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Immunisation and vaccination
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 5
Contract
Fixed term: 6 months
Hours
Part time - 36 hours per week (Early, late or 12 hour shifts)
Job ref
070-MV7-0221-A
Employer
Powys Teaching Health Board
Employer type
NHS
Site
Builth Wells
Town
Builth Wells
Salary
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
07/03/2021 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Immunisation Clinician

NHS AfC: Band 5

Powys is cited as being a wonderful place to live and work.  It is a rural health setting where you can personally and professionally grow and patients are truly at the heart of care provision. If you are an ambitious professional in search of job satisfaction that others can only dream about, prepare for a very pleasant surprise as Powys is the place to be. We are looking for staff who have energy, enthusiasm, commitment and drive and who are patient-centred. Whatever your career aspirations, we are committed to supporting and developing you.

Powys Teaching Health Board is responsible for meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the population of Powys. As a rural health board we have around 133,000 people living across an area that is a quarter of the land mass of Wales. Powys is the largest county in Wales with Snowdonia to the North and the Brecon Beacons to the South, the spectacular scenery is something to behold.   Working in partnership, we commission and provide award-winning hospital, community, mental health and learning disability services, so our portfolio is varied and diverse. We are proud to offer patients an unrivalled level of care, not to mention a wide range of careers for professionals who want to make a real difference.  If working for Powys Teaching Health Board is something that is of interest, we may have an opportunity just for you!

Did you know – Powys Teaching Health Board accepts applications to retire and return from within the NHS in Wales. If you would like to know more, please contact the Powys Teaching Health Board Resourcing team on 01874 712580 or e-mail Powysresourcing@wales.nhs.uk

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Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

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


 

If you are looking for an exciting new chance to use your clinical skills to make a difference, working in a flexible environment, there is a fantastic opportunity to join our immunization team.

Working alongside the Immunization Team, Occupational Health and a wider vaccination team, within the post you would support the health board to meet the Welsh Government Targets for immunization and support the safe delivery of mass vaccination programme e.g. Covid-19, Influenza. This will include the routine immunization schedule, and offering vaccinations in response to emergency situations.

Any of the following are eligible with training to become a vaccinator?

Registered nurses/midwives (NMC)
Registered Doctors (GMC)
Physiotherapists (HCPC)*
Radiographers (HCPC)*
Pharmacists (GphC) [Primary Care & Hospital setting] *
Chiropodists and podiatrists*
Dental hygienist*
Dental therapist*
Dietitian*
Occupational therapist*
Optometrist*
Orthoptist*
Orthotist and Prosthetist*
Operating Department Practitioners
Speech and language therapists

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Jenny Spreafico
Job title
Senior Nurse for Vaccination and Immunisation
Email address
Jenny.Spreafico@wales.nhs.uk
Telephone number
07837 652766
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