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Senior Nurse

Cardiff & Vale University Health Board
£51,706 to £58,210 per annum
Closing date
21 May 2024

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Band 8A
Contract Type
Full Time
Primary, Community and Intermediate Care Clinical Board (PCIC) are currently seeking highly motivated, experienced, nurse leaders for Senior Nurse positions to lead our Community Nursing teams hosted by the and South and East Localities. If you are looking for a dynamic, exciting new challenge within a nurse leadership role we would encourage you to apply.

The South & East Locality team is a dynamic, forward thinking team covering the Cluster areas of Cardiff East, Cardiff South East and City & South Cardiff.

Main duties of the job

The successful applicants will require a high level of competence to support the Locality Lead Nurse with the nursing agenda within the Locality and across the clinical board providing professional leadership, advice and support to nurses in the Locality and also to the Locality Management team. They will operationally and clinically lead nursing teams within specific areas of the Locality. Also key is the ability to support and develop our nursing teams to respond effectively to the changing agenda to ensure our services are fit for purpose and delivered in an innovative way.

The successful candidate will join PCIC clinical board at an exciting time whilst we strive to deliver on the UHB Nursing and Midwifery strategy developing community nursing and intermediate care services and implementing the UHB Shaping our future Wellbeing strategy.

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

About us

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is one of the largest Integrated Health Boards in the UK, employing over 15,000 staff, providing over 100 specialist services. Working across 6 hospital sites, we have a diverse range of career opportunities to offer. Serving around 500,000 people living in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, we are focussed on the health and care needs of our local population whilst working with our partners to develop regional services.

Our mission is Caring for People, Keeping People Well,and our vision is that every person's chance of leading a healthy life should be equal. As an organisation we are unashamedly ambitious for our population's health, rising to the challenges of today and tomorrow through our 10-year strategy, Shaping our Future Wellbeing. We are contributing to a healthier Wales with great emphasis placed on innovation and improvement, learning from around the world and leading the way in clinical research. Partnership working is strong at Cardiff and Vale, and we work closely with our staff and our community.

Cardiff, the thriving Welsh capital, is a fantastic city to live and work in with an abundance of sports, arts and cultural attractions. Situated to the west of Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan offers a combination of beautiful Welsh countryside and a dramatic natural coastline. Whether city life or rural living, Cardiff and the Vale offers the best of both worlds.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac

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Person Specification

qual, BSc, MSc, Leadeship


  • MsC


  • Safeguarding competency



  • Post Registration education/CPD in leadership


  • Service improvement course/experience



  • Communication, Multi-disciplinary working


  • Clinical Competency

Specialist knoweldge


  • Clinical Gov, Q& S


  • National policy and standards awareness

Personal attributes


  • Leadership styles, compassion


  • Work life balance

Employer details

Employer name

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board


South & East Locality

Cardiff Royal Infirmary, Newport Road


CF24 0SZ

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