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CAMHS Crisis Liaison Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Children's Centre, St David's Hospital, Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum
27/05/2018 23:59

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.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled and dynamic nurse to be part of a relatively new initiative in a Specialist CAMHS Crisis Liaison Service.  The post holder will have excellent assessment skills in assessing children and young people presenting in crisis.  The successful candidate will be able to work autonomously.  They will have experience of consultation and provision of training in a variety of settings.

The successful candidate will be expected to work a shift pattern of 3 long days covering 7 days a week, hours of work will be 9.30 am to 9.30 pm.  The successful candidate, along with other team members will be required to work an additional 6 hour shift once a month which will be utilised for a team meeting, supervision and training.

Ability to speak welsh is desirable.

Closing Date: 27th May 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

Ceri Lovell

Crisis Team Leader

Tel: 02920 536730