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Nephrology and Transplant Nurse

Employer
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£28,834 to £35,099 per annum
Closing date
27 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Adult nurse, Renal nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Nephrology and Transplant Directorate includes the 20 bedded specialist Cardiff Transplant Unit on T5 and a 27 bedded nephrology ward on B5

Renal outpatients incorporating IV therapies and a dedicated dialysis unit, David Thomas Unit which has undergone a complete refurbishment

The Directorate offers a planned rotation programme through all the areas with the opportunity to complete a Degree or Masters level module in Renal Nursing.

There is a wide range of clinical skills and developmental opportunities available which are supported by a Practice Development Nurse Team.

Consideration will be given to the clinical area that you wish to be based in when you apply.

Main duties of the job

To be responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care without direction and supervision.

Demonstrate and supervise practice and procedures to registered and unregistered nursing staff to secure effective nursing practice.

To take a key role in the induction and mentorship of new and unregistered staff, and provide supervision.

There is a wide range of clinical skills and developmental opportunities available which are supported by a Practice Development Nurse Team.

Consideration will be given to the clinical area that you wish to be based in when you apply.

Shift Pattern: You will be able to work an E arly/Late or 3 x Long days, nights are 12 hour shift. The posts are permanent.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post English and/or Welsh 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 isCaring for People, Keeping People Well,and ourvision 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, Cardiffand 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.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered nurse
  • NMC registration
  • Degree/Diploma in Nursing
  • Evidence of CPD
  • Written and verbal skills


Experience

Essential

  • Experince in nursing experience


Desirable

  • Awareness of NHS


Skills

Essential

  • Interpersonal skills
  • Teaching skills
  • Meet and prioritise deadlines
  • Manage difficult situations
  • Organised
  • Use own initiative
  • CPD participation
  • IT skills
  • Research and audit
  • Analytical skills


special skills

Essential

  • NMC and professional conduct
  • Understanding of professional issues
  • Team work
  • Flexible to the service
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Positive attitude
  • Caring nature
  • Change agent


other

Desirable

  • Ability to speak Welsh


Employer details

Employer name

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Address

University Hospital of Wales

Heath Park

Cardiff

CF14 4XW

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

001-NMR232-0624

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