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Specialist Community Public Health Nurse – School Nurse

Band 6

Main area
School Nursing
Band 6
Part Time 30 hours a week
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Gaer Health Centre
£30,401 to £37,267 per annum pro rata
16/12/2019 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.


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


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


Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.



We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our forward thinking and innovative School Nursing Team in Newport Borough.

We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and innovative practitioner. The practitioner must be a Registered Nurse with a Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (SCPHN) -School Nurse qualification.

Our School Nursing Service comprises of skill mix teams that are structured to deliver core and targeted health input through the Healthy Child Wales Programme (0-7) and the Framework for School Nursing in Wales (2017) to all school aged children and their families.

The applicant should be able to demonstrate leadership skills, knowledge, skills and experience to meet the needs of the role. Applications from newly qualified SCPHN- School Nurses are welcomed as we have an excellent preceptorship programme to support your development.

In addition, applicants should have a strong public health focus and be fully committed to improving the health and wellbeing of our school aged population. You would be joining our service at an exciting time as we are currently transforming our service to meet the emotional wellbeing agenda for children and young people in Gwent.

Come and join our forward thinking, dynamic, innovative school nursing team in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. 

You must be able to meet the geographical needs of the role.

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

Closing Date: 16th December 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.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Julie Morgan - Public Health Nursing Borough Manager