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Sexual Health Practitioner

Employer
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Location
Pontypridd
Salary
£35,922 to £43,257 per annum pro rata
Closing date
24 May 2024

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Profession
Other Health Profession
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Job Details

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic Integrated Sexual Health team at our Dewi Sant Health Park Tertiary Clinic, as a Band 6 Integrated Sexual Health Practitioner.

Our Integrated Sexual Health Service offers: Contraception. Sexual Health screening, diagnosis, advice and treatment. Pregnancy advisory Clinics. Menopause Clinics. Specialist HIV Service amongst other specialities.

Our service also works collaboratively with Public Health Wales and local council initiatives delivering education and outreach contraception and sexual health services to young people and vulnerable clients in our community.

Main duties of the job

The post holder has direct clinical involvement and will be an experienced practitioner in Sexual & Reproductive Health e.g. Contraception & Sexual Health (ISH) /Termination of Pregnancy, Women's Health. The post holder will possess specialist knowledge and skills relating to these areas of work.

The post holder will be responsible for the development, implementation and delivery of quality care within the scope of agreed standards within the Integrated Sexual/Women's health Services, both in the clinic and community setting.

The post holder will be an autonomous practitioner and able to work as part of a team in all areas within the service provision.

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

About us

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is part of the NHS Wales family. Our Health Board provides primary, secondary and community health and wellbeing services to around 450,000 people living in three County Boroughs: Bridgend Merthyr Tydfil, and Rhondda Cynon Taf.

We live by our core values:
  • We listen, learn and improve
  • We treat everyone with respect
  • We all work together as one team

We are a proud local employer around 80% of our 15000 workforce live within our region, making our staff not only our lifeblood of our organisation but of the diverse communities that we serve.

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

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Nurse.
  • Family Planning Certificate/ FSRH Diploma.
  • STIF course/equivalent or prepared undertake.
  • Venepuncture.
  • Mentorship or equivalent. Non-medical prescriber or be prepared to undertake


Desirable

  • Teaching/Assessing Module or equivalent.
  • CSW smear takers course or be prepared to undertake.
  • Implant training or working towards.


Experience

Essential

  • Specialist working knowledge and relevant practical experience in Integrated Sexual & Reproductive Health [ISRH].
  • Relevant experience in relevant clinical area i.e. contraception, sexual & reproductive health.
  • Ability to produce written and verbal reports pertinent to the post, i.e. individual patient departmental documentation.


Desirable

  • Experience of audit/ recording in relation to patient quality data.
  • Evidence of showing development of leadership skills required for sphere of responsibility, i.e. organisational, interpersonal operational skills.
  • Evidence of multi-disciplinary working.


Abilities

Essential

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Has the ability to demonstrate empathy and understanding to others.
  • Able to work autonomously including managing own workload and delegating where appropriate.
  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Demonstrate good time management.


Desirable

  • Ability to speak Welsh.


Values

Essential

  • Enthusiastic and committed.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work under pressure.


Other

Essential

  • Ability to travel within geographical area in a timely manner.
  • Able to work hours flexibly.
  • Amenable to Service Changes.


Employer details

Employer name

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Address

Dewi Sant Health Park, ISH Services

Albert Road

Pontypridd

CF37 1LB

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

110-NMR208-0524

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