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Academy Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Primary & Community Care
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week x 2
Job ref
Llanarth House
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum
Salary period
22/04/2021 23:59


Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (ABUHB) is offering two training development posts for nurses wishing to gain experience in Primary Care.  The post will suit  Band 5 Registered nurses with no previous Primary Care experience.

The post is a full-time permanent position.

The first 6 months will be based in an independent General Practice, located within ABUHB. The Practice will have been approved as suitable for training by the Aneurin Bevan Care Academy Team. Aneurin Bevan covers a large geographical area therefore the ability to travel and work within the area is essential to the role.

Should the post holder not secure a post within an independent General Practice during the first 6 months of employment, they will be offered a Band 5 nurse position within the Community Hospital setting.

In September 2021 post holders will be expected to undertake a module relating to Primary & Community Care delivered by Cardiff University.  

During the initial 6 month General Practice placement, the post holder will be released from practice to attend weekly clinical skills study days facilitated by the Aneurin Bevan Care Academy Team.

These clinical skills days include;

Cytology, childhood immunisations, infection control, wound management including doppler training and compression bandaging, travel immunisations, asthma/COPD, diabetes, hypertension and heart failure, mental health and dementia, contraception, medicines management, men’s health, safeguarding, venesection.

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

Closing date: 22nd April 2021

Please note if receive high levels of interest, this post may be closed earlier.



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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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dawn Parry

Senior Nurse Transformation Academy

07583 100793