When the practice is closed please call the Out of Hours Service on  01446 729562 for urgent medical attention.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency


Occasionally the Surgery will be closed on a Wednesday afternoon from 12:30pm for Clinical Training to take place.  If you call during these times your call will be diverted to the Out of Hours service.

The next date we are closed will be Tuesday 20th June.


We are pleased to announce that Nuffield Healthcare will now be offering private consulting rooms and physiotherapy facilities within the Health Centre (please see our Clinics & Services)


You can now use the internet to book appointments and request repeat prescriptions on-line


Please contact your Surgery to register for your on-line account


You are now able to order your repeat medication with your on-line account



bp_meter_readingDid you know that we now have a self-checking Blood Pressure Monitoring Machine which is situated in the waiting area. Please ask at the Front Reception Desk for Assistance.

Practice Vacancies

Practice Vacancies

  General Practice Nurse

JOB TITLE:                              GENERAL PRACTICE NURSE

REPORTS TO:                         NURSE PRACTITIONER


HOURS:                                   15-20 HOURS (negotiable) Monday/Wednesday/Thursday ideally

SALARY:                                 £23,500-£32,000 (pro rata) – Equivalent to B5/B6 Agenda for   Change (negotiable depending on experience and skills)

CLOSING DATE:                     29 JUNE 2017


An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Nurse to join the multi-disciplinary team at Western

Vale Family Practice. The Practice is proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred

healthcare supporting over 10,100 patients across the Western Vale of Glamorgan. We are a

friendly, innovative and high performing Practice, who undertake the vocational training of new

General Practitioners and Medical Students.


As a Practice Nurse at Western Vale Family Practice, you will work as part of an established and supportive nursing team undertaking a range of practice nurse duties with excellent opportunities for continued professional development, mentorship and support to progress your career in practice nursing. This will include management of long term conditions, cervical cytology, travel vaccinations and childhood immunisations. The post holder would be responsible for the delivery of basic practice nursing services care to the growing Practice population.


As a Practice we aim to ensure that staff are appropriately trained and confident in the work they do and we provide opportunities to continuously learn, develop, gain job satisfaction and reach their full potential. We also offer:

  • NHS Pension
  • Fully indemnity
  • 5 Weeks Annual Leave

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Rhian Floyd, Practice Manager 01446 777010 or Charlotte Torres, Nurse Practitioner 01446 772383.

Please apply either via NHS Jobs or by completing the Practice application form and sending your CV directly to


Rhian Floyd

Practice Manager

Practice Nurse Job Description

Practice Application Form


Job Vacancy 2


We are looking to recruit a number of Medical Receptionists to join our friendly team, initially on a temporary basis with a view to being made permanent. Hours are available Monday-Friday both mornings and afternoons. If you are interested and would like to apply for this post please contact Rhian Floyd, Practice Manager or Renae Crockford, Reception Manger on 01446 772383 for an informal discussion. A job description, person specification and application form can be downloaded below.

Job Title:          Medical Receptionist

Start Date:        ASAP

Hours:              To be agreed

Annual leave:    4 weeks

Hourly Rate:      £7.93 per hour

Optional Membership of the NHS Pension Scheme

Job Description


Please apply in writing enclosing a letter of application, CV & completed application form. Address you application to;

Mrs Rhian Floyd

Practice Manager

Western Vale Family Practice

Cowbridge Health Centre

The Broad Shoard


CF71 7DA