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Staff nurse

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Princess of Wales Hospital
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum
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Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. 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.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


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


An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Inpatient Service for a punctual and reliable staff nurse with a flexible approach, to work as part of a large multi disciplinary team.

We are looking for a highly motivated person with an interest in working with children, young people and their families. As a band 5 nurse responsibilities would include delivering treatment packages to children and young people in our care. The successful candidate will have effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure. Experience of adult acute is desirable.

Following induction and training, the post holder will work with young people on our acute admissions ward, high care ward and autonomously in Community settings, adhering to Treatment Packages developed by the Consultant and Senior staff nurses, in accordance with agreed protocols.

The successful candidate must have the ability to work the full shift pattern within a Multidisciplinary setting, be a good team worker with the ability to be flexible with working hours and manage their time effectively. The post requires good liaison skills to work closely with other professionals and agencies, such as Social Services, Educational Departments and the Voluntary Sector.

There will be an Induction together with ongoing training and supervision. A Mentor will be provided.

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

Closing Date: 16th October 2018


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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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Rebecca James (Ward Manager) - 01656 674951