Current Vacancies

Clinical Nurse Specialist – Community Nutrition Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Community - Home Enetral feeding
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
040-NMR279-0518
Site
St Cadocs Hospital
Town
Gwent
Salary
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum
Closing
29/05/2018 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg

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

 

 

This new specialist nurse position is a very welcome addition to the dedicated team of HCP's supporting adult patients on long term artificial nutrition support in the community. 

The successful applicant will be key member of the adult multi-disciplinary Community Home Enteral Feeding Team (HEF) and will provide specialist nursing support for patients requiring enteral nutrition in the community and Care Home settings.  They will be the primary HEF team member to provide pre-gastrostomy insertion assessment and will deliver expert clinical advice to support the nursing staff, patients and carers of patients with gastrostomy feeding tubes; including the removal or replacement of balloon or traction-removable gastrostomy feeding tubes in adult patients.

As a member of the HEF team they will assist in development, implementation and monitoring of UHB, professional and departmental standards, policies and procedures. A key aspect of the role will be to provide education and training in nutrition support practices for all healthcare professionals with clinical responsibility for patients receiving enteral support.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

Closing date: 29th May 2018

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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

Annalisa Owen
Tel: 01633 431653
E-mail: annalisa.owen@wales.nhs.uk

Judy Davies
Tel: 01633 431654 
E-mail: judith.davies6@wales.nhs.uk