Cowbridge: 01446 772383

Llantwit Major: 01446 794080

St Athan: 01446 751751

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Youth  Information Page

Have a look at our new youth page and leave us some feedback on what should be included. SeeYouth Information (13-17)

Free NHS Courses in Cowbridge

Do you want to take control of your Pain? Are you living with Diabetes? Free NHS Courses available this Summer with the Education Programme for Patients @ Western Vale Family Practice, Cowbridge. See home page for more info.

Practice Leaflet

We have recently updated our Practice Leaflet. Please see Practice Brochure

Ovarian Cancer Awareness

March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. For more information about symptoms and support see https://www.targetovariancancer.org.uk/information-and-support/what-ovarian-cancer

Silver Carers Award

We are very proud to have made front page of the latest edition of Caring Times, as a result of us being the first Vale GP Practice to have been awarded the Silver Carers Award. See https://www.valeofglamorgan.gov.uk/Documents/Living/Social%20Care/Looking%20after%20Someone/Vale-Carers-NL-Jan-2019-Eng.pdf
Are you a carer? Are you cared for?
Make an appointment with Renae from our Nursing Team and she can help ensure you are getting support and advice. See Carers

Ear Syringing

From Monday 4 February 2019 the Practice will no longer be providing an ear syringing service with our Nurses. We have developed advice and helpful  information for patients which is available under the Services Tab – Ear Care.

Older People

A very helpful Directory of Services for older people produced by Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS) can be found under Patient Information/Older People

 

 

NURSE PRACTITIONER VACANCY

REPORTS TO: SENIOR NURSE PRACTITIONER (Nursing Team Manager)

ACCOUNTABLE TO: PRACTICE PARTNERS

Hours: 23 Hours (negotiable) ideally Monday-Thursday (am), Wednesday and Thursday (pm)

Salary: £37,000-£42,000 pro rata, equivalent to B7 Agenda for Change (negotiable depending on experience and skills)

Closing date: 15/04/2019

We currently have a rare opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner to join the expanding multi-disciplinary team at Western Vale Family Practice. This is an exciting time for our Practice as we are rapidly develop the Practice and the multi disciplinary team to meet the needs of Western Vale residents.

Western Vale Family Practice is proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We are a friendly, caring and forward thinking Practice. We provide quality services to a patient population of over 10,600 patients across the Western Vale of Glamorgan. We also undertake the vocational training of General Practitioners and Medical Students

Our main site, which is also our administrative centre, is in the purpose developed Health Centre in Cowbridge and we have branch surgeries in Llantwit Major Health Centre and St Athan. We offer a range of NHS and private services in the Practice via our multidisciplinary and highly skilled team. We currently have five GP Partners, three Salaried GPs, a Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurse, Nursing Assistant (Carer and Memory Champion) and a Cluster and Practice Pharmacist. We also employ around 20 members of staff across Management, Administrative and Reception areas.

As a Nurse Practitioner at Western Vale Family Practice, you will work as part of an established and supportive nursing team, delivering safe and effective Nurse Practitioner services and care. You will be responsible for a number of clinical areas such as minor illness, health promotion, chronic disease management, health prevention as well as supporting the Nursing team in the reviewing of clinical policies and procedures and supporting the mentoring of junior members of the Nursing team.

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:
• Continuation of NHS Pension Scheme
• 6.6 weeks A/L rising to 7.6 weeks pro rata (include B/H allowance)
• Access to confidential employee wellbeing and advice service
• Professional indemnity via state backed scheme and top up fees covered via the Practice
• Travel expenses between sites.

Please apply via NHS Jobs or send a CV to rhian.floyd2@wales.nhs.uk

If you would like more information about this post please contact Rhian Floyd, Practice Manager on 01446 777010 rhian.floyd2@wales.nhs.uk or Charlotte Torres, Senior Nurse Practitioner/Nurse Manager on 01446 772383 charlotte.torres@wales.nhs.uk

Contact Information

Cowbridge

Western Vale Family Practice

Cowbridge Health Centre

The Broad Shoard

Cowbridge

CF71 7DA

Tel. 01446 772383

Llantwit Major

The Clinic

Boverton Road

Llantwit Major

CF61 1XZ

Tel. 011446 794080

St Athan

The Surgery

The Square

St Athan

Barry

CF62 4PF

Tel. 011446 751751

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