Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) Pain Management Service

Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
25 Mar 2019
28 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

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. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:trainworklivenorthwales.co.uk/

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ODP – Pain Management Interventional Service

We are looking to recruit an experienced, motivated ODP, within a permanent job opportunity to join our dynamic Pain Management (Outpatient) team. We can offer our ODP the opportunity to work in a varied, challenging but rewarding role in a friendly and supportive working environment. The role requires the postholder to work 7hrs per fortnight within our outpatient Interventional Service treating patients with a diagnosis of Chronic Pain. The Postholder will assist in the provision of a variety of Interventional procedures within this role .

You will demonstrate advanced specialist practice, undertaking holistic assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care for patients throughout the Pain Intervention pathway.

You will be responsible for the quality of care delivered within the clinical area, empowering and enabling the Pain Intervention team.

As a Senior ODP you will work collaboratively and co-operatively with members of the multi-disciplinary team to deliver a Pain Interventional Service and provide expert advice and support for other healthcare professional and agencies.

You will have opportunity to develop your skills through training within a supportive environment and team. The team are committed to providing innovative evidence-based assessment and treatment strategies for our patients with Chronic Pain.

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

Closing Date: 24th April 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Amanda Congreve /Ian Pricevia Pain Secretary - Donna Maguire
Tel: 01745 448395

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