate nursing skills comparable to senior nurse working at this level
  • Demonstrate skills in nursing leadership
  • Desirable criteria

  • Obtained or working towards relevant Clinical Masters
  • Demonstrates ability to develop nursing standards and quality initiatives
  • Demonstrate involvement in research that has changed nursing practice
  • Module/qualification in speciality area or relevant unaccredited training attended within last 2 years
  • Nurse prescriber or willing to work towards
  • Experience

    Essential criteria

  • Experience and credibility with the health care team as a professional resource in speciality/practice area
  • Networking effectively in area of specialty/ practice.
  • Demonstrated ability to articulate evidence based nursing advice to a Multidisciplinary Team.
  • Post registration experience working either within the defined scope of clinical speciality or relevant experience of leg ulcer & complex wound care
  • Desirable criteria

  • Ability to Speak Welsh
  • To work in the UK, all candidates who are not UK or Republic of Ireland (RoI) nationals require sponsorship to obtain either a Health and Care visa or Skilled Worker visa , unless you have permission to work via another route. Non UK / RoI candidates wishing to apply should self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship by visiting Work in the UK . If you are eligible for the Health and Care visa, application costs are lower and you do not need to pay the annual Immigration Health Surcharge.

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    Applicant requirements

    You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

    Welsh language skills are desirable

    You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

    Welsh language skills are desirable

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