Upper GI Clinical Nurse Specialist
We provide healthcare services to people living in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough areas, serving a population of around 450,000. We are ideally situated between Wales’s capital city, Porthcawl to the west, and the stunning scenery in the Brecon Beacons.
Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.
We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race/nationality, religion/belief, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.
Cwm Taf Morgannwg is a Living Wage Employer.
Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.
All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh or English, and no preference will be given to applications submitted in either language.
Are you an excellent communicator? Are you passionate about delivering person centred care? Do have an interest in nursing patients with Upper gastrointestinal cancer? Then this exciting opportunity is for you. We are offering a permanent Band 6 position with the upper Gastrointestinal cancer team in Cwm Taf Morgannwg.
This opportunity will allow the right individual to gain a cancer nurse specialist role and develop their skills in cancer nursing.
You must be willing to work independently as well as function well within a team. You will be working under the guidance of our Upper GI and Pancreatic cancer nurse specialist, but will be expected to support patients and their families independently, undertaking assessment and providing relevant information, signposting and support.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Welsh language skills are desirable
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
Macmillan lead nurse for cancer services