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Macmillan Nurse Facilitator for Palliative & End of Life Care

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
£35,922 to £43,257 per annum pro rata
Closing date
22 Jul 2024

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The post holder will be a member of the Palliative & End of Life Care Nurse Facilitation Team, working within the North Wales Department for Specialist Palliative Care.

The post holder will contribute to the delivery of a high quality, accessible palliative care service, providing specialist support, training and education for palliative and end of life care.

They will be responsible for the coordination and delivery of the work and education streams for palliative and end of life care.

The post holder will complement the work of the acute and community nursing services providing palliative care training and education.

The post holder will be expected to work flexibly and rotate across North Wales communities as required to cover the service.

Main duties of the job

We are delighted to offer this exciting opportunity for an appropriately experienced and qualified nurse to work as part of the award winning Macmillan End of Life Care Nurse Facilitation Team to provide facilitation and support for the implementation of tools and training required to support high quality end of life care in a variety of settings, in North Wales. The post holder will work with the support of the Lead Nurse Facilitator for End of Life Care and the Specialist Palliative Care Team, working across a variety of settings, including, Care Homes, Community Hospitals, primary care and secondary care.

The post holder will support facilitation of end of life care programmes (Six Steps to Success), facilitating delivery on key aspects of implementation, development and evaluation of the strategic work streams. This role requires effective communication, co-ordination and negotiation skills which are essential to work in partnership across organisations.

Informal enquiries and visits are strongly encouraged.

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

About us

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and 'Proud to Lead' competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the Disability Confident Employer scheme.

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

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

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



  • Meets all essential criteria as per attached job description/person specification


  • Teaching experience



  • Meets all essential criteria as per attached job description/person specification


  • Experience in palliative care



  • Willingness to work flexibly

Employer details

Employer name

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board


Palliative Care Department, Caernarfon

Palliative Care Department, Bodfan Eryri, Caernarfon


LL55 2YE

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