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Heart Failure Specialist Nurse

Band 7

Main area
Cardiology
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Fixed Term until October 2019
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
050-NMR293-0519
Site
Central
Town
St Asaph
Salary
£37,570 to £43,772 per annum
Closing
19/06/2019 23:59

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: https://www.trainworklivenorthwales.co.uk/

 

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.

 

 

MAE’R SWYDD HON AM GYFNOD PENODOL/SECONDIAD AM HYDREF 2019 OHERWYDD CWRDD GOFYNION Y GWASANAETH

OS OES DIDDORDEB GYDA CHI MEWN CEISIO AM SWYDD SECONDIAD, MAE’N RHAID I CHI GAEL CANIATAD EICH RHEOLWR LLINELL PRESENNOL CYN I CHI GEISIO AM Y SWYDD HON.

Mae cyfle cyffrous wedi codi am nyrs arbenigol iawn B7 i ymuno â thîm presennol methiant y galon yn yr ardal ganolog. Bydd deilydd y swydd angen rheoli cleifion sydd â methiant y galon cymhleth; nod allweddol yw cadw cleifion yn iach adref ac osgoi derbyniad ysbyty ble bo'n bosibl. 

Bydd y gwasanaeth newydd wedi'i integreiddio'n llawn â darparwyr gwasanaeth eraill i sicrhau bod gofal yn cael ei ddarparu ar y lefel gywir i fodloni anghenion cleifion. Byddwch yn gyfrifol am reoli baich achos eich hun o gleifion sydd â methiant y galon cymhleth a fydd yn bennaf mewn lleoliad cymuned ond bydd hefyd yn gofyn am fewnbwn i ofal eilaidd i sicrhau dynodi achos a chyfeiriad ymlaen at y gwasanaeth methiant y galon cymuned.

Bydd gofyn i chi feddu ar sgiliau uwch o ran hanes ac archwilio clinigol ynghyd â rhagnodi anfeddygol; bydd rheolaeth glinigol o'r cleifion hyn yn cael ei ddarparu i safon uchel.  Byddwch hefyd yn cefnogi'r tîm o ran darparu hyfforddiant ac addysg ym mhob lleoliad gofal i HCP eraill yn ogystal ag i gleifion a gofalwyr. Mae sgiliau clinigol a chyfathrebu ardderchog yn ofynion hanfodol ar gyfer y swydd hon.

Byddai cynnig secondiad yn cael ei ystyried

Mae’r gallu i siarad Cymraeg yn ddelfrydol ar gyfer y swydd hon; mae croeso i ymgeiswyr sy’n siarad Cymraeg a/neu Saesneg geisio am y swydd hon.

Dyddiad cau: 19 Mehefin 2019

 

THIS POST IS FIXED TERM/SECONDMENT OCTOBER 2019 DUE 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.   

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly specialist B7 nurse to join the existing heart failure team in central area. The successful post holder will be required to manage complex heart failure patients; a key aim is to keep patients well at home and to avoid hospital admission where possible. 

The new service will be fully integrated with other service providers to ensure care is provided at the right level to meet patient needs. You will be responsible for managing your own patient caseload of complex heart failure patients which will mainly be in a community setting but will also require input into secondary care to ensure case identification and onward referral to the community heart failure service.

You will be required to have advanced skills such as clinical history and examination + non medical prescribing; clinical management of these patients will be delivered to a high standard.  You will also support the team in delivering training and education in all care settings to other HCP and to patients and carers. Excellent clinical and communication skills are essential requirements for this post.

A secondment opportunity would be considered

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

Closing date: 19 June 2019

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Karen Scrimshaw Cardiology matron bleep 5381 or karen.scrimshaw@wales.nhs.uk

Andrew Bennett heart failure specialist nurse bleep 4555